West Midlands

SS St Peter & Paul Catholic Primary School, Coventry

Pupils at SS St Peter & Paul Catholic Primary School in Coventry attending a breakfast session.

Twelve schools in Coventry have been taking part in The Big Pedal, the UK’s largest cycling, walking and scooting challenge for schools. The annual contest, which started on Monday 25 March and runs...
1 April 2019
Castle Vale resident John Shearer standing beside a roadside

Castle Vale resident and volunteer, John Shearer, is helping to create an age-friendly environment in Tyburn, Birmingham.

Since last June, over 30 volunteers in Birmingham have signed up to our community-led project to tackle social isolation by improving accessibility and creating an age-friendly environment. For many...
28 March 2019
Clifton suspension bridge at night
Bristol 06-07 July 2019
Nightrider will return to the streets of Bristol in 2019! Register to join our team and hundreds of other cyclists before 31 March 2019 for only £35.  As the UK's first Cycling City, Bristol is one...
photo of wide pavement and road

Sustrans are working with the community to make the local area age friendly for pedestrians and cyclists.

We've recently launched an exciting community-led project to tackle social isolation and turn Birmingham streets into friendly environments for people.  Working in Castle Vale, Pype Hayes, Birches...
25 October 2018
School children walk on a National Cycle Network route

Sustrans has launched Feet First Families in Hereford

We are very excited about the launch of the Feet First Families initiative in Hereford. We will be delivering free walking activities and promotions to schools and colleges in the Hereford area. The...
8 October 2018

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