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Suffolk to take part in trial walking and cycling on prescription scheme

Suffolk to take part in trial walking and cycling on prescription scheme

Posted: Tue, 23 Aug 2022 15:31

Walking and cycling to improve mental and physical health is to be offered by GPs in Suffolk as part of a nationwide trial.

The county is one of just 11 areas in England to take part in the £12.7... Read More »

Tags: Active, Active Travel, Bike, Cycle, Walk

Could your walking or cycling project benefit from the Suffolk Climate Action Community Match Fund?

Could your walking or cycling project benefit from the Suffolk Climate Action Community Match Fund?

Posted: Wed, 29 Jun 2022 12:33

A £150,000 fund has been opened to applications from not-for-profit organisations looking to deliver community-based carbon reduction projects in Suffolk.

The Suffolk Climate Action Community Match... Read More »

Tags: Active, Active Travel, Climate Change, Cycling, Environemnt, Funding, Walking

Suffolk residents encouraged to use their Quiet Lanes

Suffolk residents encouraged to use their Quiet Lanes

Posted: Wed, 25 May 2022 13:37

People in Suffolk are being encouraged to explore more of the beautiful countryside on their doorstep through the growing Quiet Lanes initiative.

Quiet Lanes is a nationally recognised designation for narrow,... Read More »

Tags: Active Travel, Physical Activity, Public Footpaths, Suffolk

Suffolk Schools step up for Walk to School week

Suffolk Schools step up for Walk to School week

Posted: Mon, 16 May 2022 10:10

For this year's Walk to School Week (16-20 May), Suffolk County Council is supporting schools to take part in its Keep Moving Suffolk Walking Challenge.

Following the success of last year's challenge, almost... Read More »

Tags: Active Travel, Schools, Suffolk, Walk to School, Walking, Walking to School

Suffolk schools recognised for encouraging sustainable travel and road safety

Suffolk schools recognised for encouraging sustainable travel and road safety

Posted: Wed, 13 Apr 2022 15:17

Pupils at three Suffolk schools have been recognised for their efforts in promoting active and sustainable travel.

Wetheringsett Manor School, Castle Hill Infant and Junior School and Thurston Church of... Read More »

Tags: Active, Active Travel, Children and young people, Cycling, Ipswich, Primary School, Schools

School children in Grundisburgh enjoy a day of BMXing with RideSmart

School children in Grundisburgh enjoy a day of BMXing with RideSmart

Posted: Tue, 21 Dec 2021 08:00

Grundisburgh Primary School were one of three lucky schools across the county to win a days cycle coaching with former BMX national champion, John Stockwell, following their participation in the Women's... Read More »

Tags: Active Schools, Active Suffolk, Active Travel, Activity, BMX, Cycling, RideSmart

New cycle parking installed thanks to Government’s Active Travel Fund

New cycle parking installed thanks to Government’s Active Travel Fund

Posted: Wed, 12 May 2021 09:41

Four new cycle parking stands have been installed in Hadleigh town as a result of the Government's Active Travel Fund to help make cycling safer and easier for local residents and visitors.

One of the positives... Read More »

Tags: Active, Active Suffolk, active travel, cycling

C3 are inviting Harbour and Kirkley residents to join their local walk

C3 are inviting Harbour and Kirkley residents to join their local walk

Posted: Tue, 30 Mar 2021 17:33

We may be told we need to eat healthy food and exercise more, but often the neighbourhoods we live in don't make it easy. We can try on our own to make healthy choices... but wouldn't it be good if neighbourhoods... Read More »

Tags: Active, Active Suffolk, Active Technology, Active Travel, Harbour, Kirkley, community, walking

Suffolk County Council launches new website to support sustainable travel

Suffolk County Council launches new website to support sustainable travel

Posted: Mon, 08 Mar 2021 11:35

The Way To Go Suffolk website provides information and advice on walking, cycling, public transport, car sharing and electric vehicles.

Created by merging the existing content on Suffolk Spokes and the... Read More »

Tags: Active, Active Suffolk, Active Travel