Lambeth Council - Low Traffic Neighbourhoods

Lambeth Council is establishing low traffic neighbourhoods to make active travel more appealing to residents

Southwark Council - Cutting Carbon Emissions

Southwark is taking steps to continue to cut the council’s carbon emissions and have already cut them by 37% since 2010.

Nottingham City Council - Travel Planning for Jobseekers

The jobseeker travel support service offers eligible participants advice, support, journey planning journey buddying and referrals to cycle support services to help address barriers to accessing employment and training.

Waltham Forest Council - The Enjoy Waltham Forest Programme

The Enjoy Waltham Forest programme was started to get people on their bikes, but has had far-reaching positive effects.

Stevenage Borough Council - Sustainable Transport

Stevenage Borough Council is taking a sustainable approach to transport across the borough.

Stockport Council – Improving Transport Infrastructure

Stockport Council is encouraging more residents to use public transport, as well as making journeys by walking and cycling.

Southampton City Council – Electric Vehicles

To encourage greater use of electric vehicles amongst businesses and residents, Southampton City Council is installing electric vehicle charging points across the city.

Southampton City Council – Taxi licensing

Southampton City Council is participating in a Hampshire-wide initiative to encourage more people to walk and cycle.

Southampton City Council – My Journey

Southampton City Council is participating in a Hampshire-wide initiative to encourage more people to walk and cycle.

Southampton City Council - Cycling network

To encourage more residents to use their bikes, Southampton City Council are opening a network of cycle routes between the city centre and suburbs.

Southampton City Council – Clean Buses

Southampton City Council has been awarded money to upgrade the city's bus fleet which will help tackle poor air quality.

Plymouth City Council – Cycle Champions

As part of encouraging more people to cycle in the city, Plymouth City Council has appointed a cycling champion to lead the council's work on cycling.

Oxford City Council - Electric Vehicle Charging Points

Oxford City Council is investing in electric vehicle charging points, with a goal of installing 100 across the city, using different types of technology.

Oxford City Council - Electric Vehicle Summit

To encourage greater use of electric vehicles in Oxford and beyond, Oxford hosts an annual electric vehicle summit bringing together experts and practitioners on electric vehicles.

Oxford City Council – Clean Buses

Oxford City Council has secured funding to upgrade their bus fleet and tackle toxic air pollution.

Lewisham Council – Parking Charges consultation

Lewisham Council is looking at how best to change parking charges in the borough, putting tackling the climate emergency at the heart of any new proposals.

Lewisham Council – Active School Travel

Lewisham Council is working with the Youth Mayor and schools across the borough to tackle the climate emergency and become a greener borough.

Harrow Council – Increasing the number of electric vehicle charging points

Harrow Council is using Transport for London funding to invest in electric vehicle infrastructure in Harrow.

Bridgend Council – Active Travel

Bridgend Council are using grant money from the Welsh Government to invest in cycling and walking infrastructure in the area.

Hackney Council - School Streets

School streets is a pioneering programme which closes roads around schools at the start of the end of the school day, reducing pollution round schools and encouraging people to use public transport or walk instead.

Doncaster Council - Active Travel

Doncaster Council has brought together partners from across the borough to promote active and healthier travel which will take vehicles off the roads.



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