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Tyre Safety Month 2019

1st – 31st October 2019 Look who’s talking This year the Influencing Travel Behaviour Team are supportinh Tyre Safety month. We want to spread the word about how important tyre safety is, by reminding drivers of the importance of frequent tyre pressure checks to improve road safety, reduce motoring costs and be kinder to the […]

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Influencing Travel Behaviour Support for Businesses

Do you have high numbers of employees who travel to work by car? Do you want to try and reduce this number? Or to improve safety for those who drive, their passengers, or other road users including pedestrians and cyclists? Leeds City Council’s Influencing Travel Behaviour team can offer advice, activities, events and resources to […]

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Student Guide to Road Safety

Whether you’re just starting out on your FE journey, part way through or entering your final year, the chances are that a large part of your student life will be spent socialising, possibly involving a drink (or two!). But drink (and drugs) can affect how we behave – they reduce our inhibitions and may affect […]

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Modeshift STARS

Modeshift STARS is the national schools awards scheme that has been established to recognise schools that have demonstrated excellence in supporting cycling, walking and other forms of sustainable travel. The scheme encourages schools across the country to join in a major effort to increase levels of sustainable and active travel. In order to improve the […]

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Travelling by bus in Leeds

Bus Travel in Leeds Buses are important to keep our city moving and working. They provide links to jobs, education, training, shopping and health services. Over 250,000 bus journeys are currently made every day in Leeds and 15% of the city’s working residents travel to work by bus. Planning Your Journey by Bus For tools […]

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Project Edward 2019

A DAY WITHOUT FATALITIES ON EUROPE’S ROADS is the aim of Project EDWARD each year. If you were wondering what this is all about, then we can tell you quite simply. Project EDWARD is about bringing people together from across Europe (and beyond) with the common goal of saving lives. This year’s day of action […]

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Influencing Travel Behaviour – Autumn 19 Newsletter for Schools

Issue 2 Schools Yorkshire Tour 2019 Well done to all the schools who took part in the Schools Yorkshire Tour 2019. The cycle baton relay aimed at primary, secondary and SEND schools across Yorkshire was originally  created by Leeds City Council to encourage our children and young people to cycle to school whilst improving their […]

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September means one thing – School’s Back!

Whether you’re a parent, grandparent, child minder or driver, it’s important that you take extra care on the roads this September and encourage your children to do the same. It’s a well-known fact that the start and end of the school day brings an increase in traffic and congestion around schools. The ‘school run’ is […]