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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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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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Changing how we travel to school

In July 2018 Leeds City Council started the ongoing two year Air Quality School Programme. This programme aims to help raise air quality issues outside 30 schools in Leeds whilst promoting sustainable travel to school

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EXECUTIVE SUMMARY – Leeds

Reported Road Casualties in 2018 Date: 31 July 2019 EX E C U T I V E S UMMA R Y – L E E D S D I S T R I C T RTC STATISTICS OF 2018 In 2018, the number of road casualties in the district fell for the third consecutive year, […]

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Cycle to Work Day 2019

Cycle to Work Day is the UK’s biggest cycle commuting event.  It is a national event and this year it will be held on Thursday 8th August. It aims to encourage as many people as possible to take to two wheels and cycle to work for at least one day (and beyond, once people realise just […]

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Celebrating another awesome Schools Yorkshire Tour – 2019

Well done to all the schools that have taken 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 cycling skills. 14 Schools from […]

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Looking back ….. Clean Air Day 2019

Celebrating the success of clean Air day play streets On Thursday 20th June 2019 eleven schools across Leeds closed the streets outside their school for Clean Air Day.  Schools asked parents and careers to walk, cycle or scoot their children to school or park further away from the school entrance to enable pupils to play […]

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Schools Yorkshire Tour 2019

The Schools’ Yorkshire Tour is a large scale cycle baton relay aimed at primary, secondary and SEND schools across Yorkshire. It has been developed by eleven Local Authorities and various partners. The aim of the Schools’ Yorkshire Tour is to encourage more young people to take up cycling, promoting cycling as a fun, every day […]