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Move in March

Throughout March we’ve got a month of fun, free activities to help you keep active and Move in March . Replace four wheels with two feet We've teamed up with the Go Jauntly walking app to help you discover an inspiring collection of local walks and challenges. To find out how to get involved, visit...

Millbrook Roundabout works entering final phase

The major project on Millbrook Roundabout will be switching to its fourth and final phase this weekend - over a week earlier than expected. The changeover to phase four is planned to happen on Saturday 23 February between 8pm and 6am. Favourable weather conditions and good planning have allowed...

Southampton schoolboy champions road safety on the school run

A local schoolboy is celebrating a different kind of achievement following the installation of a new zebra crossing on Spring Road, Southampton. Nine year old James Stinchcombe, who attends Ludlow Primary School, has been calling for a pedestrian crossing on a busy section of Spring Road to improve...

Work starting on two major cycling improvement projects this month

Work is set to begin this month on two major projects to dramatically transform the cycling experience in Southampton. The first will see the creation of new continuous, safe and segregated cycle paths along both sides of Inner Avenue . These 'Copenhagen style' segregated cycle lanes will be the...

Cough cough, engine off!

Portsmouth City Council tells motorists 'Cough, cough. Engine off' in a new anti-idling campaign. Launched in January, the campaign encourages drivers to switch off their engines when stationary to reduce the amount of harmful emissions polluting the air we breathe. Through the campaign, the...
Air your views competition

Calling all secondary schools and sixth form colleges whose students have an interest in improving air quality and/or working in film or TV!

Have you heard about our ‘Air Your Views Competition’ where entrants have the chance to win the fantastic prize of visiting the BBC South, Broadcasting House in Southampton to watch a live filming of the BBC South Today News Programme and to tour their studios and Radio Solent?

Millbrook Roundabout Reconstruction - Phase 3

Phase 3 of the Millbrook Roundabout works commences on Monday 7th January and is set to last until Sunday 3rd March. Phase 3 includes the south east quarter of the roundabout and First Avenue southbound up to City Depot (see map below). There will be no access into or out of Third Avenue at the...

St John's Primary and Nursery School leads the way for healthier, cleaner school travel in Southampton

St John’s Primary and Nursery School has partnered with Southampton City Council and Balfour Beatty Living Places to implement a timed road closure outside the school at drop-off and pick-up times. This closure is the first of its kind in the city and has been undertaken to address the risk of...

Bike It Southampton & South Hampshire 2017/18 Summary Report

Sustrans have been working with Southampton City Council to deliver Bike It activities across a number of schools within the city since April 2012. This year, Southampton and South Hampshire school pupils have shown great progress in mode shifting to active travel modes and away from car use...

Park & Ride into Portsmouth this Black Friday

The Portsmouth Park & Ride will be running an enhanced service for Black Friday shopping events this weekend (23 - 25 November). Starting on Friday, buses will run more frequently than usual with the last bus departing the Hard Interchange at 10.30pm. On Saturday buses will run every 5 minutes...

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