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FREE Clean Air Schools Pack

FREE Clean Air Schools Pack

Children are some of the most vulnerable to dirty air. The health effects include: asthma, reduced lung capacity and can even impact their brain development. That’s why Friends of the Earth are relaunching their Clean Air Schools Pack this October. The Pack, designed with teachers, transforms...

£6.93m grant for extending the Eclipse service in Gosport

The First Bus Eclipse service, which opened in 2013 has been granted £6.93m from the Department for Transport to extend the route into Gosport town centre. Councillor Mark Hook, leader of Gosport Borough Council, welcomed the news. He said: ‘This is really exciting news to hear for Gosport. ‘This...
Drawing competition winners announced!

Drawing competition winners announced!

How Could You Travel to School? 2016/17 Drawing Competition Drawing competition winner Sophie K from Park View Junior School as the winner with her entry “ Sky Walker ” above. Other prize winners: Freddie R (Parsonage Farm Infant & Nursery School); Molly E (Shakespeare Infant School); James P (...

Have some half term fun with New Forest Walking Festival!

D-day remains, wild play activities and fascinating wildlife are just some of the treats that await you in the fifth New Forest Walking Festival, from 14 – 29 October 2017. The festival boasts 75 guided walks led by local experts who will take you behind the scenes to discover more about the Forest...
39 Hampshire schools are awarded Modeshift STARS awards!

39 Hampshire schools are awarded Modeshift STARS awards!

Congratula tions to the 39 schools below for achieving the Bronze, Silver and Gold Modeshift STARS awards for their contribution to reducing cars on the school run. Bronze level Alderwood School (Infant Site) Alton Infant School Bohunt School Burlsedon CE Infant School Burlsedon Junior School...
Park and Stride in a Healthy New Town

Park and Stride in a Healthy New Town

A new project that encourages youngsters to walk to school has been introduced in Whitehill & Bordon as part of the Healthy New Town programme. The My Journey ‘Park and Stride’ scheme, coordinated by Hampshire County Council with support from the Whitehill & Bordon Regeneration Company and...
YoBike Southampton launch event

Want to cycle but don’t have a Bike? You can with YoBike Southampton for just £1 per hour

YoBike, the UK’s first large-scale dockless bike-sharing system, is expanding its initiative to Southampton. Free of docking stations, YoBike offers riders a seamless, hassle-free experience. By using a mobile app, riders can find and unlock YoBikes at parking spots around the city and ride them...

Pompey in the Community launch campaign to raise £6000 for new wheelchair bikes

From October 12-14 Pompey in the Community will be cycling a disability wheelchair carrier bike all the way from Derby to Portsmouth. Covering 195 miles and using a bike that weighs more three times an average bike, they aim to raise a total of £6,000 to purchase two new wheelchair bikes for the...
Cycle to Work Day - 13th September 2017

Cycle to Work Day - 13th September 2017

Cycle to Work Day encourages adults across the UK to get on their bike and give cycle commuting a go for one day. Why – because cycling to work is brilliant! It’s an easy way to boost your health and fitness, improve your wellbeing and show some love to the environment.

Travelling to Victorious festival this weekend?

Portsmouth hosts its annual Victorious festival in Southsea, Portsmouth this weekend. The three day festival runs from Friday 25th to Sunday 27th August 2017. If you are going here's some top tips on travelling to the festival by public transport or by bike. There's a bespoke Park and Ride service...

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