Happy Xmas! Don't forget to take part in the 2019 Story Competition (£50 prize draw), read about how to submit a nomination next year for the national Awards programme, get some hints and tips about cycling over the winter!
This month read about the government's recent funding announcement for Bikeability in 2020/21; the success of the Bike To School Week campaign in September. Download resources and guides to help teachers and parents prepare for Bikeability training, and sign up to become an Ambassador.
This year the Bikeability Trust teamed up with Sustrans to promote Bike to School Week 2019. Well done to everyone who took part. There was a lot of very positive coverage - both nationally and also locally, thanks to the involvement of Bikeability providers.
Today’s busy traffic puts many people off venturing out on two wheels. Weekend’s cycling columnist Angellica Bell explores training courses for children and adults. With an interview with Amanda, recent Bikeability graduate.
The August newsletter contains more information about how you can get involved with Bike to School Week 2019 (23-27th September), and invites Bikeability Club members to sign-up as Bikeability Ambassadors.
With the mental wellbeing of children high on the UK’s agenda, a survey by The Bikeability Trust, the national charity for Bikeability, reveals more than a of third of parents (37%) say their child feels less stressed and more relaxed from cycling together with their family.