Letters | School Streets Intitiative

Dear School Streets…

Posted Posted in Letters

Every now and again, any type of campaigning or advocacy work feels like it’s going nowhere. But then, something happens and you get complete clarity as to why you are doing it. A week ago was such a moment when in the School Streets letterbox was a bunch of handwritten letters from a school in […]

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DfT on moving traffic offences: it’s coming from June 2022!

Posted Posted in News

Update January 2022: In a response to Lloyd Russell-Moyle, MP for Brighton, Kemptown, Trudy Harrison, the current Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Transport) replied: The regulations giving effect to the moving traffic enforcement powers under Part 6 of the Traffic Management Act 2004 are scheduled to be laid on 27 January, and planned to come into […]

Emergency School Streets | School Streets Initiative

Emergency School Streets

Posted Posted in Covid

Need for distancing accelerates school streets programme throughout the UK At the beginning of May, the Department for Transport mandated all local authorities to implement measures to enable people to distance safely as we face a global health crisis. After links began to emerge between worsening implications of the coronavirus and sedentary lifestyle as well […]