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Schools Travel Plan Toolkit Launched

How pupils and staff travel to and from school is an issue that affects everyone – from pupils who want to take their new scooter to school to parents taking their children to different schools, or local residents who get caught in traffic near schools. Peterborough City Council (PCC) is committed to not only reducing the amount of congestion caused…

Why not volunteer?

Looking for a new way to increase your health and well-being? Looking to learn more about Peterborough and the environment in which you live? Then why not volunteer for Walking for Health as Vivacity is looking for willing volunteers to help with this new project! The Volunteer Walk Leader course is a free one-day course…

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Why not ‘Like’ Travelchoice on Facebook and receive the latest articles, offers and news from the Travelchoice team? Or tweet us and let us know your sustainable transport experiences, events or ideas? Both Facebook and Twitter are great ways to follow the Travelchoice team, to see what we’re up to across the city and also…

Peterborough Parkrun

Since their inception in August 2013, the success of Peterborough Parkruns has continued to grow. The attendance record was broken on January 25th by 30 people, with a total of 317 runners completing the course at Ferry Meadows! Since the inaugural Parkrun last August 1,458 different runners, including participants from 115 athletics clubs, have covered…

Sporting Saturday

On Saturday 18th January 2014, the Mayors Charity Committee hosted Peterborough’s first ever Sporting Saturday sports and leisure event for people with disabilities, their family members and carers. The event which took place at The Cresset in Bretton allowed more than 40 organisations and clubs to showcase the facilities they provide for able-bodied and disabled…

Car Sharing

Register to the Peterborough car share scheme, designed to make it as easy as possible for you to find a potential match for your journey. It is completely FREE to use and has been designed for both drivers and passengers and can be used to find a match for one-off trips or regular journeys. For…

Personalised Travel Plans

Over the next few months Sustrans will be working in the Ortons to help residents make informed choices about the way they travel. Sustrans will be working in partnership with Travelchoice and Peterborough Environment City Trust (PECT), as well as other local groups. The aim of the project is to encourage people to think about…

Pedal Power Challenge at Party in the Park

A great big thank you and congratulations goes to Peterborough Environment City Trust for generating 682Wh! PECT will soon be able to claim their well deserved prize of an electric bike for their company. Travelchoice is also pleased to say that on this occasion they are able to provide a second prize to City College…

Life of Pi

Life of Pi¬†will be showing under the stars at an outdoor cinema near you. The cinema is powered entirely by pedal power and is completely free. Join Travelchoice on the 21st of September and arrive at 7pm to get a good spot, set up your picnic things and watch a short animated film before the…