March 2015

Young people with learning disabilities launch easy-to-read map for South Tyneside

Students from Epinay Business and Enterprise School Post-16 Unit in South Tyneside have created an easy-to-read map of their local area to encourage more young people to get out and active.

Awards recognise Tyne and Wear’s Freight industry

The freight industry took centre stage at the first Tyne and Wear Freight Partnership awards on 4 March 2015, which recognised talent from across the sector.

Free bike scheme gives employees a boost

A free bicycle loan scheme has been helping a North East commuter keep fit and healthy this spring.

Pupils organise Walk to School Wednesday campaign

Students at Monkseaton High School have created their own competition and marketing campaign, designed to encourage their fellow pupils to become more active by walking to school at least once a week.