May 2015

Sustainable travel funding awarded to Washington businesses

More than £27,000 in matched funding has been awarded to businesses in Washington for a range of sustainable travel initiatives

Low cost, low carbon car hire scheme to expand

A car club which offers low cost eco-friendly car hire to residents and businesses in the North East is to expand following a £260,000 boost.

Students star in film as they take steps towards independent travel

Students from Sunderland’s Barbara Priestman Academy have produced and starred in a short film about their experiences of travelling independently to and from school.

Sacred Heart Catholic High School steps into first place

Students at Sacred Heart Catholic High School in Newcastle have walked away with the top prize in a Tyne and Wear walking challenge.