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School Travel Plans. What is a school travel plan?. An action plan that looks at ways to reduce the number of car trips on the journey to school. Provides a one off payment to school of £3750 + £5 per pupil. School Travel Plans. What is so important about how we choose to travel ?.

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School travel plans

School Travel Plans

What is a school travel plan?

An action plan that looks at ways to reduce the number of car trips on the journey to school.

Provides a one off payment to school of £3750

+ £5 per pupil


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School Travel Plans

What is so important about how we choose to travel ?


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walking helps to keep you fit

We want more people to walk,

if they can, because....


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less cars on the road

more walking =


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safer places

to cross

fewer cars on the road =


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less pollution

more walking

& fewer car journeys =


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Less pollution will help reduce

global

warming


The school travel survey

Do you remember this?

The school travel survey

207 surveys were returned

This is what the survey told us…..


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school

How pupils get to

St Thomas Primary School


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home

How pupils get home

from St Thomas Primary School


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How pupils would like to travel to and from

St Thomas Catholic Primary School


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This tells us some people travel half a mile or less by car

distance and mode analysis

St Thomas Primary School


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school travel by bus walk to school travel by car would car share

Post code mapping

This map shows where children travel from and how


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Other issues

  • The buses

  • buses are irregular & not trustworthy

  • The roads

  • volume of traffic on Stanton and Nottingham Road builds up and blocks the crossing

  • vehicles don't always stop at red light on Nottingham Rd/Stanton road junction, lorries block your view of the green man and there's no sound to let you know you can cross.


These are some of the ideas we have had to include in our travel plan

These are some of the ideas we have had to include in our travel plan


To take part in walk to school week

School Travel Plan idea

To take part in Walk to School Week


Encouraging people to car share

to reduce traffic around school by

Encouraging people to car share

Encouraging people to park away from school and walk the last distance in. This is called Park & Stride


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School Travel Plan

and it’s not just for pupils –

teachers will be encouraged to take part as well.


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  • What next?

  • Let us know what you think

  • Do you have any other ideas?


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