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Better by

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Transport for Slough has successfully received funding from the Department for Transport’s Access Fund 2. The funding is a continuation on the three year access fund programme.

Access Fund 2 will support the Better by… campaign to get Slough workplaces, schools, job seekers and the wider Slough community using smarter modes.

Initiatives we offer

  • One-to-one cycle training and scooter training for children and adults across the borough.
  • Bike surgeries - free bicycle checks, minor repairs and maintenance advice for members of the public, schools and employees.
  • Journey planning for jobseekers, young people seeking education, and employees and residents seeking training opportunities.
  • Cycling and walking competitions and competitive events.
  • Travel planning advice for schools and businesses.
  • Road safety awareness and advice.
  • Advising businesses on implementing cycle to work schemes and achieving travel plan targets.
  • Providing matched funding to businesses and community groups to implement sustainable transport facilities such as cycle parking, shower facilities etc.
  • Access to and promotion of the Cycle Hire Slough scheme.

Road Safety E-Resources

The Better by team have created this table of Road Safety E-Resources for children and parents with free useful guidance, exercises, and videos. They are a great way for kids to develop their knowledge of road safety and prepare them for when they get out and active again.   

Find out more

Advice for businesses / Advice for schools / Advice for communities  

Please get in touch with the Better by... team for more information: Betterby@slough.gov.uk

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