National Sustainable Travel Award Winners 2018
The winners of the 2018 National Sustainable Travel Awards were announced at the Modeshift Convention, on Thursday 1st November, in Sheffield City Hall.
Cyclepods were proud to sponsor the Excellence in Cycling Award, and the winner was the “Bike Recycling” project from Central Bedfordshire, Luton and Bedford Borough Councils!
The runner up projects were “Spokestars” from Royal Borough of Greenwich and the “Northumberland Schools Cycle Support Project” from Northumberland County Council.
The annual awards are designed to recognise and reward Modeshift Members for schemes, projects or other activities that support and encourage sustainable travel, by highlighting best practice, showing innovation and being inspirational.
Members are invited to nominate initiatives they have been involved with, or those that have been undertaken in their area, that demonstrate the sustainable travel work of education providers (schools, colleges, universities), workplaces and community groups.
This year there were 9 categories including, best partnership, best sustainable travel initiative community, best sustainable travel initiative education, contribution to sustainable travel individual, contribution to sustainable travel organisation, contribution to sustainable travel team, excellence in cycling, excellence in walking and best project or initiative under £1,000.
Information about all award winners can be found at https://www.modeshift.org.uk/2018-awards