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NHS Sustainability Day 28th March 2012

 

Poll

Is your NHS trust taking part in NHS Sustainability Day and are they hosting any Cycle related Events?

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1. Dr Bike Workshop
 
50% (1 votes)
2. a Police Cycle Security awareness event
 
0% (0 votes)
3. Bike to Work Breakfast
 
0% (0 votes)
4. Promotional stall for Cycling
 
50% (1 votes)
5. Promotional Stall on Active/Sustainable Travel
 
0% (0 votes)
6. Other activity?
 
0% (0 votes)
7. No?
 
0% (0 votes)
 

NHS Sustainability Day 28th March 2012

An ideal opportunity to promote Active & Sustainable Travel within your NHS Organisation. also to:- *A sustainability awareness day held on the date. *Pledges to change actions to become more sustainable. *Publicised site based initiatives in advance of the event. *Non clinical and clinical actions on the day so that all aspects of healthcare delivery are considered from all stakeholders. *Initiatives focussed on clinical practise/local sourcing of food/low carbon menus/procurement/travel/walk to work day etc.

NHS Sustainability Day 28th March 2012

http://www.nhssustainabilityday.co.uk/index.html

An ideal opportunity to promote Active & Sustainable Travel within your NHS Organisation.

Suggested cycle related activities;

* Hold a Dr Bike - invite a local cycle retailer to visit your site and possible give a free Health check on your employees Bicycle's ready for Spring and the coming Easter Holidays.

* Invite the Local Police to security mark employee’s cycles, usually given free of charge.

* Invite your local CTC Rep or Sustrans Ranger or Cycle Campaign group to your site to set up a stall to help promote cycling within your area.