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Hi, I’m Toby and I normally work within Waltham Forest Council’s Enjoy team, working specifically on their behaviour change programme. At the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, I was redeployed to at ZED Waltham Forest, our sustainable delivery service. In the first few weeks, our main priority was supporting Waltham…

Re-introducing school streets to support your travel

Waltham Forest Council will be re-introducing School Streets as part of the phased return of children back to school, from day one of their return. School Streets are a school-led initiatives to improve road safety and air quality around schools for pupils, residents, parents and staff and are now an…

Youngsters enjoying cycle training

Sustainable ZED supporting the Forest

Hi, I’m Toby and I normally work within Waltham Forest Council’s Enjoy team, working specifically on their behaviour change programme. At the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, I was redeployed to at ZED Waltham Forest, our sustainable delivery service. In the first few weeks, our main priority was supporting Waltham…

Walking and Cycling during COVID-19

Here at Enjoy Waltham Forest, we are striving to keep on improving our walking and cycling for residents during this time. Waltham Forest Council is looking into a range of measures on our road network to respond to social distancing requirements during the coronavirus pandemic. There are various emergency measures…

Waltham Forest Cycle Parking Boost!

Transport for London (TfL) has recently announced the award of more than £3.5million to 30 London boroughs this week, to create over 7,800 new cycle parking spaces across London. Waltham Forest Council was at the forefront receiving a whopping £490,000 to help deliver new cycling parking at stations, schools, town…

More secure cycle parking available at Walthamstow Central

11 July 2019 Parking a bike securely at Walthamstow Central has now become even easier after Waltham Forest Council doubled the size of one of the station cycle hubs. The Selborne Road hub which was originally installed in 2015 has recently expanded from providing 80 cycle spaces to 156 spaces…

Celebrating five years of Enjoy Waltham Forest

25 March 2019 Today Walking and Cycling Commissioner Will Norman heard first-hand how improvements to Waltham Forest’s road network was helping to improve the health and well-being of our residents. To mark the fifth anniversary of Waltham Forest Council winning the bid of £27million Mini-Holland funding from Transport for London…

Waltham Forest bags transport awards

13 March 2019 Waltham Forest Council has bagged two transport industry awards for the recent improvements that have been made to roads for pedestrians, cyclists, buses and motor vehicles. The borough secured the highest accolade of Transport Borough of the Year at the London Transport Awards on Thursday 7 March,…

Team members collecting their award