Bright Pumpkin Hunt at Wicksteed Park

We’ve teamed up with the fabulous Wicksteed Park in Kettering Northamptonshire for an autumn half term competition. Come and join Wicky’s Pumpkin Hunt and find out how to Be Bright Be Seen. If you are in the Northamptonshire area during half term you can take part, head for Wicksteed Park and join Wicky’s Pumpkin Hunt….

Brightkidz is celebrating a big funding boost

 “We can now promote healthier, safer and environmentally friendly travel to young teens” A £5,000 funding boost from the Northamptonshire Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner will enable Brightkidz to roll out its ST:EPS project and promote road safety and active travel education to teenagers. Brightkidz was among 12 local community groups to be awarded the…

Brightkidz ST:EPS End of Term Celebration!

(2 minute read) What a brilliant few months it has been for our ST:EPS schools… we decided to share all the wonderful achievements of our participating schools. The biggest triumph by far was Grange Primary School attaining their Bronze Modeshift STARS award. The whole school worked hard to achieve it, including a fun and exciting…

Grange Primary Academy leads the way

Grange Primary Academy has become the first school in Northamptonshire to achieve a national accreditation for helping more children regularly walk, cycle and scoot. The Department of Transport recently awarded the Kettering school its prestigious Modeshift STARS bronze award, as a result of their ongoing work with local social enterprise, Brightkidz. Teachers and pupils at…

How Will You Get to School?

how will you get to school guide

Is your child starting primary school soon? Embark on your school adventure with good travel habits from the start and plan your journey well so your child can join in with your school’s active travel initiatives – walking, cycling, scooting, ‘park and stride’ or taking the bus. Help your children to be healthier, happier, more…

Shared Experiences and the Women’s Tour

(2 minute read) It was great to discover that the OVO Women’s Tour was coming into the Midlands again this year, especially as it was cutting through Rugby, which is where I live! A Cycling Spectacle Last Thursday – a slightly soggy morning – I donned my waterproofs and stood on a tight bend leading…