Category Archives: Brightkidz Blog

Inspiring safe, active travel for children – news and views from Brightkidz social enterprise.

Bright Pumpkin Hunt at Wicksteed Park

wicksteed pumpkin hunt

  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. PLEASE NOTE: This competition has now closed. We have left this information here to aid anyone wishing to hold a similar competition….

Brightkidz ST:EPS End of Term Celebration!

children scooting at Grange Primary

(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…

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…

Legs Matter!

stand up for legs

This year sees the first ever Legs Matter week, which aims to raise awareness of leg and foot health care across the UK. Issues relating to feet and legs are increasing, which is why healthcare professionals want to help people understand how to take better care of themselves. How does this relate to active travel?…

Atomic Habits For More Active Travel

Brightkidz Alison with James Clear

4 minute read:  There are lots of great books you can read that give an insight into how to change behaviour… either your own or those you are trying to influence.  My very favourite is Atomic Habits by US author James Clear so I was really excited to have a chance to meet him recently…