So how many #parkactivities can you fit within ONE car parking space? 1. Travelling outdoor library 1. Café terrace 2. Green-schools Officers 1. Outdoor yoga class Today is #Parkingday, and no, that doesn’t celebrate the parking of vehicles! Park(ing) Day invites citizens, businesses & Local Authorities Ireland to commandeer a parking space to create a new PARKspace and […]
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Great coverage in the Irish Times of Cyclist.ie’s «Get to School on your own Fuel» campaign – the simple, yet sadly radical, idea of getting to school on foot or by bike (or scooter or skate board)… and checking out routes in advance of the schools opening. Well done to Allison Roberts in Clon Bike […]
The team at the Clonakilty Bicycle Festival started a new podcast this year. Now on it’s 7th episode they started the podcast to spread the news about this year’s festival, and have decide to keep it going on a weekly basis year round! Already on the podcast are interviews with Tahverlee at warmshowers.org, Mairead Forsythe (Love30-Ireland), a […]
Alicia Díez has created a video during the Covid-19 lockdown with the participation of youngsters and some adults of the five partnerts. Thanks to all the people who pitched in. This video covers the first threee LTTs in Spain, Ireland and Denmark. Alicia has done a time-consuming and excellent job. Kudos for her!
Are you ready to be amazed??? Just click here: https://clonakiltybicyclefestival.org/bikefest2020/
By Allison Roberts This year the Clon Bike Fest will widen its spokes, reaching wide and inviting bicycle lovers all over the world to participate in a series of events, online and on your bike – and all of our Erasmus+ friends from Spain, Lithuania, Denmark and Dublin are invited!!! Spread the word to all […]
By Allison Phillips Girls from Friary Girl’s National School, Dundalk cycling to school on the two-way cycle lane. Source: Green-Schools I’m sure you can hear it, every time you leave the house for a walk within your 2km radius, it’s quiet. Before the Covid-19 changes, the humming sounds of urban life were a constant ringing in […]
By Rebecca Flannagan Following the temporary closure of schools, Green-Schools havelaunched their latest project Green-Schools Stay Home. https://greenschoolsireland.org/greenschools_stay_home_travel/ Green-Schools Officers around the country are developing new andinteractive activities that students can take part in from within the homeenvironment. Weekly activities and tips, which are suitable for a widerange of age groups, promise to be fun […]
By Rebecca Flannagan Our partner Jane Hackett participated in this study visit to Ireland by Interreg Europe as part of the MATCH-UP project. They supervised multi-modal sustainable transport good practices and visited St. Clare’s Primary School to know the improvements they have made under the Green-Schools programme.
By Rebecca Flannagan Green-Schools has been identified as an example of Good Practice by Interreg Europe as part of the MATCH-UP Project. Interreg Europe is a European Body who assist regional and local governments across Europe, working with them to develop and deliver better policy in their regions. The project is being co-ordinated by the […]