International Walk to School Month

October is International Walk to School Month. Each year, primary school pupils from across the UK join forces with children in more than 40 countries worldwide to celebrate the benefits of walking to school.


Are you...

A parent, carer or campaigner?

Help us urge the government to make walking the No1 way to get to school by sharing with them our manifesto for living streets.

Download our manifesto  |  Email a copy to your MP


A teacher?

We've put together a great lesson plan - and a template press release for you let your local media know it's Walk to School Month.

Download lesson plans

Download press release


Or maybe an MP?

Here's a template press release for you to personalise.

We asked some of our older supporters for their memories of their walk to school.

Here's just a sample...

Need more information? Drop us a line!

We're @livingstreets on Twitter, or you can email