Participating towns and cities

United KingdomSwindon, United Kingdom

175.000 inhabitants
Transport Planning
Claire Fleming
4th Floor Wat Tyler House, Beckhampton Street
SN1 2JH Swindon
(++44) 01793 466392
Swindon already registered 5x for EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK in: 2022 2010 2007 2006 2005

Participation 2006

Activities within the week Activities within the week

Swindon organises activities during EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK 2006, taking into account the annual theme.

All week
Race from varous parts of Swindon against the car - bus and cycle on the 22nd September

Stand at Swindon Town Centre - Wharf Green promoting non car forms of transport during the week - we will be using a Thamesdown Transport double decker bus as part of the promotion, free bicycle and health checks

We will be asking the major employers in Swindon to take part in a survey of how employees get to work and promoting a reduction in car usage as an objective during the week and for the future

Promotion at our Leisure venues - such as free drinks etc for those who did not take a car to the venue

Competition for the most innovative non car means of transport to get to the town centre

Permanent measures Permanent measures

Swindon implements one or more new permanent measure(s), which contribute(s) to modal transfer from private car to environmentally sound means of transport.