Get walking

Walking short, local journeys is a simple, free and easy way to boost your activity levels.

According to government guidelines, adults need at least 150 minutes exercise a week but many of us struggle to build this level of physical activity into our busy lives – 39% of us don’t, according to the British Heart Foundation.

Walking short, local journeys is a simple, free and easy way to boost your activity levels.

Victoria Sayers-Snowden enjoys a lunchtime walk with her colleagues.  Since building more walking into her daily life she has lost weight, toned up, feels more energised and has made new friends.

 

Be inspired to walk more

  1. The Young family

    Our routes

    We’re building new cycling and walking routes, including the 23km Bradford Leeds Cycle Superhighway, the Castleford Wakefield Greenway, and canal towpath improvements.

    Read more about Our routes

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