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Exciting Free Road Safety Event- A.F Blakemore & Sons

Exciting Free Road Safety Event- A.F Blakemore & Sons

A.F Blakemore & Sons are offering A*STARS schools the chance to participate in an exciting Road Safety event. They will attend your school for a morning or afternoon session and educate Yr 4 pupils on the dangers of playing near large HGV with a demonstration using one of A.F. Blakemore’s trucks.

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New Zebra Crossing at Barcroft Primary School

New Zebra Crossing at Barcroft Primary School

During October half-term a Zebra Pedestrian Crossing was introduced on Stringes Lane to improve safety on the route to / from Barcroft Primary School.

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2014 October Walk to School Month

2014 October Walk to School Month

We have now launched our October Walk to School Month campaign "Colour Your Tree", with great prizes to be won!

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Over 100 children from 25 schools trained as sheriffs

Over 100 children from 25 schools trained as sheriffs

Over 100 children from 25 schools trained as sheriffs

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Walking Or Wheeling

Walking Or Wheeling

Our Walking Or Wheeling (WOW) scheme began on Monday 30 September.

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Safer Parking Enforcement

Safer Parking Enforcement

To coincide with the start of the A*STARS programme for 2014/15 we are launching a safer parking campaign in conjunction with our Parking Enforcement Team.

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Bike Week Competition 2014 - Winners!

Bike Week Competition 2014 - Winners!

Many thanks to all the children who took part in the ‘Design a Bike’ competition. We received almost 1000 entries. Click here to see the winners!

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Bike Week 2014 Update

Bike Week 2014 Update

Thanks to all everyone who entered the ‘Design a bike’ competition. We have had hundreds of entries already and they are still arriving thick and fast!

There are some amazing designs and it’s going to be a really hard to select the winners.

Watch this space to find out the result (winners will be announced week commencing 7th July).

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Bike Week 2014

Bike Week 2014

National Bike Week (14th-22nd June)

 

A*STARS Design a bike competition (3rd-20th June)

 

To mark National Bike Week, Walsall Road Safety Team has joined forces with local bike shops to offer a great competition. Pupils from all A*STARS schools are invited to enter the “Design a Bike” competition. We’re asking pupils to forget the traditional bicycle design and start with a blank page. Using plenty of colour and imagination, what will the next bike look like? Closing date for entries is Friday, 20th June.

 

 

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