Evidence Base

School Streets

The Royal Borough of Greenwich is promoting a School Streets scheme which is being tested in Greenwich and Southwark to close streets at schools gates at peak times. Read more.

Marion Briggs from Alliance for Childhood says: “I became aware of one disadvantage this morning with parents idling their engines in my road, which is the street round from the school. Parents need to be asked to turn off their engines or they just export the pollution problem to the neighbouring streets.”