Parts of Tavistock are well connected and attractive to walk through. What if all were, and walking was the natural choice for short trips?
How can we move towards “Walkable Tavistock”? A place where:
Walking as a transport choice can benefit people and place:
Features of walkable routes between places people want to be:
Transition Tavistock’s Travel Action Group has made a start with looking at how to encourage use of the existing pedestrian “cut-throughs”, and welcomes additional volunteers. This complements work by the Ramblers on countryside footpaths and Slow Ways on a national walking network. Volunteers involved in the project can find a recent summary list of cut-throughs checked here.
We’re keen to talk to other local organisations with an interest in encouraging everyday walking and removing barriers to it. Do get in touch email@example.com.