Our manifesto for walking 2021

Public health. Air pollution. Climate change. Transport. Road safety.

These are all big issues affecting our towns and cities, and reducing car dominance and making walking the easiest and safest option for everyday journeys is a key part of the solution.

we need to choose walking. Agree? Join our campaign

If there's a regional, mayoral or council election near you, we have everything you need to put walking on the agenda where you live.

Visit the Electoral Commission website to see if there is an election where you live.


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Take action where you live

Help us get our Manifesto for Walking out there during your local election campaign.

We have different ways you can do this depending on where you live - be it writing to your candidates, or sending a letter to your local paper.

Our online form makes it simple...

Get started

In Wales?

We have a tailored manifesto for the Welsh Senedd election too.


Senedd Cymru Election 2021

In Greater Manchester?

Our tailored Manifesto for people in Bolton, Bury, Manchester, Oldham, Rochdale, Salford, Stockport, Tameside, Trafford or Wigan...

Manifesto For Walking Greater MANCHESTER

In Liverpool?

... the Wirral, Halton, Sefton, Knowsley or St Helens? This tailored manifesto is for you.


Manifesto For Walking Liverpool

In London?

We have four specific asks for the next mayor of the capital.


Manifesto For Walking LONDON

In the West Midlands?

Our tailored Manifesto for people in Birmingham, Coventry, Dudley, Sandwell, Solihull, Walsall and Wolverhampton.

Manifesto For Walking West MIDLANDS

In West Yorkshire?

Our tailored Manifesto for people in Leeds, Bradford, Kirklees, Calderdale and Wakefield.

Manifesto For Walking West YORKSHIRE

our manifesto

Manifesto for Walking

Find out how our towns, cities and villages can choose walking.


Download our England-wide manifesto

spread the word


Send a letter to your local press and tell them about why you choose walking.


Write to your local media

Take an extra step

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Check out our tips for campaigning during local elections.


Download our Campaign Briefing

West Yorkshire Manifesto Launch

Rewatch our launch event featuring leading candidates for West Yorkshire Mayor.

What we want

We are calling on all election candidates to commit to create communities and streets where:

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