Walking is a great way to get some exercise and can help us feel connected to each other.

Take a stroll with friends or family and you can all get fitter at the same time. Share your walking photos on social media, tagging @livingstreets and using the hashtag #Try20. 

Want to be inspired to make your streets safer for your family and friends? Dom Jacques of Moortown Living Streets Group in Leeds blogs about being a parent and why improving walking routes to schools in his area was so important - and how why he has set up a Local Living Streets Group. 

 

Parents lead the way

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A family walking

did you know?

Super drug

Walking regularly can lower risk of contracting heart disease, cancers including colon and breast cancer, depression and type 2 diabetes.

Dogs walk more than dads

Dogs walk an average of 676 miles per year, while dads only rack up 197.

man walking with dog

Clearer head

Walking can help you feel less stressed and is a great way to spend time with loved ones.