Welcome to Local Links

Find advice, discounts and resources to help promote ways to travel, increasing sustainable and active travel in Suffolk.



Walking in Suffolk


Find walking routes in Suffolk including Bury St Edmunds, Ipswich and Lowestoft.

Beccles walking routes

Explore different walking routes around Beccles and discover the benefits of taking regular walks.

Bury St Edmunds walking routes

Explore different walking routes around Bury St Edmunds and discover the benefits of taking regular walks.

Haverhill walking routes

Explore different walking routes around Haverhill and discover the benefits of taking regular walks.

Ipswich walking routes

Explore different walking routes around Ipswich and discover the benefits of taking regular walks.

Lowestoft walking routes

Explore different walking routes around Lowestoft and discover the benefits of taking regular walks.

Newmarket walking routes

Explore different walking routes around Newmarket and discover the benefits of taking regular walks.

Stowmarket walking routes

Explore different walking routes around Stowmarket and discover the benefits of taking regular walks.

Sudbury walking routes

Explore different walking routes around Sudbury and discover the benefits of taking regular walks.

Local Links


Local Links is an exciting Suffolk County Council venture; delivering a programme of workplace, school and developer engagement to promote a more active commute.

You'll receive free advice, discounts and supporting resources to help promote more sustainable and active travel within Suffolk.

Take a look at the 2018 Staff Survey report in Suffolk (PDF, 755KB)

Local Links can help you achieve:

  • reduced business travel costs
  • a healthier and more productive workforce
  • reduced local congestion
  • easier access for staff and customers

Therefore:

  • save money on travelling costs
  • arrive quicker and more reliably
  • be fitter and healthier

Local Links will provide you with:

  • free resources (including maps, health assessments, workshops and challenges)
  • information and advice
  • match funded grant opportunities
  • awards and accreditation

John Smith, Group HR Director for Greene King said:

"We're pleased to have been able to support Suffolk County Council's project to encourage healthier and more environmentally friendly commutes to work.

"We want to support our team members to lead healthier lifestyles, and this event was an ideal way to inspire those we are able, to consider walking or cycling to work

"We had a great turnout and, with the nice weather we've been experiencing recently, anticipate more of our team will leave the car at home and commute by bike or foot!"

 


Local Links case studies

Read some of the success stories of Suffolk businesses that have made a positive contribution towards giving their employees more travel options.

Local Links resources and guidance

Browse some useful links, guidance and resources for further information on sustainable and active travel across Suffolk.

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