18 local authorities are involved in the campaign and will be coordinating action events in idling hotspots in their borough. Below you can find information about when the training and action events will be taking place. Please click on an event and then click ‘read more’ to find out more details and see a map of the location.

Jan
23
Wed
Camden Idling Action Event @ Sarum Hall School & Other Local Schools
Jan 23 @ 2:00 pm – 3:45 pm

There will be an Idling Action Event held at Sarum Hall School on Wednesday 23rd January on Eton Avenue. There will be a short training session followed by an idling event, and parents and residents from all schools in the Eton Avenue area are welcome to volunteer.

We are currently recruiting a team of enthusiastic volunteers who want to be part of this innovative education and behaviour change campaign to reduce localised air pollution and improve air quality in their residential and workplace community.

If you want to be a Vehicle Idling Action Champion in Camden, please fill in the form on the Volunteers page of this website.

Jan
24
Thu
Richmond Idling Action Event @ Deer Park School
Jan 24 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

The next Idling Action event in Richmond will be on Thursday 24th January from 2pm at Deer Park School in Richmond.

This event will start with training for volunteers  (please arrive with enough time to sign in) and then pairs of volunteers will be on the streets around Richmond town centre.

We are currently recruiting a team of enthusiastic volunteers who want to be part of this innovative education and behaviour change campaign to reduce localised air pollution and improve air quality in their residential and workplace community.
If you want to be a Vehicle Idling Action Champion in Richmond please fill in the form on the Volunteers page of this website or contact carol.lee@richmond.gov.uk.
Jan
30
Wed
Brent Idling Action Event @ Tesco Metro
Jan 30 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Join us for this Idling Action event in Harlesden at 1pm on Wednesday 30th January where we will be talking to drivers in the area and asking them to switch off when parked. We will be meeting outside Tesco Metro in the Harlesden Plaza, before heading off to John Keble School on Crownhill road for an event.

We are currently recruiting a team of enthusiastic volunteers who want to be part of this innovative education and behaviour change campaign to reduce localised air pollution and improve air quality in their residential and workplace community.
If you want to be a Community Air Quality Champion in Brent please fill in the form on the Volunteers page of this website.
Feb
1
Fri
Tower Hamlets Idling Action @ Globe Primary School
Feb 1 @ 2:15 pm – 3:45 pm

There will be an Idling Action event taking place in Tower Hamlets at Globe Primary School near Bethnal Green on Friday 1st February from 2pm.   

We will be delivering an assembly on air quality and idling to the pupils and playing our giant air quality-themed Snakes & Ladders. From 2.15pm we will be training up a group of parent volunteers who will then be on the streets around the school, talking to arriving parents about air quality and encouraging idling drivers to switch off

We are currently recruiting a team of enthusiastic volunteers who want to be part of this innovative education and behaviour change campaign to reduce localised air pollution and improve air quality in their residential and workplace community.

If you want to be an Idling Action Champion in Tower Hamlets, please fill in the form on the Volunteers page of this website.
Mar
13
Wed
Merton Idling Action Event @ Morden Primary School
Mar 13 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

The first Idling Action event in Merton will be on Wednesday 13th March from around 2pm (times to be confirmed) at Morton Primary School. This event will start with training for volunteers  (please arrive with enough time to sign in) and then pairs of volunteers will take to the streets around the school, engaging with idling drivers.

We are currently recruiting a team of enthusiastic volunteers who want to be part of this innovative education and behaviour change campaign to reduce localised air pollution and improve air quality in their residential and workplace community.
If you want to be a Vehicle Idling Action Champion in Richmond please fill in the form on the Volunteers page of this website.
Mar
15
Fri
Lewisham Idling Action Day @ Haseltine Primary School
Mar 15 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

This Idling Action event in Lewisham will take place at Haseltine Primary School on Friday 15th March at 2pm. There will be a training session for volunteers (please make sure you arrive in good time to sign in), after which we will take to the streets to engage with idling drivers, including parents arriving to pick up their children

We are currently recruiting a team of enthusiastic volunteers who want to be part of this innovative education and behaviour change campaign to reduce localised air pollution and improve air quality in their residential and workplace community.

If you want to be a Vehicle Idling Action Champion in Lewisham, please fill in the form on the Volunteers page of this website.