West Midlands Mayor Andy Street gives his backing to the Conies
Mayor Andy Street formally gave his support to us today at an event organised by Living Streets. We all visited Glebefields Primary School to find out more about their Walking…
We are committed to helping children learn the skills to keep themselves safe whilst developing empathy, awareness, courtesy and discipline towards others.
‘The Conies’ is our registered charity and our Conies team is made up of a group of extra-ordinary – well, almost cone shaped human beings – who have created and designed The Conies!
Our vision is to create a safer world where children can go to school and play outside safely. We live in an environment where daily dangers to children present us with challenges as to how they can keep safe. Visible dangers such as ever increasing traffic are in full evidence. Invisible dangers in the form of dangerous levels of toxic vehicle emissions are becoming important issues too, as it affects a young child’s health and physical safety also. We equally need to arm children with the skills on how to keep safe. To be aware of the world around them and KEEP SAFE in a positive and fun way.
Join The Conies family
After the success of our Road Safety Song Writing Competition earlier this year, we are looking for our 2018 superstars.
We are inviting pupils from across the regional to think about what road safety means to them and put it into a song!
The Conies programme will provide an innovative, fun and lively way for children to learn of the dangers on our roads.Ashley BertieAssistant Policy and Crime Commissioner, West Midlands
Brilliant, the most impressive road safety pack we have ever seen.Suzanne MooreOasis Academy, Blakenhale Pilot School
This is a brilliant initiative. I am delighted to be part of making this happen.Jess PhillipsMP