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Alternative Commutes to Work

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Read our article on commute options to Walton Hall Campus here - Alternative Commutes to Work

22nd March 2022

Construction of new Roundabout at H9 Groveway / Walton Drive - Advance Site Clearance Works

Milton Keynes Development Partnership (MKDP) has obtained planning consent (Planning Reference: 19/00218/OUT) for the construction of a new housing development in Walton Manor area. As a part of this planning approval, the developer, MKDP will be constructing a new 4 arm roundabout at H9 Groveway junction with Walton Drive to ensure safe access to the new development and the Open University.

9th February 2022

Changes to the Highway Code - For All Drivers

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From 29 January 2022 there have been changes to the Highway Code, in summary please see below:

7th February 2022

EV Charging Post at Wellingborough Warehouse

We are delighted to announce that an EV charging post has been installed at Wellingborough Warehouse for visitors and staff.

Staff who wish to use this post will need to join the EV Membership Scheme, please email Travel-Advice at  travel-advice@open.ac.uk or go to the Travel Advice webpage for information on how the scheme works.
Follow the link here - /estates/travel-advice/electric-vehicles

28th January 2022

E-bike conversion kit / components via Cyclescheme

Further to recent feedback we can confirm that after contacting Cyclescheme you are able to purchase an e-bike conversion kit / components with a Cyclescheme voucher. However this is subject to a retailer agreeing to this.

It is advised to follow the steps below, complete your own research and receive advice on this option before applying for a voucher.

19th October 2021

How to charge your electric car for free across the UK

How to charge your electric car for free across the UK including at selected big retailers, e.g Tesco

26th August 2021

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