It’s the bank holiday. It’s a glorious day (finally). The sun is beaming down on you as you’re sat on your sun-lounger sipping your favourite drink. You breathe in the dense, polluted, smog. Wait! This isn’t the spring you dream of!
The UK is the 10th most polluted country in the world, a place where air pollution is attributed to around 40,000 deaths per year. Alarmingly, air pollution has also been linked to heightened stroke and dementia risk, as well as pulmonary disease.
Nitrogen dioxide is one of the largest contributors to air pollution and is produced by vehicle fumes. To combat this, local governments are introducing Clean Air Zones across the country.
This spring, Liftshare want to help you to clean up your commute and reduce deadly emissions. By sharing your commuting journey rather than travelling alone, you could:
How do I share my journey?
Sharing your journey through Liftshare is easy.
If you’ve not done so yet, sign up to Liftshare.com or your organisation’s Liftshare community;
Add the regular journey you wish to travel;
Find a match;
Form a Liftshare team.
Spring is the perfect time to spruce up your home. Treat yourself to a new T.V, extravagant linen or some fancy crockery.
Follow the steps and form a Liftshare team between 13th and 26th May and we’ll enter you into a prize draw to win £100 of John Lewis vouchers!
Get started by signing up or signing in here or visiting your organisation’s Liftshare community.
*Based on Liftshare’s average regular sharer.
Author Laura Watling