Walking campaigns Trafford supports a number of local and national campaigns aimed at promoting and encouraging walking. There are a variety of projects and groups in the borough, which include: National Walking Month - an annual challenge across the UK to get more people walking. European Mobility Week - an awareness raising campaign to encourage people across Europe to walk, cycle or use public transport. Walk to School Week - each May and October this challenge rewards pupils who walk to school. STRIDE – Trafford health walks programme - This project offers a variety of free, easy health walks at a variety of locations across the borough. Ramblers Trafford - local branch of the nationwide charity whose aims are to promote walking for health, pleasure and an appreciation of the countryside.