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Hannah Bowden wins 10 Digital Ladies award for innovation

Hannah Bowden, our Director of Programmes, scooped the Innovation gong at last week’s 10 Digital Ladies Awards. We’re absolutely thrilled! We’ve always known we have a great digital innovator at the heart of our team, and we’re delighted that Hannah’s passion, dedication and achievements have been recognised publicly with this award. The 10 Digital Ladies…
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‘I’m doing exercise I wouldn’t have done otherwise’

Paul, from Brentford, says BetterPoints gives him the motivation he needs to fit exercise around his desk job.

We’re a finalist in the mumandworking Awards!

The finalists for the prestigious ‘mumandworking awards 2018’ have been announced – and BetterPoints is amongst them!

Winter cyclists saving tonnes of CO2 in Birmingham

The third consecutive Birmingham Winter Cycle Challenge has been running for a month. It’s a small programme with impressive impact, potentially saving more than a ton of CO2 emissions already.

BetterPoints in Bologna was so successful it’s been commissioned again

A second programme of active travel incentives begins in Bologna, Italy in April, thanks to the huge success of its six-month predecessor in 2017.

BetterPoints technology: unstoppable progress in 2017

We have made enormous enhancements to our platform this year.

2017 has been a great year at BetterPoints

2017 has had endless reports about declining public health in the UK and the pressure on the NHS, and the Government faced intense criticism for its approach to tackling air pollution. The traditional social models are struggling. People are living longer and resources are finite. We can’t expect Parliament to solve everything anymore, we need…
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Shortlisted for flexible working award

We are delighted to have been shortlisted for Flexible Business of the Year in the 2018 mumandworking Awards. Flexibility allows companies to respond swiftly and appropriately to client needs and business demands. BetterPoints recruits people in the areas of the country where they are needed: wherever there is a potential new client, conference or meeting,…
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BikeSmart Reading wins another award!

On Friday, we were delighted to accept the Business Environment Award from veteran broadcaster Chris Tarrant, for our work with Reading Borough Council.

Barclays Entrepreneur Awards 2017: we didn’t win, but we got to the final!

We are delighted to have made it through to the final of the Barclays Entrepreneur Awards 2017, which were presented at a ceremony in London last night.

How Bologna encouraged 15,000 people to ditch their cars

The Italian city of Bologna had tried to reduce CO2 emissions before, by banning the use of polluting vehicles during the day. This didn’t go down well; so SRM, the local public transport authority, decided to try using a carrot instead of a stick to encourage citizens to switch to more sustainable modes – and…
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Bella Mossa programme wins CIVITAS Bold Measure Award for pioneering work in Bologna

On Friday, the city of Bologna won the CIVITAS ‘Bold Measure Award’ for Bella Mossa, which encourages local people to make fewer single-occupancy car journeys. Bella Mossa is run by Bologna’s transport agency, SRM, who worked with BetterPoints to deliver an effective behaviour change programme.