Travelling to Turing House
Students are strongly encouraged to walk or cycle to school, or use public transport, and to
check their route options using TfL Journey
Planner or Google Maps. For more information
see the results of our latest Student Travel Survey.
As the school grows we are in discussion with TFL over adjustments to bus schedules to
accommodate the additional demand in the mornings and after school.
Parents are strongly encouraged to avoid using cars to transport their children to the
school given the excellent public transport and other alternatives. If private
transport is used, parents and carers are respectfully requested to abide by the guidance we
will issue from time to time and to be considerate in their parking.
Cycling to school is encouraged along safe local cycle routes. All students who wish to
cycle to school must have a signed cycle permit - a permit letter is available from the school
office. It is students' responsibility to provide a lock and secure their cycle or scooter
in the school shelter- we recommend a "D-lock". The school does not take responsibility for any
loss, damage or theft.
Students are reminded to ensure that their cycles are roadworthy and that they ensure they are
visible to other road users by using lights and high visibility clothing. Helmets should also be
Richmond LA offer cycle training to anyone who lives, works
or studies in the Borough. The 1:1 tuition costs £10 for 90 mins and Level 2 offers the
option to provide a safe route from home to school. Any person under 16 has to be
Please remember to take care when travelling, particularly when crossing roads. Other road users
may not see you, particularly in bad weather or when it is dark. If in doubt always wait to see
whether a vehicle has seen you rather than assume that they have. Use reflective strips on
bags and coats to help yourself to be seen.