CHILDREN from schools across Trafford including Altrincham CE, Brooklands, Oldfield Brow, St Monica’s RC and Well Green primary schools are gearing up for the Big Pedal on March 3-14.

Pictured raring to go are Ben, Max, Stanley, Lorna and Daisy from Altrincham CE Primary School.

The Big Pedal is a giant inter-school cycling and scooting competition that encourages children, teachers and parents to choose two wheels for their school journeys.

If you’d like your school to sign up, go to for registration instructions.