1,700 West Midlands school children to take part in major public transport safety exercises as Off the Rails returns
:: British Transport Police officers attached to the Safer Travel Partnership (STP) are hosting Off The Rails 3 – the follow up to two hugely successful initiatives in 2008 and 2010 which saw hundreds of school children educated about the dangers of playing on the rail network.
::Rehearsals are underway. Short clip of part of one of the scenarios children will watch can be viewed here – https://vine.co/v/hZPaX2Ppgmn
::Keep up to date with the latest on Twitter at @ST_Police and @BTPmediaWW
::Media invited to send film crews/photographers/reporters to events on Tuesday 16 and Wednesday 17 July – details below.