EMPLOYEES across Herefordshire can now to walk, cycle or work from home with the support of a business TravelFund grant of up to £3000.

The grant is available to fund facilities such as workplace lockers, pool bikes, cycle parking and homeworking equipment.

The grants can fund up to 100% of the cost of new facilities or equipment, of up to £3000.

Any business or other organisation in Herefordshire with paid employees can apply, but they must have been in operation for at least one year.

Herefordshire Council's TravelFund aims to help local organisations show their commitment to environmentally friendly business by supporting their employees to walk or cycle instead of driving.

The journey's must be for commuting and business journeys or to work from home.

TravelFund grants are funded by the Department for Transport.

The final deadline for submitting your application is Wednesday October 27.

For more information and to apply online, visit gov.uk

The sustainability and climate change team can advise applicants on completing their application, contact the delegated grants team on 01432 260753 or email delegatedgrants@herefordshire.gov.uk