Mobility week is underway and Monaghan County Council is running a series of events to mark the initiative.
Mobility week, which runs until next Wednesday, raises awareness of sustainable urban mobility and promotes behavioural change in favour of active and public transport.
This year's theme is "Move Sustainably, Stay Healthy" and reflects the aim of EU countries to become carbon-neutral by 2050.
Fiona McEntee is the Community Engagement Officer on the Active Travel Unit within the Local Authority and says more information on mobility week events can be found on the Monaghan Sports Partnership Facebook page.
She told Northern Sound that "active travel" is about travelling with purpose: