Everything tagged with shared space

Blog post: Departing Mayor orders redo of Old Street CS1 shared space

Apex CS1 picture copyright: Nicholas Sanderson As one of his last acts as Mayor of London, Boris Johnson has signed an order to TfL to redo the "Apex" junction at Old Street on Cycle Superhighway CS1. The Mayor's directive says: "TfL recently c...

Blog post: Shoreditch Cyclists sharing space with everyone

Cyclists, pedestrians, cars, taxis, vans and lorries are all beginning to mix in the new shared space junction at Leonard Circus Shoreditch. The arguments have already begun about describing this as the first real example of shared space in L...

Blog post: London Cycling Campaign in Hackney says "Let's share Shoreditch"

Dutch-style 'design for negotiation' comes to streets north of the City, writes Trevor Parsons from the London Cycling Campaign in Hackney: Foot will come before wheel, and muscle before motor when, later this year, Leonard Circus (see phot...

Blog post: Southwark Cyclists persuade council to embrace Dutch-style solutions on borough streets

Southwark Council has responded to pressure from Southwark Cyclists, the local LCC group, to reverse its transport policy, which previously rejected the use of segregated bike lanes. In a recent Transport Plan, the council announced a new polic...