Everything tagged with bikegrid

Blog post: London Cycling Campaign sets three key tests for success of central London Cycling Grid

In responding to Transport for London's consultation on the Central London Grid for cycling,  LCC's Chief Executive, Ashok Sinha, set outs three key tests for the Mayor and the Central London boroughs: The Central London Grid (CLG) is a hu...

Blog post: Tell TfL it's vital the BikeGrid is a genuinely safe and inviting network of cycle routes in central London

Cornwall Road, parallel to Waterloo Road, uses bollards to remove through motor traffic, as does Shoe Lane below. They show how inexpensive bollards can create Space for Cycling (and walking)  Make your views known to Transport for London ...

Blog post: LCC welcomes Central London Grid but emphasises need for safe and convenient junctions and high-quality routes that cater for all cycling abilities

The London Cycling Campaign has welcomed Mayor Boris Johnson's draft proposal for a Central London Grid, but has warned that to be effective the routes must provide safe and convenient passage through junctions, along with cycling conditions thr...

Blog post: 'BikeGrid' in Zone 1 could transform public spaces

Back in 2009, LCC published plans for a Zone 1 BikeGrid, a badly needed cycle network  for central London which could be implemented quickly and at relatively low cost. Here's the article as originally published in March 2009. In March 2013, ...

Blog post: Two more one-way City streets become two-way for cyclists

View City Contraflow 2 in a larger map photo The City of London has made another two one-way streets two-way for cyclists   In a bid to remove barriers for cyclists and to link Cycle Superhighway 3 and Tower Bridge to Bank, the City is a...

Blog post: Superhighways must be better agree LCC and London Assembly scrutiny

A London Assembly investigation into the Mayor’s headline cycling projects has welcomed both the Cycle Hire scheme and the Cycle Superhighways, but concludes that the Superhighways need significant improvements. Assembly Member Valerie Shaw...

Blog post: Investment in Cycle Superhighways must focus on key junctions

LCC welcomes greater investment in cycling, which provides by far the best value transport investment (1), but the rest of the Cycle Superhighways must do much more than the first two pilot routes to tackle difficult junctions.Without such action,...