Everything tagged with roadworks

Discussion: Work Resumes on Westminster's Roads

Following a moratorium on roadworks during the Games, work has started again on Westminster's roads. Resurfacing in progress in Lupus Street We are pleased to report that two of the streets in which we have reported a number of problems in rec...

Blog post: Long-term lobbying on roadworks bears fruit as Transport for London and Camden heed cyclist advice

Long-term lobbying of Transport for London and local councils around roadworks taking account of cyclists is finally paying off.   Recent intervention by our local groups in Southwark and Camden has made sure roadworks on busy cycle routes...

Discussion: Tooley Street SE1 - new roadworks 14 November 2011

New roadworks have gone up in Tooley Street, making the Western End of Tooley Street a one way, single file traffic corridor.  Cyclists are jammed between inflexible metal hoardings and the vehicle traffic going westbound.  Add in busses...

Blog post: Cyclists, it's now easy to report dangerous or inconsiderate roadworks in London

Responding to years of gripes from many road users, including cyclists, the Mayor has set up a quick-reporting website where you can complain about inconsiderate or unnecessarily inconvenient roadworks. So next time you see a 'cyclists dismount' ...

Blog post: Cyclists ask for removal of unnecessary roadwork signs in Seymour Place, Westminster

This contractor has decided that cycling through a 2m-wide gap is too difficult for most people. There was no-one there to ask when this photo was taken by an LCC member, but we're tracking down the contractor to see if we can get the signs rem...

Blog post: It's a 'Nightmare on Your Street' from Transport for London

Today we've responded to Transport for London's draft strategy explaining how it intends to manage traffic on London's major road network for the foreseeable future. It's called the Network Operating Strategy. You can download the LCC obj...

Blog post: London’s new roadworks permits can address cyclist needs

Video Confusing roadworks were implicated in the death of a cyclist in Oxford Street earlier this year   Cyclists are expected to benefit from the new London Permit Scheme for roadworks, which has so far been rolle...

Blog post: London roadwork contractors still failing to consider cyclists needs

photo Matthew Thomson Roadworks in Southwark Bridge Rd ignoring Department for Transport guidance Roadworks all over London are blocking roads and cycle routes unnecessarily, contravening  Department for Transport Guidance on safety of c...