Everything tagged with traffic

Discussion: Traffic light idea

We all know the risks cyclists face when leaving traffic light junctions at the same time as all of the cars, vans, bikes and HGV's and there has to be a solution. The issue of cyclists jumping red lights is partly a result in the feeling of safet...

Blog post: Information on free cycle parking and bike repairs during the Paralympics

Getting around London during the Olympic and Paralympic Games is best done on a bike. However traffic during the games might affect cycle journeys as well. Here is some information to help avoid problems. Temporary Cycle Parking You can find d...

Discussion: Where in London do you feel safe riding a bike with children?

At Mayor's Question Time recently Boris Johnson was told of a family who'd complained of difficulties getting from their home to one of his carfree Skyride events because the roads weren't at all inviting. The Mayor responded by saying that famil...

Blog post: Make your voice heard against Transport for London's 'Nightmare' Operating Strategy

We've today responded to Transport for London's draft Network Operating Strategy consultation (download our response). We've highlighted many of its flaws here. If you want to respond too, you might want to use the letter below as a template a...

Blog post: People-friendly Elephant and Castle regeneration plan axed by Transport for London

A new ‘Trafalgar Square’, a people-friendly space in a run-down area of South London: surely this is something our Mayor would embrace? Elephant and Castle has become the latest victim of Transport for London and the Mayor’s s...