Everything tagged with vauxhall

Blog post: TfL consult on what could be London's first real cycle superhighway at Vauxhall

  Fully segregated lanes running through the worst traffic one-way system in London and across Vauxhall Bridge make this the most ambitious cycle infrastructure yet seen in London. The complex plans and options are open for public consulta...

Blog post: LCC calls on Mayor to fast-track removal of Vauxhall roundabout after another London cyclist is killed

After another cycling fatality in the capital, the London Cycling Campaign is calling on the Mayor to fast-track the removal of the Vauxhall one-way system, redesigning the area to make it safe for cycling and walking. A 52-year-old man died th...

Blog post: Removing one-way systems and providing protected lanes and safe junctions is the way to make main roads safe

London is littered with one-way systems (sometimes called 'gyratories') of all sizes and shapes, which are universally dangerous and uncomfortable to navigate by bicycle. We're asking our supporters to email their local election candidates now ...

Blog post: Plans for Superhighway 5 provide benefits for cycling but fall short of Dutch standards

Plans for Cycle Superhighway 5 are a step in the right direction, but fail to provide Dutch-quality cycling as the Mayor promised during the 2012 election. Superhighway 5, from New Cross Gate to Victoria, is due to open in 2013, and plans were...

Discussion: TfL Reveals Plans for Vauxhall Bridge Road

Bessborough Gardens, where a cyclist was killed by a left-turning vehicle Transport for London is about to consult the public about its proposals for Cycle Superhighway 5, which runs along Vauxhall Bridge Road. This is part of a route running bet...

Blog post: Mayor puts Go Dutch on TfL agenda, so don't miss your chance to say where it should be implemented

Mayor Boris Johnson has written to LCC (see below) confirming he's told Transport for London to review our Love London, Go Dutch campaign to work out how its principles can be incorporated into the design of new cycling schemes in the capital. ...

Blog post: Vauxhall cyclist crash shows dangers of articulated lorries to vulnerable road users

Sadly, this week a cycle courier suffered what are believed to be serious leg injuries after being hit by an articulated lorry at Vauxhall Cross one-way system. There are few details of how the Vauxhall crash happened, but the dangers of articul...