Are we being sold a fairytale?

It’s approaching the time of year where another set of Barclays Cycle Superhighway routes are going to be opened. Work has already been underway for several weeks, with the roads being re-surfaced and blue paint being laid. In some places it has even meant a remodel of the road design, reducing 2 lane sections of… More Are we being sold a fairytale?

Advanced Stop Lines – The results

I said a few weeks ago that I was going to collect some data about ASL’s and how many people I see breaking the rules on them. I took the data from a 5 day commuting period, which resulted in 149.55 miles traveled, 11 hours and 30 minutes in the saddle. I stopped at 88… More Advanced Stop Lines – The results

Advanced Stop Lines – The most useless cycling facility

Well they certainly aren’t useless in their design. The idea behind them is bold but it’s hard to find one that isn’t already occupied. I have two issues with ASL’s, the first being that motor vehicles often breach the law on stopping at the first stop line and the fact that 99% of them force… More Advanced Stop Lines – The most useless cycling facility