How to deal with cars parked in the bicycle lane?

A few months ago a cyclist in New York got a ticket for not cycling in the bike lane, he made a video about various reasons why and it’s got millions of views. Well now a Mayor in Lithuania has come up with a different approach to dealing with drivers parking illegal. When will Boris… More How to deal with cars parked in the bicycle lane?

Cyclists on the Bridge

Picture this, it’s 8.30am on Friday the 20th of May and the pavement on the south to north bound side of the bridge is full of cyclists. Cyclists which were called to this location by the LCC and campaigners less than 24 hours ago. The result was nearly 300 cyclists cycling over the bridge each… More Cyclists on the Bridge

Did London Beat Copenhagen

Someone on a cycling forum posted a link to this website which boasts about a new cycling facility in Copenhagen for cyclists who stop at red lights. Leave it to Copenhagen. While other bike geeks fight over guerilla-painted bike lanes, or shine them on the street with laser gadgets, or dream of floating them in mid-air, the City of Copenhagen… More Did London Beat Copenhagen

Croydon – A cycling Borough

The Mayor, Boris Johnson, announced yesterday that £4,000,000 would be spread across the 13 cycling boroughs of London that he had named in 2010. Those boroughs are Barking & Dagenham, 
Bexley, 
Havering:, 
Redbridge, 
Brent, Ealing, 
Haringey, 
Hillingdon, Hounslow, Bromley, Croydon, 
Kingston and 
Merton. Croydon will be receiving the largest amount of money, £450,500 which should go… More Croydon – A cycling Borough

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?