Kennington People on Bikes (http://kenningtonpob.blogspot.com/) is a new blog set up by Lambeth Cyclists member Charlie Holland with the aim of getting more people in Kennington on bikes – it is a very interesting read dealing with cycling issues local to the ares in the North of the borough around Kennington.
In contrast to the superhighways the TfL rental bikes, aka ‘Boris bikes’, have generally been welcomed across London with much of the feedback positive. In Lambeth the bikes are located in the North of the borough around Kennington, Waterloo and Vauxhall. Many people are now asking for bikes to be located in a greater range … Continue reading Boris Bikes welcomed
"Look at those big, isolated clumps of buildings rising above the slates, like brick islands in a lead-coloured sea... Lighthouses, my boy! Beacons of the future! Capsules, with hundreds of bright little seeds in each, out of which will spring the wiser, better England of the future."Sherlock Holmes' words suggest the great visual impact the … Continue reading Lambeth Cyclists architecture ride report: 2 October 2010 Board schools
Amid some fanfare Boris Johnson launched the cycle superhighways on Clapham Common at the end of July including CS7 travelling through Lambeth up to Southwark Bridge. Now that we are almost two months into the scheme how have you found the new routes? The feedback we have received has not generally been very positive with … Continue reading Cycle superhighways: how are they for you?