The benefits of reducing through traffic: Support the Loughborough Junction and Myatt’s Fields proposals

Lambeth Cyclists member Clare Neely here reflects on the benefits that ending rat runs and making the streets more people friendly have brought to her area to the South of Coldharbour Lane in Lambeth SE5.Clare witesThe high cost of my contents insurance does not reflect the low number of burglaries. As our local police officer … Continue reading The benefits of reducing through traffic: Support the Loughborough Junction and Myatt’s Fields proposals

Can we create Space for Cycling in Loughborough Junction and Myatt’s Fields?

Lambeth Council have outlined plans for improvements to Loughborough Junction and Myatt's Fields in SW9 and SE5 which will make the area safer for cyclists and more people friendly.The area currently suffers from heavy through traffic making the local residential streets dangerous for pedestrians and cyclists. This especially affects families using Myatt's Fields Park and … Continue reading Can we create Space for Cycling in Loughborough Junction and Myatt’s Fields?

Lambeth unveils 100th bike hangar

At the end of September the 100th bike hangar was installed in Saltoun Road, central Brixton with a celebration by the company responsible, Cyclehoop, and Lambeth Transport Department. The bike hangars are an innovative solution to bike storage needs in an inner-city borough such as Lambeth where space is at a premium: most flats and … Continue reading Lambeth unveils 100th bike hangar

Lambeth Cyclists Architecture Ride 28 September 2014: Almshouses

Join us this Sunday, 28 September 2014, for a leisurely ride exploring the relatively unknown world of London’s historic almshouses. The first in a series, we will be exploring 10 of these fascinating buildings which are often overlooked, or even hidden from view. Founded by Girdlers, Victuallers and Watermen, some have changed use over the … Continue reading Lambeth Cyclists Architecture Ride 28 September 2014: Almshouses

Explore Clapham and Stockwell by bike this Sunday

This Sunday, 21 September 2014, Cycle Confident are running a free ride around Clapham and Stockwell. Gain an insight into your local area on this easy going leisurely ride suitable for all.The ride sets off from Clapham Common at 10am and takes in many interesting features of the Clapham and Stockwell streetscape including Van Gogh … Continue reading Explore Clapham and Stockwell by bike this Sunday

Dr Bike checks this evening Clapham Common SW4

Lambeth Council are running their popular Dr Bike service every Wednesday in September at various locations around the borough.This evening they will be offering bike checks at Clapham Common Northside (opposite the junction with Cedars Road, SW4 5:30-7:30pmIn addition tonight they are offering free bike lights for first 50 people attending and free bike marking and HGV … Continue reading Dr Bike checks this evening Clapham Common SW4