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More people cycling in the Streatham Hill low traffic neighbourhood

The Streatham Hill low traffic neighbourhood has seen a big increase in people cycling. The monitoring report on the scheme also sets out improvements that will be made so that the low traffic neighbourhood works even better. We look forward to TfL's improvements to the A23 Streatham Hill becoming reality. They will make a real … Continue reading More people cycling in the Streatham Hill low traffic neighbourhood

More people cycling in Ferndale low traffic neighbourhood

More people are cycling in the low traffic neighbourhood around Ferndale Road. It is good that further improvements to the scheme are coming too. This news is shown in new figures for bike and motor vehicle movements in and around the area. Lambeth council’s map showing the Ferndale low traffic neighbourhood when launched in 2020. … Continue reading More people cycling in Ferndale low traffic neighbourhood

Railton low traffic neighbourhood monitoring report

More people are getting on their bikes now that the Railton low traffic neighbourhood is in place, and motor traffic has gone down. This welcome news is shown in new figures for bike and motor vehicle movements in and around the area. Railton low traffic neighbourhood was put in place in June, one of several … Continue reading Railton low traffic neighbourhood monitoring report

Some improvement soon: Brixton Hill to Elephant & Castle

TfL has announced two sets of plans which could make safety improvements to the A23 from the South Circular through Brixton to the Oval and to CS7 from the Oval to Elephant & Castle. Neither scheme is building safe infrastructure as the recent plans for Streatham Hill aim to do but they will bring small … Continue reading Some improvement soon: Brixton Hill to Elephant & Castle

Motor traffic levels down a over a quarter in Railton area

Low traffic neighbourhoods had already been shown to be popular in opinion polls but now an independent traffic analysis for Lambeth Council has shown they reduce motor traffic through an area and enable more cycling. The Railton Road area low traffic neighbourhood had already opened roads to people. The new report shows that motor traffic … Continue reading Motor traffic levels down a over a quarter in Railton area