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?

Traffic engineering not necessarily the answer: learning the lessons of neighbourhood improvements in the Ruskin Park area

Most of us will be aware that physical measures are not necessarily the only solution when it comes to slowing dangerous traffic in residential areas. Here Lambeth Cyclists' Clare Neely reflects on developments near her home.Shortly Lambeth Council will be installing a number of physical measures; speed tables and road cushions, to reduce speeds in … Continue reading Traffic engineering not necessarily the answer: learning the lessons of neighbourhood improvements in the Ruskin Park area

Controlled Parking Zones: good for cyclists

Our Council Liaison Officer Clare Neely reflects on Controlled Parking ZonesResearch carried out by TfL with Lambeth Cyclists found that the amount of motor traffic was one of the main reasons why people dont cycle. One way to reduce car journeys is to limit parking at a journeys end via a Controlled Parking Zone.In my … Continue reading Controlled Parking Zones: good for cyclists