Lambeth Council are now consulting on very expensive plans for improving Clapham Old Town (at the top end of the Common) yet, unacceptably, neither of the options currently on the table resolve some major barriers to cycling here.If either of the plans proposed by the Council are approved as they stand, those wishing to cycle … Continue reading Please ACT THIS WEEK on Clapham Old Town
Over the past few weeks we have been working with other LCC colleagues to look at the top 10 list of dangerous Transport for London junctions, several of which are located in Lambeth.We have been providing feedback and suggestions for the central LCC review team which will be coming up with proposals to make the … Continue reading Junctions review looking at Oval, Stockwell, Clapham South and Vauxhall junctions
At the start of November up to 1,000 cyclists, (pictured)including an MP and London Assembly members set off from Lambeth on a tour of the worst 10 collision hot spots in London. Dubbed the Tour du Danger the riders assembled opposite Oval tube station and undertook a trip around all the junctions observing the road … Continue reading London junctions protest ride sets off from Oval
Starts 10.30am from St Mark's Church opposite Oval tube station.See today's Evening Standard and Kennington People on Bikes blog and a previous post on Lambethcyclists.org.uk for more information.
Ken Livingstone has intervened in the Vauxhall Cross redevelopment on behalf of cyclists. Thanks to lobbying by Lambeth Cyclists and pressure from Lambeth GLA member Jenny Jones, LCC Director Peter Lewis was called to a meeting with the mayor at the end of July. There Transport for London were instructed to look again at Vauxhall … Continue reading Vauxhall Slightly Less Cross??? Ken intervenes on cyclists’ behalf