Last chance – Loughborough Junction masterplan consultation

Act this evening or tomorrow to comment on the Loughborough Junction masterplan.The proposals for an increase in permeability for walking and cycling in the masterplan are welcome. Loughborough Junction includes parts of Coldharbour ward, which from census data has one of the lowest levels of car ownership in the UK, and Herne Hill ward which … Continue reading Last chance – Loughborough Junction masterplan consultation

Sign up now for Harbour Cycles bike maintenance course starting 4 April 2016

Sign up now for the next bike maintenance course at Harbour Cycles on Coldharbour Lane, SE5 (near to Loughborough Junction station)Their next basic cycle maintenance course starts on Monday 4 April 2016. The course will take place over three two-hours sessions on Monday evenings (4, 11 and 18 April). You will be working on your … Continue reading Sign up now for Harbour Cycles bike maintenance course starting 4 April 2016

Pop-up secondhand bike market this Saturday Loughborough Junction

This Saturday, 5 December 2015, there is a pop-up secondhand bike market at The Platform, Loughborough Road, SW9 7AH 10am -5pm. Come along for a selection of secondhand adult and children's bikes. As well as buying bikes you can also sell your bike. Your bike will be checked by a mechanci before being offered for … Continue reading Pop-up secondhand bike market this Saturday Loughborough Junction

Lambeth Cyclists call on Lambeth to install segregated cycle tracks on Loughborough Road

Today Lambeth announced that the six months trial closure of Loughborough Road and surrounding roads will be halted after three months despite research showing that it had successfully increased cycling and pedestrian journeys in the area.Here is our response to the announcementLambeth Cyclists are delighted that the Loughborough Junction trial led to more people making … Continue reading Lambeth Cyclists call on Lambeth to install segregated cycle tracks on Loughborough Road

Deadline for Loughborough Junction/ Myatt’s Fields consultation is today: tell Lambeth we want Space for Cycling in Loughborough Junction

The deadline for the consultation on the changes to the roads in the Loughborough Junction / Myatt's Fields area is today, Friday 6 November 2015.There is still time to complete the consultation survey at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/LJroadclosures1We believe that the road closures bring benefits to the area making it more cycle friendly and therefore people friendly. We … Continue reading Deadline for Loughborough Junction/ Myatt’s Fields consultation is today: tell Lambeth we want Space for Cycling in Loughborough Junction

Loughborough Junction trial – 8 week feedback from Lambeth Cyclists

Lambeth Council is seeking feedback on the Loughborough Junction trial. There is a survey, open until 6 November 2015 at http://www.lambeth.gov.uk/housing/regeneration/loughborough-junction-what-you-need-to-know and it is important that people feed into this process.Lambeth Cyclists have made the following feedback:  Political context In the 2014 council elections the Labour administration was elected, with a massive majority of councillors, on a … Continue reading Loughborough Junction trial – 8 week feedback from Lambeth Cyclists

Lambeth bring forward review of Loughborough Junction road closures

Lambeth Council have announced that the road closures in the Loughborough Junction and Myatt's Fields area will be brought forward - the scheme will now be reviewed at the end of October after eight weeks rather than the original planned 12 weeks. See Lambeth News - Road closure review brought forwardHere Charlie Holland of Lambeth Cyclists … Continue reading Lambeth bring forward review of Loughborough Junction road closures

Half term young people’s cycle training in Brixton, Camberwell and Clapham

Sign up now for young people's cycle training courses over the half term holiday in Brixton, Camberwell and Clapham.Photo: Cycle ConfidentLambeth's cycle training provider Cycle Confident will be running free courses for young people aged over nine in quiet roads near to Brockwell Park, Myatt's Fields and Clapham Common over the half term holiday. The … Continue reading Half term young people’s cycle training in Brixton, Camberwell and Clapham

Space for cycling at Loughborough junction

From 29 August 2015 space for cycling will be created  when Loughborough Road, SW9 and surrounding streets are closed to through motor traffic.Initially the closures will take place for a six month trial period. It is hoped that at the end of the trial the closures will become permanent. The proposed closures came about following … Continue reading Space for cycling at Loughborough junction

We want Space for Cycling in Loughborough Junction: demonstration at Lambeth Town Hall Tuesday

This Tuesday, 21 July 2015, Lambeth Council will be making a decision on whether to go ahead with proposed road changes around Loughborough Junction.The changes to road layouts and changes in priorities will make the area much more pedestrian and cyclist friendly and should begin to create a focus for the neighbourhood which as present … Continue reading We want Space for Cycling in Loughborough Junction: demonstration at Lambeth Town Hall Tuesday