Waterloo roundabout – frustrating and occasionally entertaining reading

Lambeth Cyclists' Clare Neely comments on this week's Waterloo Roundabout consultation response report. She says the report makes frustrating and occasionally entertaining reading.TfL proposed a "peninsularisation" scheme where a some of a roundabout is closed to traffic so the roundabout is converted from being like an island to a peninsula. However, similar "penisularisation" schemes south of Westminster Bridge … Continue reading Waterloo roundabout – frustrating and occasionally entertaining reading

Changes to Lambeth and Waterloo Bridges – TFL consultation

TFL has launched consultations on changes to both Lambeth and Waterloo Bridges.Do respond to the consultation with your comments by 20 August. There is some progress shown in plans for both bridges. Lambeth Bridge consultationWaterloo Bridge consultationComments from our emails and our July meetingLambeth Bridge South sideThe cycle and pedestrian underpass along the Thames path is … Continue reading Changes to Lambeth and Waterloo Bridges – TFL consultation

Join the Lambeth Floral Ride to the Lambeth Country Show on Sunday 17 July 2016

On Sunday 17 July 2016 Lambeth Cyclists is working with Lambeth Council to organise two fun and flowery rides to the Lambeth Country Show from the North and South of the Borough.The floral ride will see cyclists on bikes decorated with flowers ride through the borough in a glorious floral carnival. We have invited local … Continue reading Join the Lambeth Floral Ride to the Lambeth Country Show on Sunday 17 July 2016

Opposition to “bus stop bypass” outside St Thomas’ Hospital based on no evidence say Lambeth Cyclists, LCC & Wheels for Wellbeing

(issued jointly by Lambeth Cyclists, Wheels for Wellbeing and London Cycling Campaign)Lambeth Cyclists, London Cycling Campaign and Wheels for Wellbeing call on Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust to embrace health benefits of cycling, rather than opposing cycling schemes without evidence.Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust has announced that its Chairman and Kate … Continue reading Opposition to “bus stop bypass” outside St Thomas’ Hospital based on no evidence say Lambeth Cyclists, LCC & Wheels for Wellbeing

Free Dr Bike adjustments, repairs, information and advice every day next week in five Lambeth locations

Next week, Monday 13 - Friday 17 June 2016, Lambeth's Dr Bike team will be offering free bike checks 5:30-7:30pm every day at different locations around the borough. Come along and get your bike ready for summer cycling The Dr Bike team can fix basic problems, adjust your bike and offer advice on further action if … Continue reading Free Dr Bike adjustments, repairs, information and advice every day next week in five Lambeth locations

Lambeth Cyclists step in to halt hospital cycle lane petition

On 19 May 2016 Charlie Holland from Lambeth Cyclists and Isabelle Clements from Wheels for Wellbeing held a meeting with St Thomas' Hospital which sought to address a petition promoted by the Hospital calling for a rethink of the Westminster Bridge cycle lane (part of the TfL proposals for the Southern section of the Bridge … Continue reading Lambeth Cyclists step in to halt hospital cycle lane petition

Hospital protests at Westminster Bridge cycle lane changes

According to a report in the Evening Standard 13 May 2016 St Thomas' Hospital have raised concerns about the proposed new cycle lane on Westminster Bridge. The newspaper has raised concerns about the new 'floating' bus stops which they fear will result in patients being endangered by passing cyclists.The new cycle lane was part of … Continue reading Hospital protests at Westminster Bridge cycle lane changes

Ride this Saturday afternoon to look at the good and bad public spaces of Lambeth and Southwark

Join us this Saturday, 30 April 2016, for our next easy-going ride when we will be looking at the public realm.    Public realm is the space around and between buildings. We will visit various public spaces in Southwark and Lambeth, and the cycle routes between them, to consider questions such as: Does good design … Continue reading Ride this Saturday afternoon to look at the good and bad public spaces of Lambeth and Southwark

Free Dr Bike checks, adjustments and information this evening Waterloo Roundabout SE1

Lambeth's Sustainable Transport Team will be running their Dr Bike service this evening, Wednesday 13 April 2016, outside the James Clerk Maxwell building opposite the Imax Cinema, Waterloo Roundabout, Lambeth SE1 8XT. Come along 5 -7:30pm and get your bike ready for spring cycling now the warmer weather is here..The Dr Bike team can fix … Continue reading Free Dr Bike checks, adjustments and information this evening Waterloo Roundabout SE1