Mayor of London praises CS5 as stats show 30% increase in cycling

On 19 November 2015 the Mayor of London Boris Johnson formally opened the section of Cycle Superhighway 5 running from Oval station to Pimlico across Vauxhall Bridge.View image | gettyimages.comIn a superhighway first this section is fully segregated meaning that cyclists can travel on a traffic free straight route from the Kennington/ Oval area across … Continue reading Mayor of London praises CS5 as stats show 30% increase in cycling

Join the conversation about the future of Vauxhall Cross

This Friday, 2 October 2015, and Saturday, 3 October 2015, find out about the future plans for the Vauxhall area at a special exhibition at the Vauxhall Pleasure Gardens.Since July Lambeth have been consulting on the future of the area - see the latest thinking about the future and add your voice in support of … Continue reading Join the conversation about the future of Vauxhall Cross

Free Lambeth Dr Bike bike adjustments, information and advice this evening Oval

This evening, Wednesday 23 September 2015, Lambeth's Dr Bike team will be offering free bike checks 5 -7:30pm opposite Oval tube station on Kennington Park Road, SE11. Come along to make sure your bike is ready for autumn and winter cycling.The Dr Bike team can fix basic problems, adjust your bike and offer advice on further … Continue reading Free Lambeth Dr Bike bike adjustments, information and advice this evening Oval

Are Kennington Junction works leading to speeding traffic in Fentiman Road and Albert Square?

Works on TfL's scheme to transform the junctions around Oval tube station in Kennington under the Better Junctions initiative began in March.The works are expected to be completed by the end of the year. One effect of the roadworks that some members have noticed is more rat running on side roads around the junctions such … Continue reading Are Kennington Junction works leading to speeding traffic in Fentiman Road and Albert Square?

Lambeth Cyclists Architectural Ride 28 February 2015: Nairn’s London

In the first Lambeth Cyclists architectural ride (open to all) of 2015, we will discover Nairn's London, some 50 years on.Published in 1966, Nairn's London is perhaps the most provocative, inspiring and elegantly written book on London's architecture. After years out of print it was finally republished by Penguin just before Christmas.On this gently paced … Continue reading Lambeth Cyclists Architectural Ride 28 February 2015: Nairn’s London

Vauxhall Cross consultation deadline extended to 2 January 2015

Transport for London have extended the deadline for responses to the Vauxhall Cross consultation from 14 December 2014 to 2 January 2015 to allow as many people as possible to respond - please tell TfL we need Space For Cycling in Vauxhall Cross Transport for London have released their initial proposals which aim to transform Vauxhall … Continue reading Vauxhall Cross consultation deadline extended to 2 January 2015

Space for Cycling at Vauxhall Cross? TfL lay out initial plans to transform area

Transport for London have released their initial proposals which aim to transform Vauxhall Cross making the whole area more cycle friendly and therefore more people friendly.TfL are proposing to end the one-way system at Vauxhall and the surrounding roads as well as bring in improvements to the bus, rail and tube station and create a new … Continue reading Space for Cycling at Vauxhall Cross? TfL lay out initial plans to transform area

Oval junction to be transformed: TfL plans get green light

The roads around Oval junction are set to be made much more cycle friendly following confirmation from Transport for London that they will go ahead with the ambitious plans for the junctions outlined in July.The original proposals, published in July 2014, were developed with Lambeth Cyclists and the wider London Cycling Campaign as part of … Continue reading Oval junction to be transformed: TfL plans get green light

Dr Bike returns in September

Lambeth Council are running their popular Dr Bike service every Wednesday in September at various locations around the borough.The Dr Bike team can fix basic problems, adjust your bike and offer advice on further action if required. In most cases the Police also attend these sessions to advise on security and offer a security registration … Continue reading Dr Bike returns in September