South bank improvements planned

Lambeth council has a consultation on plans to improve the streets around the south bank centre and access to it from Waterloo station. We fully support these plans to improve the area, including much better conditions for people walking and cycling and reducing or eliminating through traffic from this area.  The proposals include some options. … Continue reading South bank improvements planned

Southbank sees beautiful array of flowery cycles

On Sunday the Southbank saw a variety of decorated bikes parade along with a marching band.The event (previously highlighted on this website) attracted cyclists and bicycles of different styles, it was part of the commemoration of the 1951 Festival of Britain when a floral bicycle parade took place in Haringey.SE1 - Festival of Britain’s floral … Continue reading Southbank sees beautiful array of flowery cycles

Floral Bicycle Parade this Sunday on the Southbank

Decorate and bring your beautiful bike along to the Southbank for a Floral Bicycle Parade! This Sunday, 28 August 2011, there will be a Floral Bicycle Parade startarting at the Royal Festival Hall and progressing along the Southbank in Lambeth, SE1.Organised as part of the 60th anniversary celebration of the Festival of Britain, recreating an … Continue reading Floral Bicycle Parade this Sunday on the Southbank

Lambeth Council press release announcing Southbank campaign

Lambeth Council press release - see pdf version on Lambeth website28 March 2011Awareness sessions urge considerate use of the South Bank areaA new campaign is being launched this week in the South Bank area to encourage cyclists, pedestrians and drivers to be more aware of other road users.Members of cycling campaign group Lambeth Cyclists will … Continue reading Lambeth Council press release announcing Southbank campaign

Lambeth Cyclists welcome Council’s Southbank cycle ban change of heart

Lambeth Cyclists news release 4 February 2011: Lambeth Cyclists welcome Council's Southbank cycle ban change of heartLambeth Cyclists today welcomed the announcement by Lambeth Council that signs banning cycling on the Southbank are to be removed.The signs, put up in December, were a result of pressure from some local residents and businesses concerned about irresponsible … Continue reading Lambeth Cyclists welcome Council’s Southbank cycle ban change of heart