As Lambeth heads towards a 20 miles per hour speed limit borough-wide our neighbour to the West: Wandsworth is currently consulting on adopting a similar borough-wide 20mph limit.Wandsworth are currently consulting on this measure. If you cycle in or through Wandsworth take part in the consultation on the Wandsworth websiteWe hope that Wandsworth will adopt … Continue reading Wandsworth to go 20mph?
Today, Friday 13 December 2013, the South West expansion of the Transport for London Cyle Hire Scheme goes live.The cycle hire bikes, also known as Boris Bikes, will be available in more Lambeth locations - primarily in the South Lambeth, Stockwell and Vauxhall areas: see map above.The expansion will bring the bikes within reach of … Continue reading TfL cycle hire bikes now available in more Lambeth locations
We are always looking at local issues that impact on our ability to encourage cycling in Lambeth.Map of Tooting Common on GooglemapsRecently we have become aware of the enforcement of no cycling across the north corner of Tooting Common on LCN route 5 which links Streatham with Clapham. The short route across the Common is used … Continue reading Wandsworth enforce no cycling rule on Tooting Common
Following 10 years of uncertainty the cycle tracks across Tooting and Wandsworth Commons have been given the go-ahead by Transport Secretary Alastair Darling.Arcane legal arguments and vigorous opposition to cycle tracks by one or two vocal local residents have meant that it has been illegal to cycle on the Commons in spite of vigorous campaigning … Continue reading Wandsworth Common victory