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About lancasterdynamo

Dynamo is a cycling group, established in 1994, to work with official bodies, other cycling organisations and interested individuals to promote cycling as a safe, enjoyable and healthy means of transport.

Come to the Dynamo AGM on Tuesday 29 October

It’s that time of year again!  Come along to a round-up of the cycling year and listen to Karen’s talk about her Eastern European cycle tour.  All welcome. Advertisements

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“Safe pass” signs

Dynamo has been corresponding (unsuccessfully so far) with the Lancashire Road Safety Partnership about the proportions in their “safe pass” posters.  They are all wrong: the tiny cyclist, the giant car, and the distance.  Moreover, they have used the usual … Continue reading

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Objection to planning application in Cockerham

Planning application 19/00438 to Lancaster City Council for 36 houses in Cockerham.  Dynamo has objected as follows: Dynamo (Lancaster & District Cycle Campaign) objects to this planning application on the grounds that it does not include provision for a safe, sustainable … Continue reading

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Planning application for engineering works and employment floorspace between Carnforth and Over Kellet

A planning application (reference 19/00545/HYB) for up to 8,400 sq metres of development beside the M6 between Carnforth and Over Kellet has been submitted.  Dynamo has objected as follows: Dynamo Cycle Campaign objects to this planning application as it currently … Continue reading

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Dynamo’s response to the Lancaster Cycling & Walking Planning Advisory Note (PAN)

Download the Cycling and Walking PAN.  All details on Lancaster City Council’s website. Background This links to the meeting that Matt and Patricia had in December with the City Council. As part of its Local Plan, the City Council has … Continue reading

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New infrastructure on Wyresdale Road

A new shared-use path has appeared on Wyresdale Road from its junction with Coulston Road to its junction with Grab Lane. Dynamo understands this was done with Section 106 planning obligation funds from the Miller homes development on the old … Continue reading

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Lancaster Canal Quarter – follow-up workshop

Another visit to the Town Hall Banqueting Suite for Dynamo to attend the second part of the stakeholder event which Jim covered earlier this month.  Patricia got the gig this time. The consultants, Planit-IE, are working on an emerging “Strategic … Continue reading

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