Dick attended a stakeholder workshop on 16 February, organised by Atkins, to discuss the County Council’s plans for a Bus Rapid Transit scheme. (Not sure how this links in with the stakeholder workshop in June 2016 when Jacobs looked at a … Continue reading
The notes are attached here. They contain useful plans of proposed infrastructure, such as the deeply flawed cycle lanes on the A6 outside the new Bailrigg science park/health innovation campus.
This meeting was the last with Alasdair, the County Council’s Senior Cycling Officer who originally set them up. It’s uncertain how the meetings will continue: that depends on the County’s current restructuring. At present the work on the County’s Cycling and Walking Strategy is … Continue reading
Once upon a time (on 21 November 2011) Dynamo was invited to a consultation event on Lancashire’s new Cycling Strategy. Perhaps made giddy by the upcoming Olympic Games, the 2011 draft focused on cycling for sport and seemed to have quite forgotten that … Continue reading
Notes of the Cycle Forum attached. They relate to: National Cycling and Walking Investment Strategy Lancaster Highway & Transport Masterplan 20mph speed limits Cycle flows (data from cycle counters suggest that cycle use has grown by 75% since 2002) Cyclist … Continue reading
Lancashire Cycle Liaison meetings are held 3 or 4 times a year between Lancashire County Council and the county’s cycling organisations. Their brief covers the whole of Lancashire, and the notes of the last meeting are attached. They do make for rather discouraging … Continue reading
The Lancaster Cycle Forum is an occasional meeting of local cycling groups (Dynamo, CTC, Sustrans, local councillors) with the County’s Senior Cycling Officer, Alasdair Simpson. We raise issues and concerns and Alasdair keeps us up to date. The agenda plus … Continue reading