Category Archives: cycling facilities

Greyhound Bridge

When work begins early next year on the Greyhound Bridge, the surrounding infrastructure will also need to be reformed for the proposed 23 weeks of the works. Dynamo member and veteran cycle campaigner, Matt Hodges, has done a brilliant forensic … Continue reading

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Mass transport system

In the Hoge Veluwe National Park in the middle of the Netherlands there are white bicycles that you can use for free within the park itself (which, of course, has an extensive cyclepath network). This reduces the number of cars and … Continue reading

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M6 link road park and ride – part 3

A little bit of desktop research uncovers previous “noises” that Lancashire County Council has made in favour of a park and [cycle] ride facility at junction 34 of the M6: The final draft of the HGV Movement Strategy at section 4.2.1 … Continue reading

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M6 link road park and ride – part 2

Following on from the recent opening of the park and ride facility at junction 34, this week’s Lancaster Guardian carries an article about Dynamo’s call for park and cycle facilities – namely cycle lockers. However, any cycle storage facilities, according to a … Continue reading

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New shared-use path on Quernmore Road to go ahead

FINALLY, the Section 106 money from the new developments around the Lancaster Moor is being used to fund cycling infrastructure. The scheme is for a shared-use path on the north side of Quernmore Road, mostly 3 metres wide. Residents are … Continue reading

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Proposed new zebra crossing on the Pointer roundabout

Dynamo is dismayed at Lancashire County Council’s plans for the new zebra crossing on the north side of the Pointer roundabout.  Zebra crossings are great, but this one will involve the removal of the existing useful cycle lanes – which … Continue reading

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Nelson Street car park, Lancaster

The route through the car park takes you from the Town Hall to the canal.  When the car park was resurfaced last year, the old bicycle symbol on the tarmac disappeared.  It took a lot of time and a few … Continue reading

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