Category Archives: Local areas

A ride along the Caton Road diversion

Dick and Matt are meeting the Road Safety Engineer from Lancashire County Council this Wednesday to get a better look at the proposed diversion.  Expect some comments and photos. Advertisements

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Ideas for the Canal Quarter in Lancaster

Dynamo attended a stakeholder engagement workshop (ooh, we get around!) at the end of February at Lancaster Town Hall.  This was organised by consultants Planit-IE; around 60 people were present from local organisations and the City and County Councils.  The … Continue reading

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Plans published for Lune cycle diversion

Lancaster City Council has now put the proposed cycle diversion plans on their planning website.  To view them, type the planning application number – 00751 – in “search” and select the “Erection of flood defence walls . . .” application.  … Continue reading

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Objections to planning applications at Cockerham and Ellel

Dynamo has objected to the following planning applications: 31 dwellings in Cockerham – reference 19/00164: Dynamo (Lancaster & District Cycle Campaign) objects to this planning application on the grounds that it does not include provision for a safe, sustainable cycle … Continue reading

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Trees cut down along Millennium Path

The Lancaster Guardian has an article this week about the almost-1,000 trees which are being cut down for the flood defence works on the riverside path.  Below is a scan of the article.

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Objections to planning applications at Hornby and Middleton

1.   28 dwellings in Hornby – reference 18/01611/FUL Our comments: Dynamo objects to this planning application because there is no provision for safe cycle access to the development from Lancaster or the surrounding villages. Policy DM 20 of Lancaster City … Continue reading

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Tiny update on the Lune path closure during construction works

Re the closure of the Lune path during the flood management works: Dynamo has learned that the Sustrans Network Development Manager for the North West has seen the plans for the Caton Road diversion route and the Bay Gateway diversion … Continue reading

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