Category Archives: Other Places

Street cleaning by tricycle

In Lille the street cleaners travel around by tricycle. Advertisements

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Cycle parking that makes its point

Spotted in Leeds city centre today:

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A railway bridge

It’s really not fair to compare Dutch cycle infrastructure to British (shooting fish in a barrel springs to mind), but look at this for a railway bridge . . .

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For slim cyclists only

A very narrow and short stretch of cycle lane spotted in Euston Road, London, this morning: Breathe in!

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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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Morecambe Bay Cycle Way

Finally Patricia has cycled (most of the) 81-mile Morecambe Bay Cycle Way, which runs from Walney Island to Glasson Dock and gives her verdict below. (Map here.) With a surprisingly laden bike for just an overnight stop, I caught the 07.33 train from Lancaster to … Continue reading

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Manchester

Greater Manchester received something like £20 million to make cycling easier and safer a couple of years ago. On a visit today, Dynamo noticed some changes in Oxford Road: but also some hazards outside the Town Hall: Since Dynamo is currently … Continue reading

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