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Dynamo’s updated response to draft Cycling & Walking Strategy

Dynamo has updated its November 2016 response to Lancashire County Council’s draft Cycling and Walking Strategy.  You can read the document here. Basically: what will they do to curb car use, and how do they intend to get children walking … Continue reading

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Lancashire’s new cycling and walking strategy – update

The update on the new strategy is that a draft has been completed but not yet finalised.  Once the final draft has been produced, Lancashire County Council will organise a public consultation process.  No timescale as yet.

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Pothole update

The bad news is that Dick’s pothole has still not been repaired. The good news is . . . Sadly, this isn’t a solution for every bad stretch of road.

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Whatever happened to the Local Sustainable Transport Fund?

For almost a year Dynamo has been trying to get a breakdown of how the £5 million awarded to Lancashire County Council in 2012 to make the A6 sustainable (whatever that means in authority-speak; probably more about economic activity than … Continue reading

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Funds for bridge work on shared-use paths

Good news that Lancashire County Council has put funds aside to maintain some of the bridges which are an essential feature of our district’s shared-use paths.  (Anyone remember the long closure of the Crook o’Lune bridge a few years back?) … Continue reading

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Dynamo press release on road safety

Dynamo has issued a press release following the publication of Department for Transport figures showing an increase in casualties of all kinds on Lancashire’s roads in 2014 (14% increase in people killed or seriously injured).  We have also written to County Councillor … Continue reading

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A6 road safety survey

Paul and Patricia met Paul Binks, the Road and Transport Safety Manager from Lancashire County Council, yesterday to look at the worst road junctions on the A6 and Barton/Bowerham Road for cyclist casualties (i.e. ones reported to the police).  The County has … Continue reading

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