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Closure of roads around Nicky Nook for car race – Saturday 23 March

On Saturday 23 March, quiet roads around Nicky Nook will be closed to the public – including cyclists wanting a pleasant ride on National Cycle Network 6 and walkers wanting to access popular routes – so that cars can race around on public … Continue reading

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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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