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Lune flood works: article in this week’s Lancaster Guardian

This week’s Lancaster Guardian has a report on Monday’s Planning Committee meeting which approved the building of the Lune flood defence works.  You can read it in the paper or view a scan of it here. Advertisements

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Dynamo letter on air quality

Dick’s letter on air quality appeared in this week’s Lancaster Guardian: Seventy-nine car parking spaces at St George’s Works on the quay have been given planning permission by Lancaster City Council as part of the package of new student accommodation, … Continue reading

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Dick’s cycle-commuting story in the Lancaster Guardian (last in the series?)

To round off this series (which started back in November), Dick – who has collected and edited them all – writes about his rides around Lancaster. He recalls the Cycling Demonstration Town years (ah! that was the time when the … Continue reading

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James’s cycle-commuting story in the Lancaster Guardian

In time-honoured fashion, James got a bicycle for his birthday – his 44th birthday, that is. His reintroduction veered between rediscovering the joy of cycling (this time with 27 gears rather than a measly 12) and the negative bits – like … Continue reading

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Louise’s cycle-commuting story in the Lancaster Guardian

Louise competes in triathlons but insists that she “pootles” along on her cycle-commute into work.  She sometimes puts more effort into her commute home to ride off the day’s stresses.  Her bugbear?  Ice.  Her favourite?  A strong tailwind home. You can … Continue reading

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Stephen’s cycle-commuting story in the Lancaster Guardian

Stephen cycles from Heysham to Lancaster and finds his commute a joy.  Some commuters have described how their ride helps them to wind down after a day at work; Stephen, on the other hand, finds calm and creative thoughts in his ride along the … Continue reading

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William’s cycle-commuting story in the Lancaster Guardian

This week’s commuter is William, whose job is near Blackburn.  His occasional solution?  Catch the train to Preston, then cycle the remaining 13 miles.  He quickly developed pot-hole antennae for the A675 but has now encountered a new challenge: Transpennine’s new … Continue reading

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