We are still awaiting details of the County Council’s plans to follow up this consultation in July and understand that a report on its outcome will be taken to Committee in November.
Pedals is one of several local groups involved in the Friends of Bennerley Viaduct working with Sustrans to restore this major structure between Ilkeston and Awsworth, with a walkway /cycleway over the top and linking to both sides of the Erewash Valley Trail, etc. The exhibition they arranged this summer about their project in […]
Recent months have seen close working with Sustrans Research and Monitoring Unit on a study of the economic impact of the proposed bridge, to complement revised feasibility study work by the Steering Group.
Why is this so poorly planned and promoted?
In May East Midlands Trains opened their new Cycle Hub on the south, i.e. Queen’s Road, side of Nottingham Station, but Pedals thinks that this has been very poorly planned and promoted.
Pedals have launched a new system to allow the recording of incidents that cyclists have had relating to the tram. If you have had a cycling accident on Nottingham’s tram network please use this form to record the details. This will be used by Pedals to identify the types and locations of accidents so that […]
Can cyclists and trams ever mix safely? BBC’s Inside Out article available on iPlayer. http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b07tc17r/inside-out-east-midlands-12092016 You can report tram incidents in Nottingham here.
RideWise have announced details of their basic and advanced cycle maintenance workshops. RideWise is a Nottingham based charity whose aim is to help and encourage as many people as possible to get on a bike and safely enjoy this wonderful form of transport. Workshops are held at The Lenton Centre, Willoughby Street, Lenton, NG7 1RQ […]
Ridewise has produced some new posters promoting their Cycle Centres.
Note: several of the issues referred to below have now been addressed are in process of being sorted. Updated 4.02.16 Notes of meeting held on 28 January 2016 to discuss these tram-related cycling issues. Updated 4.10.15 New NET routes – sorting out potential hazards for cyclists – Please give us further feedback on specific problems […]
Proposed foot-cycle bridge over the Trent between Trent Lane and The Hook (Lady Bay, West Bridgford): Update of 5 October 2015 to people and organisations interested in the development of our plans. The original story can be found here. I realise that it is quite a while since the last update on our bridge plans. […]