This follows the Sep 17, 2014 post “Pedals presses for urgent campaign to spread tram tracks safety advice for cyclists” Update of 10 December following the meeting of 18 November to discuss improving the distribution of tram tracks safety advice for cyclists, emphasising the importance of targeting other road users too with cyclist safety messages. […]
Pedals member Julian Bentley has conducted a survey of Nottingham’s cyclists. Over 50% of those who responded have had an incident or fall whilst cycling on or near the Tram tracks. See also, Pedals’ latest tram tracks safety statement
Timely advice from www.thebigwheel.org.uk/safecycling (click image for full PDF)
TravelRight – a free travel support service that helps residents and businesses in the North of Nottingham and Gedling and Broxtowe boroughs – is conducting its second community travel survey.
Cyclists urged to sign up for tram safety sessions Training is being provided to help cyclists understand how to safely share Nottingham’s roads with new trams.
This edition includes: – Cycling success at Sustrans schools – Campaign for safer streets – Bike-to-school loyalty card scheme – British Cycling Coaching – Free travel support grants – The Golden Lock and much more..
Following a recent spate of accidents with cyclists slipping on the new tram tracks Pedals is pressing for an urgent campaign to give good advice to cyclists on how best to minimise the risk of slipping with tram tracks.
Nottingham City Council have given us some more details about the ring road improvement scheme changes at the Crown Island roundabout. “Please be advised that works are due to start at Crown Island on the Ring Road – the elongated dumbbell junction of Wollaton Road/Middleton Boulevard/Western Boulevard/Radford Bridge Road from mid-September. These are advance works […]
You can find more information about the Citycard Cycle Hub, including the latest City Council leaflet here.
Pedals are putting pressure on the council for more cycle stands in the city centre, particularly to compensate for stands now occupied by Citycard bikes and Police decoy bikes!