Bow Roundabout – Consultation

What are TFL proposing…. New signalised pedestrian crossings on Bow Road; eastbound cycle ‘early-start’ facility lengthened They would install new signalised crossings to allow pedestrians to cross Bow Road The eastbound cycle ‘early-start’ facility on Bow Road would be repositioned to make space for the new pedestrian crossing and redesigned […]

Mile End Road Cycle Death

The BBC and the East London Advertiser are reporting that  “A cyclist has died after a collision with a tipper lorry in east London on a cycle superhighway” Not quite the truth….. The incident happened around quarter to four today (5th November 2013).  At 9.00 pm the road was still closed […]

Inadequate re-design of Mile End Junction back pedals to the drawing board

As part of Boris Johnson’s new vision for cycling (PDF download) the inadequate re-design of Mile End Junction has been sent back to the drawing board. There will be new plans, and very probably, a new consultation, so we now have a chance to get this dangerous junction properly re-designed for the needs […]