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[Image taken 1.12.22] Rail station, York. A practical design to carry kith (two child seats) and kit – the panniers at the rear and the sizeable bag on the front rack. It has its own stand but is secured to the sheffield stand. The spacin ... [more]

[Image taken 1.12.22] Rail station, York. This cycle is a regular sight around the city: #166520. It is a bakfiets (www.bakfiets.com/). It has a large turning circle and also requires a lot of space to stow. But the well spaced racks at thi ... [more]

[Image taken 1.12.22] Rail station, York. I wondered how long it would take for a cargo cycle to appear at this end of the station. Though there is no dedicated space or even suitable space as there is nowhere to secure a cycle to. The thin ... [more]

[Image taken 6.10.17] Haxby Shopping Centre, off The Village, Haxby. Sheffields where people need them: close to shopping and cafes. Context and other racks nearby: #188087.

[Image taken 26.11.22] The Village, Haxby. The bollards and the planter protect the cycles using these Sheffields from motor vehicles. Other image here today and links: #188093.

[Image taken 26.11.22] The Village, Haxby. Adequate rather than generous spacing but they provide securing and supporting points for people visiting the shops and cafes here. Other image here today and links: #188093.

[Image taken 26.11.22] The Village, Haxby. As I was taking these images, someone arrived on the black cycle in the background and simply locked it to itself against the planter. They are clearly appreciated and well used by regulars. Other ... [more]

[Image taken 26.11.22] The Village, Haxby. Cycle parking where people need it and which is easy to find and protected from motor vehicles - here by the bollards and the planter. Other images these racks here today: #188094, #188095, #188096 ... [more]

[Image taken 26.11.22] The Village, Haxby. Generous space for larger/wider cycles and/or a family or group of friends sharing a lock. Other images here today: #188087.

[Image taken 26.11.22] The Village, Haxby. 120cm between the upright/support/securing point and the area marked for cycles, plus a further 70cm to the edge of the CYCLES label painted on the tarmac, and 95cm from there to the carriageway. O ... [more]

[Image taken 26.11.22] The Village, Haxby. Adequate spacing around the uprights/supports makes this cycle parking practical, comfortable and convenient to use. Other images here today: #188087.

[Image taken 26.11.22] The Village, Haxby. Lots of space for 'York' cycles - bespoke or retrofitted designs for transporting family, goods or animals - at this end. Other images here today: #188087.

[Image taken 26.11.22] The Village, Haxby. Sheffields where people can use them and find them. Clearly labelled - what they are, who they are for. Protected from motor vehicles by the bollard. Overview and links: #188087.

[Image taken 26.11.22] The Village, Haxby. Street view seems to show dead space here in 2019. This is good practice. They are on the main road - a genuine nudge: you can't miss them; close to shops and cafes and a lit pedestrian crossing; o ... [more]

[Image taken 13.11.22] Co-op, Campleshon Road, York. The roundtopped Sheffield racks – I think flattopped Sheffields offer more support and more locking surface area – are not well positioned. One is in front of a louvre. Is this intend ... [more]

[Image taken 13.11.22] Co-op, Campleshon Road, York. Sheffields to one side - not visible, not signposted, nowhere near - the new Co-op. Perhaps they support short-stay cycle delivery to the residents? But is this a residents entrance? If s ... [more]

[Image taken 12.11.22] Stirling Road, York. Location of cycle parking in relation to the leisure facility - tenpin (www.tenpin.co.uk/our-locations/york/bowling/) - I assume they are intended to support. But no sign alerting people there i ... [more]

[Image taken 12.11.22] Stirling Road, York. Low key cycle parking provision. I’ve cycled past these a few times without noticing them. I’d like to see ‘Cycle parking’ above them in large type on a large sign. And signposting to cycl ... [more]

[Image taken 12.11.22] Stirling Road, York. Sheffield stands. Under cover. Space 'head'/'in front' of the supports (ie between the rack and the wall). Close-ish to the entrance of the bowling alley: tenpin (www.tenpin.co.uk/our-locations/yo ... [more]

[Image taken 7.11.22] Aldi, Water Lane, York. [NOTE: No street view at this location.] Are these trolleys here intentionally – very practical for people on cycles. But also other shoppers. Context: #186150. There’s no perceptible slope ... [more]

[Image taken 7.11.22] Aldi, Water Lane, York. [NOTE: No street view at this location] This customer seems to be a regular: #186150. Other trailer here today and links: #187542.

[Image taken 7.11.22] Aldi, Water Lane, York. [NOTE: No street view at this location] Cycles with trailers – even empty ones – are unwieldy to manoeuvre. And park. And then you have to be able to leave with a heavy load. I can understan ... [more]

[Image taken 4.11.22] St Barnabas, Jubilee Terrace, Leeman Road, York. Context and links: #187498.

[Image taken 4.11.22] St Barnabas, Jubilee Terrace, Leeman Road, York. St Barnabas (https://stbarnabasyork.org.uk/) was the site of several of my York firsts. A consultation – about York Central www.yorkcentral.info/; realisation people w ... [more]

[Image taken 3.11.22] Blake Street, York. It looks as if the trike rider arrived after the cycle to the left had been parked. It looks as if the trike is trapping the blue cycle. If that person has mobility issues and can't lift the cycle a ... [more]

[Image taken 3.11.22] Blake Street, York. There's- seemingly - room for a trike between the upstands here. Compare the racks this side of the space with those on the other. All are Sheffields but these are not linked - the others are which ... [more]

[Image taken 30.10.22] Monks Cross Shopping Park, Huntington/York. [NOTE: The street view image shows the previous layout of the Park.] Three or four of the cycles here were child-sized. If the ‘cycle circuit’ around the site were kept ... [more]

[Image taken 30.10.22] Monks Cross Shopping Park, Huntington/York. [NOTE: The street view image shows the previous layout of the Park.] Last day of the October half term. The racks at this end were full. Perhaps because there is a branch of ... [more]

[Image taken 27.10.22] Aldi, Water Lane, York. [NOTE: No street view at this location] Aldi staff are storing/displaying the chain’s wares in the covered walkway area. This massively restricts the width of the route plus the nearside spac ... [more]

[Image taken 27.10.22] Aldi, Water Lane, York. [NOTE: No street view at this location] The two car parking spaces at the end of the full row of vehicles are marked for disabled users. The remainder have the family symbol. There's no provisi ... [more]

[Image taken 27.10.22] Aldi, Water Lane, York. [NOTE: No street view at this location] The two racks parallel to the building/car park edge create space for longer rigs. This trailer does not obstruct the covered pedestrian/wheelchair route ... [more]

[Image taken 26.10.22] Clarence Gardens, between Wigginton Road and Haxby Road, York. [Note: No street view at this location.] Location of racks in: #187256.

[Image taken 26.10.22] Clarence Gardens, between Wigginton Road and Haxby Road, York. [Note: No street view at this location.] This design of rack in Rowntree Park, York, and my comments: #174351. CYC page about the Gardens: www.york.gov.uk ... [more]

[Image taken 25.10.22] Wellington Row, York. Context and links: #187236.

[Image taken 25.10.22] Wellington Row, York. Context and links: #187236.

[Image taken 25.10.22] Wellington Row, York. This cycle/a cycle is usually at this location when I pass (see also: #173065). Today I stopped to see if/how it was secured. There is cycle parking within 50m but although I've reported it, it's ... [more]

[Image taken 22.10.22] M X Park, Monks Cross Drive, Huntington, York YO32 9GZ. [NOTE: No street view yet at this location] There is no protected space that will be kept clear in front of the entrance. This means people – who could be carr ... [more]

[Image taken 22.10.22] M X Park, Monks Cross Drive, Huntington, York YO32 9GZ. [NOTE: No street view yet at this location] The pavement is simply a stub – between the first disabled car parking space and Screwfix. There is no designated r ... [more]

[Image taken 22.10.22] M X Park, Monks Cross Drive, Huntington, York YO32 9GZ. [NOTE: No street view yet at this location] At present this is a tarmac desert but fill it with motorists some of whom are in a big hurry and it will be not only ... [more]

[Image taken 22.10.22] Screwfix, M X Park, Monks Cross Drive, Huntington, York YO32 9GZ. [NOTE: No street view yet at this location] View from the entrance of Screwfix. It’s a long way to the cycle parking. You may be carrying children or ... [more]

[Image taken 22.10.22] M X Park, Monks Cross Drive, Huntington, York YO32 9GZ. Screwfix is here ahead of residential development. But this cycle parking is a long, long, unprotected way from that outlet. Context and other images today: #187 ... [more]

[Image taken 22.10.22] M X Park, Monks Cross Drive, Huntington, York YO32 9GZ. [NOTE: No street view yet at this location] Context and link: #187061.

[Image taken 22.10.22] M X Park, Monks Cross Drive, Huntington, York YO32 9GZ. [NOTE: No street view yet at this location] Wasted space, wasted opportunity. 39cm is too narrow store a cycle or even part of one: #183669. The design of the ra ... [more]

[Image taken 22.10.22] M X Park, Monks Cross Drive, Huntington, York YO32 9GZ. [NOTE: No street view yet at this location] Positives: there is cycle parking; it's covered; there's no kerb (compare with: #186444); there is 210cm of space bet ... [more]

[Image taken 22.10.22] Go Store Self Storage Ltd, Monks Cross Drive, Huntington, York. The arrow points to the location of the ‘cycle parking’. Context and links: #187024.

[Image taken 22.10.22] Go Store Self Storage Ltd, Monks Cross Drive, Huntington, York. [NOTE: No street view at this location] This branch of Go Store (www.gostore.co.uk/location/york/) seems to have opened in late 2021: www.yorkshirepost.c ... [more]

[Image taken 17.10.22] Lidl, James Street, York. [NOTE: No street view at this location] Every support had at least one cycle secured to it. More provision is needed here. Note the trolley to the right of the man loading his trailer. He has ... [more]

[Image taken 17.10.22] Lidl, James Street, York. [NOTE: No street view at this location] The trailer is expertly packed. The owner said he’d spent £65 on this one shop. People who cycle spend money. We are worth providing convenient cycl ... [more]

[Image taken 17.10.22] Lidl, James Street, York. [NOTE: No street view at this location] There is easily room for a trailer and still space for people to walk/push cycles/trolleys behind and be under cover/off the car parking area. Other im ... [more]

[Image taken 7.10.22] Community Furniture Store, Raylor Centre, York. When there's no space in the cycle parking or the provision doesn't accommodate the cyclist or a cycle you get flyparking as here. But cycles parked crossways take up mor ... [more]

[Image taken 28.9.22] Community Furniture Store (on the site of the Raylor Centre), James Street, York. Staff, volunteers, customers, people donating items have only this provision. It was full when I arrived but as the Store was closing pe ... [more]

[Image taken 28.9.22] Raylor Centre, James Street, York. [Note: No street view at this location.] This is at the front of the building. Note the slots in the ground - the original cycle parking provision, now a trip hazard. The rings on the ... [more]

[Image taken 28.9.22] Raylor Centre, James Street, York. [NOTE: No street view at this location] Someone has managed to get their cycle into this gap of just 48cm. You wouldn't be able to load/unload in situ. You'd have to feed your cycle i ... [more]

[Image taken 28.9.22] Raylor Centre, James Street, York. [NOTE: No street view at this location] Context and comments about the measurements, also links: #186444.

[Image taken 28.9.22] Raylor Centre, James Street, York. [NOTE: No street view at this location] Context and links: #186443. The measurements... a 10cm kerb – any upstand or kerb means everyone has to lift their cycle to use the rack… T ... [more]

[Image taken 28.9.22] Raylor Centre, James Street, York. [NOTE: No street view at this location] The Raylor Centre (www.raylorcentre.co.uk/) houses lots of very varied businesses. A few years ago I had a go at getting the cycle parking at t ... [more]

[Image taken 27.9.22] Screwfix, James Street, York. [Note: No street view at this location.] Context: #186175, #186206. No space again for my cycle in the racks today. Two spaces used by staff cycles - no racks, no luggage, no attachments. ... [more]

[Image taken 27.9.22] Screwfix, James Street, York. [Note: No street view at this location.] Context: #186175, #186206. Screwfix is coming out of this rather well. The fast response to my initial email, the keeping in contact with me and, a ... [more]

[Image taken 25.9.22] Screwfix (Clifton Moor), Stirling Road, York. [NOTE: No streetview at this location] How do you get a cycle into these spaces? The access between the supports and the hedge is just 74cm, there’s very little room to m ... [more]

[Image taken 25.9.22] Screwfix (Clifton Moor), Stirling Road, York. The supports are not long enough… you wheel a cycle into cycle parking (or reverse it) and you need space in front of or behind the wheel. If you don’t have an integral ... [more]

[Image taken 25.9.22] Screwfix (Clifton Moor), Stirling Road, York. [NOTE: No streetview at this location] The racks in relation to the entrance to the retail outlet. They look straightforward to find, and practical to use. If only... Other ... [more]

[Image taken 25.9.22] Screwfix (Clifton Moor), Stirling Road, York. [NOTE: No streetview at this location] Context and links: #186295.

[Image taken 25.9.22] Screwfix (Clifton Moor), Stirling Road, York. [NOTE: No streetview at this location] Why does someone put cycle parking behind car parking? Why is it not picked up by planners that if there is motor vehicle parking in ... [more]

[Image taken 25.9.22] Wickes, Lysander Close, Clifton Moor, York. [NOTE: No streetview at this location] Five cycles using the racks at this DIY outlet today. The bollards protect: the cycles, the people on them, and the large manoeuvring s ... [more]

[Image taken 24.9.22] St Andrewgate, York. A stashed or abandoned sign, and a sandbag. Signs left like this can become hazards or be used as tools to destroy property or as weapons. Sandbags can explode (see: #186293). The grit released is ... [more]

[Image taken 22.9.22] Next to Bella Italia, Clifton Moor Gate, York. In most existing guides, the minimum recommended space between supports is 100cm. CYC is now recommending 120cm – this accommodates more shapes of people, panniers, lift ... [more]

[Image taken 22.9.22] Next to Bella Italia, Clifton Moor Gate, York. Other images here today: #186258, #186260. Approaching from off-road segregated cycle route alongside Clifton Moor Gate, the cycle parking is easy to find. It’s also eas ... [more]

[Image taken 22.9.22] Next to Bella Italia, Clifton Moor Gate, York. A rainy evening and I saw the covered cycle parking had a longer rig projecting from it. It was a Tagalong-style cycle trailer: a child size wheel ‘half’ cycle that at ... [more]

[Image taken 17.9.22] Screwfix, James Street, York. [Note: No street view at this location.] The site looking west, and east: #186211. Other images here today and links #186206.

[Image taken 17.9.22] Screwfix, James Street, York. [Note: No street view at this location.] The layout of the site looking east, and west: #186212. Other images here today and links #186206.

[Image taken 17.9.22] Screwfix, James Street, York. [Note: No street view at this location.] Both the cycles in the shelter belong to staff. There is no room for customers' cycles. Not only are the supports to close together but there is ju ... [more]

[Image taken 17.9.22] Screwfix, James Street, York. [Note: No street view at this location.] The spaces between the supports are just 68cm wide. My cycle - without me next to it and without me pulling it towards me to be able to load up is ... [more]

[More recent images - new problems but a positive meeting: #186340, #186341.] [Image taken 17.9.22] Screwfix, James Street, York. [Note: No street view at this location.] Returning two days after I emailed the CEO of Screwfix: action. The d ... [more]

[UPDATE: See #186206] [Image taken 15.9.22] Screwfix, James Street. York. [NOTE: No streetview at this location.] Boxed in by the drivers of: the dark vehicle on the far side of the cycle shelter (is that even intended for people to park on ... [more]

[More recent image here: #186206.] [Image taken 14.9.22] Screwfix, James Street, York. [Note: No street view at this location.] Positives: 1. There is cycle parking. 2. The cycle parking is covered. 3. The cycle parking is very close to the ... [more]

[Observation: Other trailer flyparked at this Aldi on a later date: #187542.] [Image taken 12.9.22] Aldi, Water Lane, York. The trailer is a minimum of 84cm wide. And that's when it is not moving. In use it will require more space. And a gr ... [more]

[Image taken 12.9.22] Aldi, Water Lane, York. I (still) don't know if the two Sheffields at right angles to the run of racks are/were intended to be used for cycle parking but they work for longer rigs. The cycle plus trailer is 280cm long. ... [more]

[Image taken 10.9.22] Deangate, York. Four Tier hire cycles all but fill the onstreet public racks. Overview Tiers: #164663. Other images today: #186099, #186100, #186101.

[Image taken 9.9.22] Nr Aldermanbury/Bridge Street, Bradford. [NOTE: Location is very approximate.] Cycle lockers. They are huge and unattractive. A CYC councillor suggests you need to be able to see inside to ensure they are not used to st ... [more]

[Image taken 9.9.22] Nr Aldermanbury/Bridge Street, Bradford. [NOTE: Location is very approximate.] CYC has funding for onstreet public cycle lockers. I am concerned the people who have the budget are not people who have problems lifting c ... [more]

[Image taken 5.9.22] Burger King, Clifton Moor, York. Plus points: the box for cycle parking has been checked. The racks are close to the entrance and easy to find. They are overlooked which might help keep cycles safe particularly those of ... [more]

[Image taken 5.9.22] Burger King, Clifton Moor, York. As I stood taking photos, a staff member cycled up. He used the end space because his cycle would not fit anywhere else. End spaces (see: #183749) ought to be marked for family/disabled ... [more]

[Image taken 5.9.22] Burger King, Clifton Moor, York. This branch of Burger King burnt down. (Link to newspaper report: #174310.) It is a drive thru. It has been rebuilt. It has toastrack Sheffields by way of cycle parking. This is the wors ... [more]

[Image taken 25.8.22] The Point, inside Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester (https://emiratesoldtrafford.lancashirecricket.co.uk/about/). [NOTE: No street view at this location.] It was great: a) staff knew there was cycle parking inside the ... [more]

[Image taken 27.8.22] Boyes, Goodramgate, York. No room at the racks. The owner of the freestanding cycle was unable to park. He is therefore 'bike sitting' rather than accompanying his partner, and shopping in Boyes (www.boyes.co.uk/york-e ... [more]

[Image taken 26.8.22] York. The racks are too close to the wall. I had full panniers. I could not get my cycle far enough in to securely and reliably lean it against the racks. (The luggage was too heavy to take off and carry inside. But it ... [more]

[Image taken 26.8.22] Yorvik Gillygate Practice, [www.jorvikgillygatepractice.co.uk/] Woolpack House, St Saviour's Place, York. The racks are too close together. Other images of a problem with this parking today: #185796. Other images today ... [more]

[Image taken 23.8.22] Library Square, Museum Street/Lendal Bridge, York. Two Tier e-cycles (overview #164663) obstruct Sheffields but do not use them. The cycle parking here is hugely in demand: from people visiting the library to those wal ... [more]

[Image taken 20.8.22] Monks Cross retail centre, Huntington/York. Well used cycle parking... But two motorcyclists arrived as I was leaving. They drove from the corner over this area. One is obstructing the cycle parking. Related image toda ... [more]

[Image taken 20.8.22] LNER Community Stadium, York. York was playing at home. The carparks were chokka. But so were the Sheffield racks. I am noticing motorcycles appearing in cycle parking where I haven't seen any before. There was anothe ... [more]

[Image taken 20.8.22] Deangate, York. The racks are still too close to the kerb (see: #182113. But the bollard is protecting the endspace. There’s room for a ‘york’cycle – a wider and/or longer design bespoke or adapted for one or a ... [more]

[Image taken 20.8.22] Rodgers, Julia Avenue, Monks Cross, Huntington, York. [NOTE: street view shows the pre-2018 iteration of this outlet.] Location of the new – August 2022 – Sheffields at the Rodgers (www.rodgersofyork.co.uk/) furnit ... [more]

[Image taken 20.8.22] Rodgers, Julia Avenue, Monks Cross, Huntington, York. [NOTE: street view shows the pre-2018 iteration of this outlet.] Context: #175252. City of York Council Planning Enforcement reconsidered. And now Rodgers has pract ... [more]

[Image taken 16.8.22] Taco Bell, Taco Bell, Monks Cross Drive, Huntington, York. Three cycles already in situ when we arrived. One is an e-cycle. As the cafe was quiet I think this may be how the staff get here. More provision needed! Locat ... [more]

[Image taken 11.8.22] Library Square, Museum Street/Lendal Bridge, York. Two Tier hire e-cycles (context: #185003) and a motorcycle on the Sheffields here. Other image today and links: #185485.

[Image taken 12.8.22] Covid vaccination centre, Pedestrian and Cycle Entrance, Askham Bar, Tadcaster Road, York. [NOTE: Location approximate] Tier hire e-scooters and e-cycles. And the excellent cycle parking: Sheffields, well spaced (wide ... [more]

[UPDATE 29.7.22. I asked: "Have you changed the operating model? Have you changed the rental rates? Have you changed the geo-fencing?" Response from Tier; "Yes, CYC passed the decision to permit TIER e-bikes to be parked at cycle racks acro ... [more]

[Image taken 17.7.22] Asda, Jockey Lane, Monks Cross, Huntington/York. NOTE: No street view at this location] The racks are full. The bollards make it difficult to get to/from them. The spacing between the supports/securing bars is too narr ... [more]

[Image taken 17.7.22] Asda, Jockey Lane, Monks Cross, Huntington/York. NOTE: No street view at this location] The racks are full. These are under cover. A staff member told me he believed there is no cycle parking for staff - they share the ... [more]

[Image taken 17.7.22] Asda, Jockey Lane, Monks Cross, Huntington/York. NOTE: No street view at this location] The racks are full. The bollards make it difficult to get to/from them. The parked vehicles obstruct access from that side. The ra ... [more]

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