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See http://radwagon.blogspot.com/2016/08/pleasant-circular-route-round-cambridge.html for a video of riding around a pleasant little ride around Cambridge on good infra, not so good infra, and quiet roads. Just enjoy!

Illegally parked in cyclelane. Highway Code Rule 240 (backed up in law) You MUST NOT stop or park on a tram or cycle lane. http://www.direct.gov.uk/en/TravelAndTransport/Highwaycode/DG_069860 And the 1988 Road Traffic Act, section ... [more]

See clip at https://youtu.be/HE_pxj8pM1U. Probably ought to go out to control (or primary) position in ASL box to stop this kind of nonsense. However, it's possibly best to have driver behaviour of this poor (and illegal) quality ahead n ... [more]

I'd love to know the legal position here. I'd suggest that it follows the car rules, in that only enter the cycle lane if it's absolutely necessary (non-mandatory lane). And my feeling is that it's not necessary, thus breaking the law.

See clip at http://youtu.be/fzNADIGVE0c The existence of a cycle lane does not mean rules 213 and 163 can be ignored. The reasons for those rules are still valid. Passing to Close Highway code rule 213. Motorcyclists and cyclists ma ... [more]

See clip at http://youtu.be/1dLpXUKAfyw ASLs Highway Code Rule 178 (backed up by the RTA). Advanced stop lines. Some signal-controlled junctions have advanced stop lines to allow cycles to be positioned ahead of other traffic. Motori ... [more]

Gilbert Road cycle lanes are popular, unfortunately they end at the junctions with Histon Road on one end and on the junction with Milton Road on the other end. See videos of the junction at http://iitm.be/GilbMilt

Milton Road at the junction with Gilbert Road. An advanced stop box with a feeder lane for cyclists would be useful. See also #56817 and videos at http://iitm.be/GilbMilt

Gilbert Road cycleways end at the Milton Road junction (and all the other junctions). See also #56816 or in a short video http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4QSjy3xC4tA&list=PL0wmnnmYBo15XKoSRD0Bf_9XvLWbHK1Nm&feature=share&index=6

Milton Road at the junction with Gilbert Road. An advanced stop box for cyclists would be useful. See also #56815

Cyclists travelling through the junction from Gilbert Road during the morning rush. See also #56814 . Most of them are travelling southbound into Milton Road. See as a video at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FKRTrPCrOhk&list=PL0wmnnmYBo15XK ... [more]

Four-way pedestrian green at the junction with Milton Road. See also #56812 . See the junction from this angle in a video http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WyXA6Igv1Pw&list=PL0wmnnmYBo15XKoSRD0Bf_9XvLWbHK1Nm&feature=share&index=4

Cambridge Cycling Campaign counting cyclists movements at the Milton Road Gilbert Road junction. See also 56779. The junction movements in short videos http://iitm.be/GilbMilt

Gilbert Road cycle lanes as seen from the junction with Milton Road. See also #56811

Gilbert Road cycle lanes as seen from the junction with Milton Road. See also #56810

Gilbert Road cycle lanes as seen from the junction with Milton Road. See also #56809

Cylist stopping on the narrow traffic island at the Milton Road / Gilbert Road junction. See also #56805

A coach turning north-east from Gilbert Road into Milton Road cutting up a cyclists - luckily no cyclist under these wheels. She wisely stopped and didn't get thrown against the dangerous railings. Picture 3/3, see also #56806 .

A coach turning north-east from Gilbert Road into Milton Road cutting up a cyclists. She wisely stops and doesn't get thrown against the dangerous railings. Picture 2/3, see also #56808 .

A coach turning north-east from Gilbert Road into Milton Road cutting up a cyclist. She wisely stops and doesn't get thrown against the dangerous railings. Picture 1/3, see also #56807 .

Cyclists travelling southbound on Milton Road through the junction with Gilbert Road. An advanced stop box for cyclists and feeder lane would be helpful here. See also #56804 . Videos showing this junction at http://iitm.be/GilbMilt

Cyclists travelling through the junction from Gilbert Road during the morning rush. Most of them are travelling southbound into Milton Road. See as a video at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YYbzlkwOSEA&feature=share&list=PL0wmnnmYBo15XKoSRD ... [more]

Cyclists travelling through the junction from Gilbert Road during the morning rush. Most of them are travelling southbound into Milton Road, videos at http://iitm.be/GilbMilt. See also #56802

Cyclists travelling northbound on Milton Road through the junction with Gilbert Road. An advanced stop box for cyclists and feeder lane would be helpful here. See also #56801 or as a short video

Cyclists travelling through the junction from Gilbert Road southbound into Milton Road. See also #56800 or videos at http://iitm.be/GilbMilt

Cyclists travelling southbound on Milton Road through the junction with Gilbert Road. An advanced stop box for cyclists and feeder lane would be helpful here. See also #56799 or as a short video http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WyXA6Igv1Pw&li ... [more]

Cyclists travelling on Milton Road, southbound through the junction with Gilbert Road. See also #56798 or videos at http://iitm.be/GilbMilt

Cyclists travelling southbound on Milton Road, southbound through the junction with Gilbert Road. See also #56797 or video http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6lMEZnKnUnc&feature=share&list=PL0wmnnmYBo15XKoSRD0Bf_9XvLWbHK1Nm&index=3

Cyclists travelling through the junction from Gilbert Road southbound into Milton Road. See also #56796 or videos at http://iitm.be/GilbMilt

Cyclists travelling through the junction from Gilbert Road southbound into Milton Road. See also #56794 or videos at http://iitm.be/GilbMilt

Cyclists travelling through the junction Gilbert Road / Milton Road junction during the morning rush. Most of them are travelling southbound into Milton Road, videos at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jJotCg1Sm60&list=PL0wmnnmYBo15XKoSRD0Bf_ ... [more]

Cyclists travelling through the junction from Gilbert Road during the morning rush. Most of them are travelling southbound into Milton Road, videos at http://iitm.be/GilbMilt. See also #56791

Cambridge Cycling Campaign documenting cyclists travelling through the junction from Gilbert Road southbound into Milton Road, in a videos at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s1bX2KOTmRk&feature=share&list=PL0wmnnmYBo15XKoSRD0Bf_9XvLWbHK1Nm&i ... [more]

Cambridge Cycling Campaign documenting cyclists travelling through the junction from Gilbert Road southbound into Milton Road, videos at http://iitm.be/GilbMilt. See also #56783

Cyclists travelling through the junction from Gilbert Road southbound into Milton Road. See also #56782 or video http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B5NFFSTFShs&list=PL0wmnnmYBo15XKoSRD0Bf_9XvLWbHK1Nm&feature=share

Cambridge Cycling Campaign documenting cyclists travelling through the junction from Gilbert Road southbound into Milton Road. See also #56781

Cyclists travelling through the junction from Gilbert Road southbound into Milton Road. See videos at http://iitm.be/GilbMilt

Transporting the photographer's ladder on a tandem.

Cambridge Cycling Campaign's stall bike at the Milton Road / Gilbert Road junction on Thu 13FEB2014 between 7:30 to 9am. The peak flow in the movement monitored was southbound cycling: 254 cyclists (of these 72% were in the main carriageway ... [more]

www.glassworldltdcambridge.co.uk van avoids ASL. Just to be clear, this is a very little used junction, the chances this van got here by being held up (on green) then accidentally got caught as lights changed is virtually zero.

See clip at http://youtu.be/W_sCURPHTKs The driver was sat in the car. If to do with any house I'm not sure why they weren't making use of the large amount of space offroad clearly available. Please note I hold my line in the cyclelan ... [more]

See clip at http://youtu.be/hC6jb5WR2RQ I find Gilbert Road to be mostly a good experience. Perhaps that because I've lived for 30 years with scary vehicular riding and it does feel like there's enough space here. Perhaps it's because I' ... [more]

See clip at http://youtu.be/hC6jb5WR2RQ I find Gilbert Road to be mostly a good experience. Perhaps that because I've lived for 30 years with scary vehicular riding and it does feel like there's enough space here. Perhaps it's because I' ... [more]

See clip at http://youtu.be/2nOfkZNAgho I often ride at lunchtime for a bit of time outdoors. I choose routes that avoid roads, especially busy ones, as much as possible. Today it was a combination of http://radwagon.blogspot.co.uk/2013/ ... [more]

See clip at http://youtu.be/2nOfkZNAgho I often ride at lunchtime for a bit of time outdoors. I choose routes that avoid roads, especially busy ones, as much as possible. Today it was a combination of http://radwagon.blogspot.co.uk/2013/ ... [more]

See clip at http://youtu.be/2nOfkZNAgho I often ride at lunchtime for a bit of time outdoors. I choose routes that avoid roads, especially busy ones, as much as possible. Today it was a combination of http://radwagon.blogspot.co.uk/2013/ ... [more]

See clip at http://youtu.be/2nOfkZNAgho I often ride at lunchtime for a bit of time outdoors. I choose routes that avoid roads, especially busy ones, as much as possible. Today it was a combination of http://radwagon.blogspot.co.uk/2013/ ... [more]

See clip at http://youtu.be/2nOfkZNAgho I often ride at lunchtime for a bit of time outdoors. I choose routes that avoid roads, especially busy ones, as much as possible. Today it was a combination of http://radwagon.blogspot.co.uk/2013/ ... [more]

See clip at http://youtu.be/2nOfkZNAgho I often ride at lunchtime for a bit of time outdoors. I choose routes that avoid roads, especially busy ones, as much as possible. Today it was a combination of http://radwagon.blogspot.co.uk/2013/ ... [more]

See clip at http://youtu.be/yRxwsgWZDYU This clearly is not a case of getting stuck going into the ASL by proceeding over the first line at green and getting stuck as the lights turn red. Highway Code Rule 178 (backed up by the RTA). ... [more]

See clip at http://youtu.be/XRMN6bcZRGI Parking on the pavement requires the driver to drive on the pavement (or footway). This breaks the same law as people cycling on the footway. Double-yellow lines also go further than just the road, ... [more]

Groningerstraat in Assen. This is a street the same width as Gilbert Road in Cambridge. The layout is extremely good for cycling, and residents get to keep their on-road car parking: http://hembrow.blogspot.com/search/label/groningerstra ... [more]

Groningerstraat in Assen. This is a street the same width as Gilbert Road in Cambridge. The layout is extremely good for cycling, and residents get to keep their on-road car parking: http://hembrow.blogspot.com/search/label/groningerstra ... [more]

Groningerstraat in Assen. This is a street the same width as Gilbert Road in Cambridge. The layout is extremely good for cycling, and residents get to keep their on-road car parking: http://hembrow.blogspot.com/search/label/groningerstra ... [more]

Groningerstraat in Assen. This is a street the same width as Gilbert Road in Cambridge. The layout is extremely good for cycling, and residents get to keep their on-road car parking: http://hembrow.blogspot.com/search/label/groningerstra ... [more]

New Advisory Cycle Lane on Gilbert Road.

Woman on a motorised scooter abusing the new redmac, advisory cycle lane on Gilbert Road between Gurney Way and Milton Road on 15 Feb 2011 at 10:06 am.

Driver of silver Ford Ka MA03 VKW abusing the advisory cycle lane between Gurney Way and Milton Road on 15 Feb 2011 at 9:01. Police in the silver Vauxhall Zafira apparently instructing her to get out of the cycle lane, at least the two clai ... [more]

The driver of a blue Ford Focus with number plates ND54 YPE and Silver Skoda Octavia with number plates OY06 XTA and taxi license 1106 are abusing the advisory status of the Gilbert Road redmac cycle lane (at the junction with Milton Road) ... [more]

Gilbert Road advisory cycle lane near the Milton Road end.

Between different school entrances.

Some "drop-off" activity near a school entrance.

Gilbert Road crossing with Carlton Lane / Stratham Avenue.

Shiny new red aggregate cycle lanes.

Cyclists, including children feel safer on Gilbert Road.

New cycle lanes allow cyclists to progress more safely, easily and faster.

Advisory cycle lane (ACL) leading to an Advanced Stop Line (ASL).

With the new continuous cycle lanes cycling speeds seem to have increased...

Shiny new redmac lanes on Gilbert Road.

Shiny new redmac on Gilbert Road.

Redmac advisory cycle lanes.

Cycling along the wider, red-mac cycle lanes on Gilbert Road feels much better.

Advisory cycle lane on Gilbert Road with a much improved width.

Gilbert Road cycle lanes on 14 February 2011 in the afternoon. Valentine's friendly cycle lane width ;-)

New, usually unobstructed cycle lanes on Gilbert Road.

Fact-finding ride on Gilbert Road.

A group of Gilbert Road residents, Councillors, the MP for Cambridge, members of the Cambridge Cycling Campaign and other road users cycled along the road to Chesterton Community College at the time when children were going to school. The ... [more]

School children displaced onto the pavement by cars blocking the cycle lane on Gilbert Road.

A group of Gilbert Road residents, Councillors, the MP for Cambridge, members of the Cambridge Cycling Campaign and other road users cycled along the road to Chesterton Community College at the time when children were going to school. The a ... [more]

Dr James Woodburn being interviewed by ITV reporter Martin Stew about Gilbert Road.

A group of Gilbert Road residents, Councillors, the MP for Cambridge, members of the Cambridge Cycling Campaign and other road users cycled along the road to Chesterton Community College at the time when children were going to school. The a ... [more]

City Cllr Tim Ward, County Cllr Mr David Jenkins (Gilbert Road is an important link for cyclists in Histon & Impington), Cambridge MP Dr Julian Huppert, who takes a keen interest in cyclists' security and issues in his constituency. Befor ... [more]

A group of Gilbert Road residents, Councillors, the MP for Cambridge, members of the Cambridge Cycling Campaign and other road users cycled along the road to Chesterton Community College at the time when children were going to school. Mr Hu ... [more]

ITV filming conversation with campaigners and Gilbert Road residents.

BBC and ITV in tandem. BBC camera on the rack (fixed) and ITV reporter Martin Stew on the backseat.

From left to right: Cllr Tim Ward (Arbury), MP Dr. Julian Huppert (Cambridge City), Cllr Ian Nimmo-Smith (West Chesterton) joining the fact-finding ride on Gilbert Road with officers, campaigners, parents, residents...

Cllr Rupert Moss-Eccardt (Arbury) discussing details of the scheme with Gilbert Road residents after the fact finding ride. In the background Cambridge Cycling Campaign committee officer interviewed for BBC Look East.

Gilbert Road fact-finding ride 18 May 2010.

On 18 May 2010 a group of Gilbert Road residents, Councillors, the MP for Cambridge, members of the Cambridge Cycling Campaign and other road users cycled along the road to Chesterton Community College at the time when children were going t ... [more]

On 18 May 2010 a group of Gilbert Road residents, Councillors, the MP for Cambridge, members of the Cambridge Cycling Campaign and other road users cycled along the road to Chesterton Community College at the time when children were going t ... [more]

Fact finding ride along Gilbert Road, here at Chesterton CC.

Cllr Lister Wilson (Conservative for Bourn, Cambourne, Caxton; Political Management Arrangements) taking an interest in the situation on Gilbert Road, here on a quiet stretch.

A group of Gilbert Road residents, Councillors, the MP for Cambridge, members of the Cambridge Cycling Campaign and other road users cycled along the road to Chesterton Community College at the time when children were going to school. The a ... [more]

Left to right: Cllr Douglas de Lacey (Girton) the County Cycling Officer Patrick Joyce in representation of the County Council, speaker of the opponents Dr. Henry Tribe and speaker of the supporters Dr James Woodburn joining the fact-findin ... [more]

Cllr Simon Sedgwick-Jell (member of the Growth & Infrastructure PDG), MP Julian Huppert. several councillors, officers, residents, parents etc joined the fact-finding ride on Gilbert Road.

Phil Crack, Officer in charge of the Gilbert Road upgrade speaking in representation of the council to Cllr Douglas de Lacey (Girton) at the Gilbert Road ride.

Two campaigners who spoke to Cllrs at Cabinet about Gilbert Road: Dr. Henry Tribe (opponent) and Dr James Woodburn (supporter). Both joined the fact-finding ride.

MP Dr. Julian Huppert, local Councillors, and Cambridge Cycling Campaign members preparing for the ride on Gilbert Road.

A group of Gilbert Road residents, Councillors, the MP for Cambridge, members of the Cambridge Cycling Campaign and other road users cycled along the road to Chesterton Community College at the time when children were going to school. The a ... [more]

A group of Gilbert Road residents, Councillors, the MP for Cambridge, members of the Cambridge Cycling Campaign and other road users cycled along the road to Chesterton Community College at the time when children were going to school. The a ... [more]

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