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There is an advance cycle stop box at these traffic lights, but it was never repainted after being resurfaced several years ago. The cycle lane leading to it is also almost invisible. The road is narrowed here by a central island. Major haz ... [more]

A rather steep upstand for a supposedly 'flush' Cambridge kerb. This could easily cause someone to come off their bike if they didn't know, especially in the wet.

A terrible change of surface on the path from Rosshall Park to Crookston Road. Mind how you go!

More cycle parking at the Silverburn Shopping Centre, but watch out for that canopy support wire on the way to it!

A speed cushion installed the wrong way around, with the steep faces towards traffic and the shallow slopes towards the sides. This means a hazard for any cyclist not going around the side, but a smoother ride for drivers!

Broken sign for as yet unbuilt road (see #79938) at Calderwood Village development.

Cycle Path Crosses Hollywood Lane 02 Location: , Patchway (England, United Kingdom) A continuous cycle path is broken by give way signs and two hazards are put in the way to compound the injury..

An unnecessary hazard of upstand on a diagonal kerb across the cycle route at Clyde Place.

Contraflow Cycle Lane with Van Parking

Lovely Day For A Dooring On Bath Road Also see this article and great photograph: http://road.cc/content/news/127477-reading-cycle-campaign-slams-door-zone%e2%80%99-cycle-lanes

Unnamed bicycle route Rockdale. sign severely degraded. North bound routing illegal (no lanterns, poor marking of shared use paths.) South bound routing unmarked, illegal and dangerous in its unmarked state. This is a shitty intersectio ... [more]

This long groove across the Clyde Gateway/London Road junction is just waiting to catch someone's tyre.

Parked cars on cycle lane outside Gala casino Glasgow, where not only do cars ignore double yellow lines they double park, right across cycle lanes, now that is style! NB: This two-way cycle path in the carriageway across the casino l ... [more]

A pinch point on Coventry Road, Hinckley

Cyclists expected to cycle THROUGH a bus stop on a signed cycle route from Totton to the city centre.

Cyclists expected to cycle THROUGH a bus stop on a signed cycle route from Totton to the city centre.

Post obstructing legitimate use of narrow shared cycle/footpath. Renders route unusable for cycles with panniers or trailers, tricycles & wheelchair users.

Wild roses are beautiful, but not what you want to encounter dangling across a cycle track, especially not at night. At best they will snag your clothes and tear your flesh. At worst they could take your eye out. This is a recurrent ... [more]

Wild roses are beautiful, but not what you want to encounter dangling across a cycle track, especially not at night. At best they will snag your clothes and tear your flesh. At worst they could take your eye out. This is a recurrent ... [more]

Broken storm-water drain, outside The Six Bells, 11 Covent Garden, Cambridge, CB1 2HS If crack leads to collapse, could cause serious injury to cyclist or pedestrian. Clearer detail can be seen in photo #49097

Broken storm-water drain, outside The Six Bells, 11 Covent Garden, Cambridge, CB1 2HS If crack leads to collapse, could cause serious injury to cyclist or pedestrian. Location is clearer in photo #49098

Vehicle moving SE on Mill Road bridge, about to attempt to overtake two cyclists with insufficient road space &/or illegally cross the double white line. Highway code Rule 163 Overtake only when it is safe and legal to do so. You should ... [more]

Licensed private-hire vehicle, which had been waiting illegally on the pavement in a no waiting no loading at any time section of highway, moves off, without indicating, in the path of two cyclists and a motor vehicle.

Disintegrating road surface mainly around a set of five utility inspection covers – Parkside, Cambridge, adjacent to junction with Clarendon Street. This close-up photo shows dangerously-exposed edge of utility inspection cover. Rel ... [more]

Disintegrating road surface mainly around a set of five utility inspection covers – Parkside, Cambridge, adjacent to junction with Clarendon Street. This view shows how cyclists are forced too near to the kerb by this sequence of hazar ... [more]

Degraded road surface around surface-water drain cover – North End, Bassingbourn, SG8 5NX

Sequence of potholes, severely degraded road surface and broken surface-water drain cover – High Street, Bassingbourn, SG8 5NE. Broken broken surface-water drain cover outside Nº 22. Sequence of potholes and severely degraded road ... [more]

Degraded road surface and potholes – South End, Bassingbourn, SG8 5NG at junction with High Street. Closer detail from photo #48209

Degraded road surface and potholes – South End, Bassingbourn, SG8 5NG at junction with High Street. Given proximity of a primary school and village college, heavy volumes of pedestrian, cycle and motor traffic at school starting and fi ... [more]

Pothole near footway – Brook Road, Bassingbourn, SG8 5NP. Given proximity of a primary school and village college, the heavy volumes of pedestrian, cycle and motor traffic at school starting and finishing times and the youth and inexpe ... [more]

Pothole, approximately 1 m from footway and severely degraded/broken road surface around surface-water drain cover – Brook Road, Bassingbourn, SG8 5NP, near to junction with driveway to village college. Additionally hazardous by being ... [more]

Carriageway surface of Elm Street, Cambridge, CB1 1EJ at junction with Jesus Terrace/Clarendon Street. A number of potholes have developed and others are developing through 'crocodile' cracking – mainly – but not wholly – associat ... [more]

Subsiding road surface around utility inspection cover, opposite 48 Tenison Road, Cambridge. This and two linked photos #48157, #48158) show hazards on/near the line of travel of cyclists on this road leading to Cambridge railway station ... [more]

Subsiding road surface, previously patch-repaired, opposite 18 Tenison Road, Cambridge. This and two linked photos #48157, #48159) show hazards on/near the line of travel of cyclists on this road leading to Cambridge railway station.

Subsiding road surface around utility inspection covers, Tenison Road, Cambridge near junction with Mill Road. This and two linked photos (#48158, #48159) show hazards on/near the line of travel of cyclists on this road leading to Cambri ... [more]

Deteriorating road surface, right-turn lane, Panton Street between Saxon Street & Union Road. University departments, a variety of schools, public-sector and private generate significant cycle traffic along this street. This stretch of d ... [more]

Deteriorating road surface, right-turn lane, Panton Street between Saxon Street & Union Road. University departments, a variety of schools, public-sector and private generate significant cycle traffic along this street. This stretch of d ... [more]

Deteriorating road surface, right-turn lane, Panton Street near junction with Lensfield Road. University departments, a variety of schools, public-sector and private generate significant cycle traffic along this street. This stretch of d ... [more]

Deteriorating road surface, right-turn lane, Panton Street near junction with Lensfield Road. University departments, a variety of schools, public-sector and private generate significant cycle traffic along this street. This stretch of d ... [more]

From http://www.cambridgeshire.gov.uk/CMSWebsite/Apps/Highways/TrackProblem.aspx?ref=NM-39033 the current status of this fault is shown as 'completed'. Hmm... As one hole is patched, another opens. The section of carriageway showing ' ... [more]

Collapsing carriageway surface in Gonville Place at 'Hyde Park Corner', Cambridge (junction with Regent Street). Defect shows up clearly in recently-updated Google StreetView. Defect will be subject to constant pounding/vibration from ne ... [more]

Collapsing carriageway surface and associated utility cover opposite Nº 69 Mill Road, Cambridge, CB1 2AW near to junction with Mawson Road. Will be subject to constant pounding/vibration from off-side wheels of most NW-bound (city-bound ... [more]

Collapsing carriageway surface (crocodile cracking) Lensfield Road, Cambridge, near to bus stop lay-by close to junction with Hills Road.

Pothole in carriageway of Lensfield Road, Cambridge, outside Scott Polar Institute. Pothole will be subject to constant pounding/vibration from near-side wheels of most W-bound vehicles in Lensfield Road. On trajectory of pedal-cycli ... [more]

Collapsing carriageway surface around utility cover, Lensfield Road, Cambridge, near to junction with Trumpington St/Trumpington Rd. Given the position of this defect, it will be subject to constant pounding and vibration from the off-si ... [more]

Collapsing carriageway surface and associated utility cover, Mill Street, Cambridge, CB1 2HP at junction with Mawson Road, CB1 2EA. Street caters for more traffic than might be realised because of adjacent no entry and one-way streets a ... [more]

Pothole of approximate dimensions 40cm x 30cm x 6cm depth in carriageway outside Nº 10 Perowne Street CB1 2AY near to junction with Emery Road. Sub-surface hardcore thrown up by passing vehicles could result in injury.

Depression in the carriageway outside Nº 95 Mill Road CB1 2UB (near to junction with Gwydir Street); pothole of approximate dimensions 80cm x 60cm x 7cm depth in carriageway outside Nº 89; four lengths of 'crocodile' cracking between Nºs ... [more]

Pothole of approximate dimensions 80cm x 60cm x 7cm depth in carriageway outside Nº 89 Mill Road CB1 2UB near to its junction with Gwydir Street – V hazardous: could cause unseating of cyclist or motor-cyclist leading to injury accident ... [more]

Caution! Busy Road Location: Leamington (England, United Kingdom) "Caution! Busy Road" sign on a shared cycling and pedestrian lane in Whitnash, Leamington Spa.

Sustrans path near York Racecourse where poor drainage design leads to black ice at bottom of a slope and on a bend! The 'non skid' surface is no help here.

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