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NCN route 51 signed as route 11 - it may be an alternative route for when the towpath is unavailable.

#Ipswich waterfront temporary closure to motorised traffic to provide more space for social distancing during daily hour of exercise, remember to maintain those 2m https://t.co/6MpyODTJ6f

Stud lights and runway lights on NCN route 51

Railway bridge over the Great Ouse, Bedford Max Headroom: 5' 8"

An industrialised vibe had been added to the shared-use path, NCN51, between Quy and Bottisham. Creeping urbanisation, remove trees add metalwork https://t.co/fYgbf2nXE5

Guided Busway and Maintenance Track completely closed to bikes and pedestrians. No way through from Histon to Kings Hedges Road area.

Guided Busway and Maintenance Track completely closed to bikes and pedestrians. No way through from Kings Hedges Road area to Histon.

Sign with map showing "Diversion for pedestrians and cyclists"

A temporary cyclable route through the works during the widening of the A14 bridge. It is really good to have this, but it has required quite a bit of lobbying.

A temporary cyclable route through the works during the widening of the A14 bridge. It is really good to have this, but it has required quite a bit of lobbying.

Busway during widening of the A14 bridge, a cyclable route has been provided after lobbying efforts.

Access off the busway to Trinity Science Park.

Route 51 with new development going on around it.

Velobox spotted at Newmarket Road Park‘n’ Ride site. http://cycle-works.com/installations/cambridge-park-ride-cycle-lockers/ Contact them to find out how to hire the lockers: http://cambridgeparkandride.info/newmarketroad-about.s ... [more]

A cyclist on a ride from Colchester arrives at Harwich Low Lighthouse; looking out over the harbour towards Felixstowe.

Cycle parking at the Radcliffe Science Library, Oxford

Cyclists Rejoin Carriageway sign on NCN route 51, Oxford

Something strange has happened to these cycle stands

Overflow cycle parking opposite Keble College

Overflow parking by the new Physics building, Oxford

Segregated cycleway past the new Physics building, Oxford

Ditton Meadows - this route is closed for construction of the bridge.

Footbridge on Ditton Meadows. The gravel recently added here helps access a little.

This route across the railway footbridge remains open, but is briefly closed to allow heavy plant and other construction vehicles to cross.

Photo taken thru the Heras fencing - the jetty surface and railing have been removed.

Jetty route now closed.

Tree trunk on Ditton Meadows where work begins today until summer 2020 for construction of the Abbey - Chesterton foot and cycle bridge.

This jetty overhanging the river under the railway bridge is due to close today until summer 2020 for construction of the Abbey - Chesterton foot and cycle bridge.

This jetty overhanging the river under the railway bridge is due to close today until summer 2020 for construction of the Abbey - Chesterton foot and cycle bridge.

Route due to close today for work to begin installation of the Abbey to Chesterton foot and cycle bridge. #ChisholmTrail

Last few days of this jetty.

Entrance to segregated cycleway on NCN route 51 blocked by parked taxi.

Segregated cycleway blocked by parked cars on NCN route 51.

@hopsncheese George Street, #Huntingdon would benefit from 2 way cycling - part of @sustrans #NationalCycleNetwork route. @Huntingdon_Town views needed. @AmyBurbidge2 @Tomstukeley https://t.co/gExEvG3WKE

Bit of a (pleasing) surprise to see this large: Welcome to Milton Keynes sign from the NCN51.

NCN51 Weasel Lane crosses road

On the bridge over the Bicester and Bletchley railway line.

NCN51 surface transition.

NCN51

Sealed surface ends, Weasel Lane.

NCN51 Weasel Lane towards Winslow

NCN51 Weasel Lane

Bumpy muddy track NCN51 to Winslow.

Bletchley: home of the codebreakers

NCN51 - warning to road users of cycle crossing ahead.

NCN51 milepost in Loughton Valley Park.

NCN51 in Tattenhoe Valley Park

NCN51 milepost

NCN51 and route M

Milepost

Bridge over the Grand Union Canal, Milton Keynes Campbell Park.

Unusual compass style directions embedded in the cycleway, not exactly at the junction, but anticipating it.

Route signs in Campbell Park, Milton Keynes

Onwards and Upwards totem pole in Campbell Park, Milton Keynes

The NCN11 path improvements between Ditton Lane and Ditton Meadows are getting there https://t.co/Z24M75FH2P

An advisory 'NO CYCLING' sign on NCN51 through Central Milton Keynes. Cycling is not prohibited here, if it were then the round no cycling sign would have been used. What this demonstrates is the lack of a sign to suggest that cycles should ... [more]

Milton Keynes NCN51

Milton Keynes NCN51 Faded red lane and markings

Milton Keynes NCN51 Faded red lane and markings

Milton Keynes NCN51 Faded red central approach lane and markings

Faded NCN51 sign, see also #96103

Local lad makes good. Well known as a Tudor churchman and statesman, this sculpture of Wolsey reminds us of the great man's pedagogic sensibilities, as well as his love of cats. https://seeds.suttons.co.uk/gardening/Wallflower-Cloth-Of-Go ... [more]

The beach at Felixstowe getting some serious hammer on a glorious day in early August.

Statue of a man pointing at a bicycle. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/BR_Standard_Class_7_70013_Oliver_Cromwell

It's pretty poor that on purpose-built new infrastructure, cyclists on NCN route 51 should have to take a sharp turn and use a zebra crossing.

Signs indicate that buses used to run through the centre of St Ives, but the bollards are fixed now (on NCN route 51)

Cyclists on NCN route 51 towards the Busway should turn left here before the roundabout.

Shared-use footway to the Hemingfords

They really don't want cycling on this paved footpath to St Ives

Odd - there was no indication of a shared-use path until it suddenly ended.

Odd - we haven't got to St Ives yet, and there's a sign on the wrong side of the road for Fenstanton and Cambridge.

Paved link from NCN route 51 - there's a barrier at the end, but no reason why this should be a footpath only.

Route signs on NCN route 51

Left-turn arrow hidden by a planning notice.

Sign for NCN route 51 to Huntingdon

Road closure in the centre of St Ives - on NCN route 51

flooding in the tunnel

Worn-out sign for NCN route 51 on the main bus route in Milton Keynes - very poor planning.

Sign for NCN route 51 where cycling is not allowed.

Excellent underpass in central Milton Keynes

There are lots of underpasses in Milton Keynes and then for some reason this flat crossing of a main road.

In a city with lots of decent segregated cycle routes, they've decided to send users of NCN route 51 up a main road with heavy bus traffic.

Cycle parking in Milton Keynes and an arrow for users of NCN route 51 to turn right - but I think they mean straight ahead.

NCN route 51 runs through the car park here.

Signage for NCN route 51 in Milton Keynes

Signage for NCN route 51 in Milton Keynes

You couldn't make it up - there are plenty of decent segregated cycleways in Milton Keynes, and Sustrans manages to find a route for NCN route 51 on whch cycling is not even allowed! See also #101701.

Sign transferring the responsibility for controlling a motor vehicle onto the foot or cycleway user.

Great to see the proposals for the ice rink include this splendid looking cycle parking. http://www.cambridgeicearena.com/ Had this when I checked on 2017/12/31: *UPDATE* Due to the discovery of unexploded WWII grenades on site, co ... [more]

A view from one of the rest stops in a nicer part of the busway section of NCR51 (at the RSPB's Fen Drayton Lakes reserve).

Lovely pathway between the Houghton Mill (National Trust site) and NCR 51. Looks like it has been recently resurfaced and widened. Land is under private ownership and path is permissive. Being in a flood plain it is occasionally impassable ... [more]

Even the cows are in a good mood today. https://t.co/YMaIu8AClB

New bollards on NCN51 just before it goes under the A14, near Quy

A nice new replacement bridge over the River Colne, but the signs obscure visibility of each other. Also on a round pole, rather than the square poles used elsewhere locally.

A nice replacement bridge over the River Colne, but a pity about the tactiles being the wrong type. The sign reads "Please give way to pedestrians on bridge".

I didn't appreciate it at the time, but this is the junction of NCN1 and NCN51. The sign seems to have lost an arm since #27125 was taken.

Perhaps we'll see some flowers in those unusual planters on the #ReachRide.

Useful new sign at the bottom, if I'm not mistaken.

Improbably, an erstwhile outpost of London’s north-west railway network, where, according to the poet John Betjeman: "Grass triumphs. And I must say I’m rather glad". Maybe he would have been more approving of ncn 51 that this westboun ... [more]

08_2013_37 Local cycle route near A14 Cambridge to Huntingdon [See nearby tab for other photos of this sign]

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