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Chester Road Household Waste Recycling Centre . Stretford near Manchester. A pavement is completely blocked by a guard rail and overhanging vegetation forcing people to use the access road used by cars and HGVs. Reported to Trafford via ht ... [more]

Manchester in Trafford. Sale M33 . UPDATE There are plans to vastly improve this road "Ascot is proposed to be a ‘shared surface’ (Shared-Space) to give priority to pedestrian and bicycles whilst still allowing cars, albeit in a safe wa ... [more]

"CYCLISTS DONT RIDE ON PAVEMENTS Go safe on our roads it's everyone's responsibility" And a pretty narrow footway it is too.

lorry parked on NCN23 shared use path, Hatch Warren Way, Basingstoke Location: , Cliddesden (England, United Kingdom)

Whilst cycling this way today, we had the same pavement parking as this example (from last December). Forcing people walking into the road with 2 clear nearby legal spaces. https://t.co/ZecxP4G80M

This is where pavements were invented.

Shockingly good pavement with zero cars parked on it. Hard to believe that this exists.

Plenty of room here to widen the shared use path into Fen Ditton

See clip at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i3oEBANEAJc

Van blocking contraflow cycle lane on Bateman Street. A daily occurrence for much of the year - certainly this last week, and most summers from July to October. There are, of course, parking spaces marked and vacant just across the road, b ... [more]

I wonder what the city council policy is on footway parking. Here, two of their vans pull up onto the footway in Cherry Hinton while their drivers buy themselves a sandwich. There is a car park immediately opposite, another 50m away and leg ... [more]

The shared use cycle path between Bergholt Road Allotments and North Station is badly broken up (see also #71970, #71971, #71972).

The shared use cycle path between Bergholt Road Allotments and North Station is badly broken up (see also #71970, #71971, #71973).

The shared use cycle path between Bergholt Road Allotments and North Station is badly broken up (see also #71970, #71972, #71973).

The shared use cycle path between Bergholt Road Allotments and North Station is badly broken up (see also #71971, #71972, #71973).

Segregated shared use cycleway on the pavement.

Thanks, mate :-/

Pavements in Varel where cycling is permitted ("frei"). The narrow road, part of the cycle network D1 route is far from ideal. Location: Oldorf (Lower Saxony, Germany)

Red surface pavement cycleway on Lübsche Strasse. Traffic lights combined for pedestrians (East German 'Ampelmännchen') and bicycles. Location: Wismar (Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany)

Chelsea tractor on the school run Most children walk or cycle to this local child nursery. One selfish mother parks her black Mercedes SUV right at the entrance, blocking the pavement and much of the narrow road. Pictures of a similar ... [more]

Mercedes SUV at child nursery Most children walk or cycle (see picture #19078) to this local child nursery. One selfish mother takes her Chelsea Tractor on the school run and parks it right at the entrance, blocking the pavement and much ... [more]

Julius-Mosen-Platz; to improve visibility, the advertising should be taken off the glass shelters at the bus stop.

ADFC preparing a tour for Oldenburg's Mayor. Here looking at the many faults at "Friedensplatz" (Peace Square). Discussing the option of putting cyclists (en route to Steinweg) onto the road here and using the pavement cycleway fo ... [more]

Cycle parking and pavement cycleways on Heiligengeistwall in Oldenburg. Location: , Oldenburg (Lower Saxony, Germany)

Red surface pavement shared use on both sides after crossing the river Aller near Verden. Location: Hoenisch (Lower Saxony, Germany) After crossing the river Aller, before crossing the river Weser.

The footway on the western side of Cavendish Road is the only one in the area that does not have motor vehicles parked across it.

Bus stop with shelter behind a busy cycleway by the "Hermann Ehlers Haus" in Oldenburg.

Floating bus stops with island shelters and a segregated pavement cycleway passing behind it.

Floating bus stop with island shelter and a one-directional segregated pavement cycleway passing behind it. See also #59406.

Floating bus stop with island shelter and a one-directional pavement cycleway passing behind it. See also #59407.

Bus stop lay-by and a pavement with a uni-directional cycleway in Oldenburg.

Pavement cycleway and floating bus stop without shelter.

Bus stop with shelter behind the uni-directional pavement cycleway. The lay-by is before the shelter. To board a bus users walk from the shelter to the bus entrance door against the flow of cyclists, which improves awareness of approaching ... [more]

Bus stop with shelter behind the uni-directional pavement cycleway. The lay-by is before the shelter. To board a bus users walk from the shelter to the bus entrance door against the flow of cyclists, which improves awareness of approaching ... [more]

Floating bus stop with a shelter behind the uni-directional pavement cycleway. The location for boarding the bus (white strip to the right) is before the shelter. To board a bus users walk from the shelter to the bus entrance against the fl ... [more]

Floating bus stop with shelter behind the (unidirectional) pavement cycleway.

Bus stop with a shelter behind the cycleway, which bus passengers have to cross to board a bus. See also #50608.

At this bus stop the uni-directional pavement cycleway is segregated through the shelter and green island, using the path to the left, which in the contraflow direction is pedestrian only. It looks like being potentially a source of confusi ... [more]

"Theaterwall" cycleway passes directly behind a bus stop and shelter. This arrangement is very similar to that proposed for the 'floating' bus stops on Huntingdon Road and Hills Road.

A bus stop on Milton Road by a pavement cycleway at the junction with Downham's Lane. See also #59218.

A bus stop on Milton Road by a pavement cycleway at the junction with Downham's Lane. See also #59217.

A bus stop on Milton Road by a pavement cycleway. See also #59216,

Cycle path goes through a bus stop

Cycle path divereted into a bus lay-by in the wrong direction on the A52

Another delivery to la Maison du Steak do a delivery and blocking road users view of the lights. Noitce the space to the left of the photo, off road, nice and safe for all. Here's another example of this happening. http://cambridge.c ... [more]

Pavement with segregated use on Green End Road - see worn out little blue sign on the lamp post in the background. Two cyclists signing the http://iitm.be/ChestertonTrafficReduction petition.

See clip at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BKn3w2eMWHY This is breaking the law but also recognised as being very dangerous, mainly as it's a contraflow cyclelane. There are schools nearby and a lot of children use this to get to and fro ... [more]

End of foot and cycleway - no, it is not. The correct sign wood by white pedestrians on blue background. At other similar locations the council uses the equally wrong and even more annoying "Cyclists Dismount", e.g. #48247. At least the Cou ... [more]

A litany of parking blocking the pavement and forcing people to walk in the road.

See clip at http://youtu.be/JPNflV8ageU Okay, arguably there COULD be an exclusion here under the '88 RTA. But it's unlikely and not as if there are better places close by. Also, I'm not sure if any of these exclusions apply if on a cros ... [more]

Oldenburg cycleways. A floating bus stop with shelter on a 1970 or 80s style pavement cycleway.

Oldenburg cycleways

Bus stop on Oldenburg cycleways. See also #59282.

Oldenburg cycleways. In the boot of the white car to the left is a camera-man filming the visitors from England: http://iitm.be/Englaender

Oldenburg cycleways

Yet again, deliveries to Costa Coffee park illegally on the pavement. Not only is this illegal, but look how dangerous it is. The lights for straight on are completely blocked from view for people driving and riding. There's a chance that t ... [more]

Yet another occasion here. See the times I've caught them just in passing: http://cambridge.cyclestreets.net/location/49565/ http://cambridge.cyclestreets.net/location/49531/ (Costa) http://cambridge.cyclestreets.net/location/48099/ ( ... [more]

See clip at http://youtu.be/eMXeTLCiQQs See the times I've caught them just in passing: http://cambridge.cyclestreets.net/location/49531/ (Costa) http://cambridge.cyclestreets.net/location/48099/ (Costa) http://cambridge.cyclestreets. ... [more]

See clip at http://youtu.be/S-lCyE1gCpI This is just a regular event now. They've effectively set up a de facto parking bay. See the times I've caught them just in passing: http://cambridge.cyclestreets.net/location/48099/ http://c ... [more]

Yet more pavement parking. This time it's xF60 TSV from www.cheese.biz. This is becoming a regular occurance. Driving onto the pavement breaks the same law as cycling on a pavement, and is invariably a lot more dangerous. Not only that, ... [more]

See clip at http://youtu.be/eV26w-TSoq8 I'm riding along a road made single width by parked cars. I've already established my position on the right side of the road having passed many vehicles. A car approaches from the other end of the ... [more]

The 3rd time I've caught this on camera (see http://www.cyclestreets.net/location/48695/ and http://www.cyclestreets.net/location/48099/). This is becoming a regular occurance. Driving onto the pavement breaks the same law as cycling on ... [more]

W898 NBJ Parked in Cyclelane and on Pavement at Lights. I saw this car here 2 hours earlier as well. I would suggest that it hadn't moved in those 2 hours.

See clip at http://youtu.be/ZvyHtsWPYN4 This is becoming a regular occurance (see http://cambridge.cyclestreets.net/location/48099/). Driving onto the pavement breaks the same law as cycling on a pavement, and is invariably a lot more da ... [more]

This cut-through is likely to become easily accessible for cyclists (once it has been finished) from Stanley Avenue. But cyclists will encounter a tall kerb on the other end at Chieftain Way. To see the Chieftain Way end of Vine Road #48584 ... [more]

Convenient cut-through for pedestrians, but the kerb on Chieftain Way is inconveniently tall for bicycles. The Stanley Avenue end of the cut through at Vales Place #48585.

The T-junction on this residential road was designed to minimise the loss of speed / momentum of cars speeding around the bend. The dropped kerbs were moved away from the junction, forming a crossing on which pedestrians lose priority, see ... [more]

Pavements in Orchard Park lack clear signing. This section has an advisory "Cyclists Dismount" sign on the back of the blue shared use sign. From where this cyclist is coming from it is not clear whether cycling is permitted.

Pavement parking Downing St

Pavement, segregated cycleway continuing across side roads.

Pavement, segregated cycleway Paris style with lots of cycle markings.

Perhaps Costa Coffee would like to contribute to the estimated £300m UK wide bill for pavement repairs caused by parked vehicles? Also, it ought to be noted that this location has "no room for a cyclelane", although it has enough space ... [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]

Local cycle route no 15 at North Foreland Thanet. Car drivers using the shared use cycle path and footway at North Foreland hill as an impromtu parking place because the official car park is full/costs money?. The path was built because the ... [more]

See clip at http://youtu.be/FClxPeCIZWU I just don't get this. Why park on the pavement when the road has no parking restrictions at all? Is it just part of the car-dominated zombie thought process "must get out of the road, must get out ... [more]

See clip at http://youtu.be/sKis7i3wCzU I just don't get this. Why park on the pavement when the road has no parking restrictions at all? Is it just part of the car-dominated zombie thought process "must get out of the road, must get out ... [more]

See clip at http://youtu.be/5SgzLDZlImo I just don't get this. Why park on the pavement when the road has no parking restrictions at all? Is it just part of the car-dominated zombie thought process "must get out of the road, must get out ... [more]

See clip at http://youtu.be/P63ID7RV9Vc Not only does this block the pavement forcing pedestrians into the cyclepath, but it halves the width of the cyclepath due to the "door zone". http://www.britishcycling.org.uk/travel/article/trav2 ... [more]

Aua.

The orignal sign has deteriorated badly (see #34986 and #35747). The replacement already has a chip out of it, but why was it layed before the old one was removed? The first signs of this kind (see #21171) are still in good shape. Is the ... [more]

Vineyard Road and Bishops Road in Peterborough, right behind the cathedral, between the Lido and the indoor Pool and athletics arena. In Peterborough cycle provision seems poor and cycling on the footway widespread, I observed about three t ... [more]

Bishops Road in Peterborough, right behind the cathedral, between the Lido and the indoor Pool and athletics arena. In Peterborough cycle provision seems poor and cycling on the footway widespread, I observed about three times as many cycli ... [more]

Shared pavement

Guided bus access route for Addenbrookes Hospital by the MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology. There is also a rather narrow shared use pavement on Guided Busway's southern fringe.

Inconsiderate parking on the cycle way near a lamp post at double yellow line.

Quite a lot of cyclists turn right onto the footway between Regents Terrace and Regent Street. There would actually be space for a segregated lane, but the junction at the end would be problematic.

Maybe pedestrians need their own campaign...? The elderly will have to wheel up and down the kerb to get to the care home...

Had a raised speed table been installed, pedestrians on the opposite side (natural line to the reception of the care home) would have received a better deal... Ref #19486 and #19487.

Segregated route towards the pedestrianized city centre ). These cyclists just crossed a road where the cycle way has preference over road traffic. In this section, the centre lane is free to cycle. Note cyclists of all ages (no helmets, no ... [more]

Segregated route towards the pedestrianized city centre (passing underneath the raised railway line). Clear sign and use of different coloured materials to segregate cyclists and pedestrians. At the road crossing after the railway bridge th ... [more]

New red-mac on the pavement on Chesterton Road (CB4 1AS), between Chesterton Hall Crescent and George Street. This has been used by generations of school children to reach a traffic light regulated crossing.

Pavement parking in a new development.

Cars obstructing the MCL on East Road (near roundabout) force bicycles onto the pavement (illegal, could cost £35 on the spot) as cars invade MCL.

¿ What is it with cycle ways in Cambridge that motorists confuse them with car parks ?

Virtually every car on Occupation Road is illegally parked, making it difficult for pedestrians to use the pavement. Many vehicles on the left are from the car sales places and are being sold on the highway, against a specific City Council ... [more]

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