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Photo listing : cycle parking

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[Image taken 22.10.21], Library Square, York. There’s room on the Sheffields (racks) for longer and wider ‘York’cycles and trailers. This is appropriate because behind the camera is the library. People carry children on a variety of b ... [more]

Feeing for the owner of this newish looking bike locked up on the corner of Berwick and Gt Marlborough St in Soho- the roadworks further along the road mean that large vehicles turn right and perhaps don’t check what they’re running ove ... [more]

Bike repair station, Grosszschachwitz, Dresden

Bike repair station, Grosszschachwitz, Dresden

[Image taken 20.10.21] Parliament Street, York. Is the large e-cargo cycle -what I would call a ‘York’cycle - with the box for transporting people, pets or goods, a Babboe? A bakfiets (www.bakfiets.com/)? Something else? It's been tidil ... [more]

[Image taken 20.10.21] Waitrose, Foss Islands Way, York. [NOTE: No streetview at this location.] This gap, the access to/from it and the angles obstruct access to/from the racks (see: #175127) the other side of the planters. Other images to ... [more]

[Image taken 20.10.21] Waitrose, Foss Islands Way, York. [NOTE: No streetview at this location.] Waitrose considers this to be cycle parking that should relieve the pressure on the other racks at this site: #175107. Context and comment: #17 ... [more]

[Image taken 20.10.21] Waitrose, Foss Islands Way, York. [NOTE: No streetview at this location.] Context: #175111. Other images today: #175105 and links.

[Image taken 20.10.21] Waitrose, Foss Islands Way, York. [NOTE: No streetview at this location.] This design - joined - of cycle parking are known as 'toastracks'. The upstand of the linking rails (around 3.5cm here) mean every user has to ... [more]

[Image taken 20.10.21] Waitrose, Foss Islands Way, York. Planters from the other side: #175115, measurements between those bollards: #175112. [NOTE: No streetview at this location.] Other images today: #175105 and links.

[Image taken 20.10.21] Waitrose, Foss Islands Way, York. [NOTE: No streetview at this location.] The planters (see also: #175116) are attractive but are a further obstruction en route to the 'Toblerone'-shaped Sheffields (racks) on the far ... [more]

[Image taken 20.10.21] Waitrose, Foss Islands Way, York. Outside space for the cafe but the tables and chairs obscure any sign of the additional racks (see: #175115) intended for customers who cycle to this outlet. And obstruct access to th ... [more]

[Image taken 20.10.21] Waitrose, Foss Islands Way, York. [NOTE: No streetview at this location.] The route to/from the additional cycle parking is obstructed (see: #175112, #175117, #175127). The racks (see: #175115) are so far away even a ... [more]

[Image taken 20.10.21] Waitrose, Foss Islands Way, York. [NOTE: No streetview at this location.] Since I most recently lobbied Waitrose for more racks and more space to access them and for people to load up in, disabled parking spaces have ... [more]

[Image taken 20.10.21] Waitrose, Foss Islands Way, York. [NOTE: No streetview at this location.] The overlapping is the result of the lack of an 'aisle' - see: #175106. Other images today: #175105 and links.

[Image taken 20.10.21] Waitrose, Foss Islands Way, York. [NOTE: No streetview at this location.] No roof over the cycle racks. But they are close to the entrance and the trolleys. There's not room to get your shopping trolley close to your ... [more]

[Image taken 20.10.21] Waitrose, Foss Islands Way, York. [NOTE: No streetview at this location.] This is the 'aisle'. You can't get between the racks to access your cycle if the gap is just 57cm. Table 11-2: Recommended and minimum dimensio ... [more]

[Image taken 20.10.21] Waitrose, Foss Islands Way, York. [NOTE: No streetview at this location.] The minimum recommended gap between securing/supporting uprights is 100cm. But I think that is too narrow for cycle parking at retail outlets a ... [more]

[Image taken 18.10.21] Bootham Row, York. Context: #175198. Aisles should be rather wider so people can get into and out of racks without difficult or needing to lift a cycle and without damaging other cycles see: #175106, standard and link ... [more]

[Image taken 18.10.21] Bootham Row, York. Context and links: #175198, #175200. Other images today: #175196 and links.

[Image taken 18.10.21] Bootham Row, York. Toastrack Sheffields. A local cycle campaigner said these had come from the city centre. I didn't know they were here - there's no sign to them from the main road (Bootham) or any other clue. And I' ... [more]

[Image taken 18.10.21] Library Square, York. Creative use of a cycle trailer. Though using cycle parking for use other than securing cycles is not good practice. Racks are usually oversubscribed plus copycatting is an issue. Other images t ... [more]

[Image taken 17.10.21] Nuffield Hospital, Haxby Road, York. So. Much. Clutter. This image also shows that it would be difficult to access the racks/cycles parked at the far end of this run of Sheffields due to the two angles on the surround ... [more]

[Image taken 17.10.21] Nuffield Hospital, Haxby Road, York. There is room for the trike (or other wider cycle or a group of cycles sharing a lock/locks) only on the end of the run of Sheffields (racks). There is insufficient space between t ... [more]

[Image taken 17.10.21] Nuffield Hospital (www.nuffieldhealth.com/hospitals/york), Haxby Road, York. Good points: a) the cycle parking is easy to spot from the entrance; b) the racks are the Sheffield design. Bad points: a) the cycle ... [more]

The people of Genova have started using the wheelbenders rather than the railings for some reason - see #91906

Cycle lockers (with bright green lights showing they're all available on a Saturday night) at Genova Piazza Principe station.

A decent amount of cycle parking at Terminal 2 of Nice airport

Kennett Station

Dovercourt Station

Harwich Town station

Racks next to a charging point.

The Quay, Harwich

Cycle park about to be closed for redevelopment. Bye bye old friend

[Image taken 13.10.21] Asda, Layerthorpe, York. (Image taken for possible use in a cycle parking guide.) In April 2021, on request the manager removed a rack to create a wider space. It accommodates cycles with loads or wider cycles. There ... [more]

[Image taken 13.10.21] Asda, Layerthorpe, York. (Image taken for possible use in a cycle parking guide.) Context and links: #174984

[Image taken 13.10.21] Asda, Layerthorpe, York. (Image taken for possible use in a cycle parking guide.) Context and links: #174984

[Image taken 13.10.21] Coop, The Stonebow junction with Colliergate, York. Two people have managed to put their cycles on these racks. (Measurements see: #174330 and #174390.) But note none has a basket, permanent panniers. And one is falli ... [more]

Lots of cycle parking for the student accommodation, but no cover.

The Clydeside Distillery has some cycle parking stands under a shelter.

NCN51, Ipswich.

Westerfield Station rack

Westerfield Station rack

Damaged cycle parking in Hope Street.

Image taken 10.10.21] Yearsley pool, Haley's Terrace, York. Context and links see: #174782.

Image taken 10.10.21] Yearsley pool, Haley's Terrace, York. There's just room to reverse, manoeuvre and for people including in wheelchairs and with buggies to pass. Context and links see: #174782.

Image taken 10.10.21] Yearsley pool, Haley's Terrace, York. The minimum recommended gap between securing points is 100cm. At 73cm these Sheffields do not meet this. They likely predate the standards such as LTN 1/20 (www.gov.uk/government/p ... [more]

Image taken 10.10.21] Yearsley pool, Haley's Terrace, York. Context and links see: #174782.

Image taken 10.10.21] Yearsley pool, Haley's Terrace, York. Sheffields and lock your cycle notice. Context and links see: #174782.

Image taken 10.10.21] Yearsley pool, Haley's Terrace, York. The cycle parking is very close to the entrance. Trailer on Sheffields (racks) and notice alerting cyclists to lock their cycles. Context and links see: #174782.

Image taken 10.10.21] Yearsley pool, Haley's Terrace, York. Context and links see: #174782.

Image taken 10.10.21] Yearsley pool, Haley's Terrace, York. The pool entrance is the door behind the blackboard/A-board. Note the clearly displayed lock your cycle notice. Context and links see: #174782.

Image taken 10.10.21] Yearsley pool, Haley's Terrace, York. The Sheffields (racks) are undercover, easy to find and next to the entrance. There is a second set to the same design on the other side of the entrance visible in: #174785. This s ... [more]

[Image taken 10.10.21] Lidl, James Street, York. [NOTE: No streetview at this location.] Circe recumbent tandem. Other images this cycle today: #174749 and links.

[Image taken 10.10.21] Lidl, James Street, York. [NOTE: No streetview at this location.] The length and width of the parking space a Circe recumbent tandem requires: W 85cm, L 220cm. Other images this cycle here today: #174749 and links. Ot ... [more]

[Image taken 10.10.21] Lidl, James Street, York. [NOTE: No streetview at this location.] Context and links: #174747.

[Image taken 10.10.21] Lidl, James Street, York. [NOTE: No streetview at this location.] 'York'cycles on the Sheffields at this supermarket today - machines designed or adapted for utility or caring purposes use. Other image of this today ( ... [more]

[Image taken 10.10.21] Lidl, James Street, York. [NOTE: No streetview at this location.] There is space at this supermarket to roll in and park a longer machine – a Circe recumbent tandem (www.circecycles.com/products/morpheus/) with ease ... [more]

[Image taken 10.10.21] Lidl, James Street, York. [NOTE: No streetview at this location.] See #174742 for context and links.

[Image taken 10.10.21] Lidl, James Street, York. [NOTE: No streetview at this location.] See #174742 for context and links.

[Image taken 10.10.21] Lidl, James Street, York. [NOTE: No streetview at this location.] Image taken to show woman parking a cycle outside a supermarket with a bag on her back and panniers - so she needs space to load/unload move her and he ... [more]

[Image taken 10.10.21] Lidl, James Street, York. [NOTE: No streetview at this location.] See #174742 for context and links.

[Image taken 10.10.21] Lidl, James Street, York. [NOTE: No streetview at this location.] See #174742 for context and links.

Parking stand at Tesco on Sealand Road.

A huge square over an underground car park (and a Roman amphitheatre), with a few inadequate cycle stands.

[Image taken 8.10.21] Nunnery Lane, York. This flyparked cycle is clear sign of the urgent need for cycle parking. It would support local shops and businesses including on the nearby Bishopthorpe ('Bishy') Road, and the travel choices of cu ... [more]

Who the fuck came up with these bike racks? https://t.co/KIbowqzQ5g

[Image taken 6.10.21] Waitrose, Foss Islands Road, York. [Note: No street view at this location.] Clear cycle parking signposting: Tick. Sheffield design racks: Tick. Number of racks: Insufficient. Fail. Accessible/inclusive options: Fail. ... [more]

[Image taken 6.10.21] Waitrose, Foss Islands Road, York. [Note: No street view at this location.] Insufficient number of racks. Plus the racks are two deep. The Sheffields in the row between the visible ones and the trolley park railings ar ... [more]

Popular cycle parking shelter serving adjacent tower block. Could do with expanded provision.

Cycle parking at the convenient end of the Rocamadour car park

Cycle parking (also in the distance) at the convenient end of the Rocamadour car park

Redeveloped canal bank at Port Dundas Basin.

Corner of Gilbert Road and Milton Road, Cambridge.

[Image taken 4.10.21] Tanner’s Moat, York. The space a cargo cycle requires – to get in/out - and around it. Second image this cycle here today: #174586. Other image today: #174579 and links

[Image taken 4.10.21] Tanner’s Moat, York. The space a cargo cycle requires. Other image this cycle here today: #174585, and links

Poor cycle parking at new development in Minerva Street, now in use. Update on #172680. Very close to COP26 venue.

Very poor cycle parking at fitness centre in Minerva Way. One user has lifted bike over to lock to rear of framework.

[Image taken 2.10.21] Evans Cycles, Unit 3 Julia Avenue, Monks Cross, Huntington, York www.evanscycles.com/york-ev-store-2127). [NOTE: streetview does not show this outlet.] A cycle shop without customer cycle parking or even cycle access. ... [more]

[Image taken 1.10.21] Outside Farmfoods, Tower Court, Oakdale Road, (off Clifton Moor Gate), York. Likely installed by/owned by Regus: www.regus.com/en-gb/united-kingdom/york/tower-court-3052. Wheelbenders. Plus wildly overgrown. Despite m ... [more]

Dental racks

The cycle parking at the Pointe du Grouin has changed since 2013, with wooden wheelbenders now replaced.

[Image taken 24.9.21] Coop, The Stonebow, York. The measurements in squares are those relevant to this position of this toastrack Sheffield design of cycle parking. The stats without squares relate to the positioning of the rack yesterday! ... [more]

[Image taken 24.9.21] Coop, The Stonebow, York. The rack is too close to the wall (see: #166711) as well as, well, too everything... Other images today: #174389 and links.

[Image taken 24.9.21] Coop, The Stonebow, York. Previous location of cycle parking on 20.9.21: #174329. Other images this subject today: #174390, #174391

Permanent closure from 13 October 2021.

A cycle hangar has been provided next to the Wilton Street Fire Path, but the Fire Path itself has still not been adapted to allow cycling through.

Fancy @CambsCC New Shire Hall 'Bicycle Hub', empty all day long. https://t.co/k71OtfgAvE Actually it is the iMET Training Centre hub as revealed in this subsequent tweet: https://twitter.com/susanvandeven/status/1440954389435490304

[Image taken 21.9.21] Rowntree Park, York. [NOTE: No streetview at this location. The cycle with the basket requires more space than this design of rack offers. The second cycle is, therefore, at an angle. Other images here today: #174351 a ... [more]

[Image taken 21.9.21] Rowntree Park, York. [NOTE: No streetview at this location.] The cycle with the rack and child seat leaves no space for a second machine on the other side of the rack. However, as is the case when space is factored in ... [more]

[Image taken 21.9.21] Rowntree Park, York. [NOTE: No streetview at this location. These two cycles fit/dovetail onto this design of rack as they do not have panniers, baskets, child seats, etc. Other images of this subject today see: #1743 ... [more]

[Image taken 21.9.21] North Street, York. The gap visible in: #170012 has gone. There are once again six supports providing 12 cycle parking spaces. However, I felt the gap could have been left and marked for wider cycles or disabled users ... [more]

[UPDATE: See: #174389.] [Image taken 20.9.21] Coop, The Stonebow junction with Colliergate, York. New outlet (replaced a Heron in the previous building) and new (but reduced) cycle parking. (View of Stonebow from June 2016: https://goo.gl ... [more]

[Image taken 20.9.21] Coop, The Stonebow junction with Colliergate, York. Unusable cycle parking at a commercial - shopping! - newbuild. 60cm between supports and no space between the rack and the railings - total depth 74cm. Who does the f ... [more]

These heavy bikes eh? https://t.co/X3IWkOwrEC

Whalley Range Manchester . Seemingly random place for cycle parking. I suppose it prevents pavement car parking here . May be it'll be used in the new bike hire scheme to be launched this Autumn. https://news.tfgm.com/resources/kocku-gnyh8- ... [more]

The cycle parking at this walk-in testing centre is the fence.

[Image taken 18.9.21] Rawcliffe Park and Ride, Rawcliffe, York. [NOTE: No streetview at this location] Sheffields (cycle racks) and cycle lockers. Good practice. Other images here today see: #174305 and links

[Image taken 18.9.21] B&Q, Hurricane Way, Clifton Moor/Rawcliffe, York. In the absence of cycle parking (the long-standing/default situation here) customers used the trolley bay railings. But the flyparked cycles protrude into the bay and ... [more]

[Image taken 18.9.21] B&Q, Hurricane Way, Clifton Moor/Rawcliffe, York. The location people secure their cycles to out of necessity, are close to the trolleys (they use the trolley bay railings) and to the entrance to and exit from the out ... [more]

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