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Photo listing : cycleways (good practice)

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At last this bridge over the brook on Coldhams Common appears to be complete.

New wider shared footway around Tabley Interchange.

New, much wider shared footway around Tabley Interchange. A big improvement on what used to be here.

[Image taken 25.11.21] Eccles Close, junction with Manor Lane, York. Cyclist’s eye view of approaching a raised table. Context: #176159 and links.

[Image taken 13.7.21] Railway Walk, Marygate car park, York. [Note: No street view at this location.] Hedges have now been cut back. Compare with: #171941. Other images here today: #175982, #175983. Other images today: #175971 and links.

Lights mark the way on the A10 cycle path south of Harston.

Path has been resurfaced out towards Tadcaster this year.

Tunnel under road has been resurfaced to a good standard. Previously it got very muddy.

The Millennium Bridge

Millennium Bridge

Half the carriageway has been taken for a cycleway junction.

Cycle contraflow and its own traffic light.

Start of bridleway off B651 at Sandridge, St Albans. Note desire line avoiding sharp turn at end of bridleway.

Bridleway crossing of entrance road to Heartwood carpark, Sandridge St Albans. People on cycles can use the car park road to continue on a quiet road to avoid the busy B651 through Sandridge.

Bridleway entrypoint into the Heartwood Forest, Sandridge, St Albans. Cycle route parallel to B651

Bridleway at Nomansland Common, Ferrers Lane off B651. Provides a safe cycle path off the B651

Bridleway crossing of Ferrers Lane off B651, Nomansland, St Albans. Parallel cycle route taking people on cycles off a busy national speed limit road.

Start of bridleway oppostite Dyke Lane which parallels the B651.

The new Bowline railway path, with steps and a ramp up from the canalside.

The refurbished former railway bridge over the Forth & Clyde Canal is now part of the Bowline path.

A ramp and steps connect the canal towpath to the Bowline path.

The new Bowline path merges with the original Loch Lomond cycle path.

The final bridge on the Bowline route is over Dumbarton Road.

The Bowline viaduct has various information boards.

The Bowline bridge across the Forth & Clyde Canal.

The start of the Bowline viaduct. Steps and a ramp connect the path to the canal towpath off to the right.

The Bowline path approaching Bowling.

The Bowline path, heading towards Bowling.

A choice of routes approaching Bowling.

Constructing the replacement bridge for the Chisholm Trail on Coldhams Common.

Improved fencing around the cattle grid.

And hit some Friday rush hour traffic on the South City Way!!! 😁 @SouthSeeds @SCWFriends

Thank you to Ealing scrutiny committee for tonight's decision to keep Fishers Lane open for sustainable transport only. This creates a north-south cycle route linking @EalingCouncil and @LBofHounslow parts of Chiswick @_petermason @deirdre ... [more]

Modal filter near the Leaning Tower of Pisa (just visible)

A Banksy style by the pill box on the coastal cycle path at Harwich. The consensus is that this is not a real Banksy because the detail is nowhere near sharp enough.

NCN51, Holywells Park, Ipswich.


Sir Bobby Robson bridge, Ipswich.

A cycleway protected by wands on Valley Road, Ipswich.

River path

Traffic-free road in the old town of Cahors

Modal filter, Cahors

A vision of the future on the @a10cycle ride: empty forecourt full cycleway.

That's a pretty substantial pop-up cycle lane.

Shared-use route beside the coastal road west from Cap Fréhel

Weser river cycleway on the eastern banks at Bremerhaven.

Weser river cycleway on the eastern banks at Bremerhaven.

Weser river cycleway on the eastern banks north of Bremen Farge.

[Image taken 18.9.21] Haxby Road, York. Re-marked, improved (segregated) offroad walking and cycling link leading to Joseph Rowntree School. See #174335 and links.

[Image taken 18.9.21] Haxby Road, York. New markings have appeared on the pavement outside Joseph Rowntree School ( and changes have been made to the crossing see: #174339. Other images here today: #174336, #174337, ... [more]

Cyclists and pedestrians only on [s]Lower Marsh, Waterloo

Caton near Lancaster. the path is wide and there's path lighting !

Road closure by a school

Two road closures by a school, left and right

Start of segregated cycleway at the Pere-Lachaise cemetery, Paris

Newly laid asphalt at the Chisholm Trail bridge, Chesterton.

Newly laid asphalt at the Chisholm Trail bridge, Chesterton.

Much easier access to the towpath at Fen Road than previously.

The surface on this cycleway is superb. And it's 41km long!

This section of the Chisholm Trail is built on a bed of gravel that is designed both to protect tree roots and the path from the roots causing ridges on the path. Only along a short stretch where trees grow on this side of the brook.

The Chisholm Trail underpass at Newmarket Road.

[Image taken 3.9.21] Usher Street/Wakefield Road, Bradford. Innovation to create a dropped kerb for cyclists on a popup cycle lane. See also: #173804. Context: #173801, and links.

Wonderful bidirectional cycleway in this French Town.

Cycling by the water just north of Germany's deep water container terminal at Wilhelmshaven.

Car free D1 EuroVelo 12 North Sea Cycle Route on the outer dyke at the Jadebusen bay north of Wilhelmshaven.

Inclined, outer dyke cycleway on the D1 EuroVelo 12 North Sea Cycle Route.

Good entrance to this cycleway

North Sea cycleway on agricultural roads on the inner dyke with a smooth surfaced and nearly traffic free.

Cycling on the tarmac on the outer dyke at the Leybucht bay in East Frisia.

Boston Manor Road cyclepath Location: Northfield, Ealing (England, UK) Unfortunately it is not all as nice as this. Some very "interesting" manouvres required at the station and discriminatory give way markings at bus stops. Brentford ... [more]

Dooring zone markers, and signs for the Gare du Nord and Gare de l'Est, Paris

Cycleway where the road junction has almost been closed to motor vehicles, near the Gare du Nord, Paris

Cycleway where the road junction has almost been closed to motor vehicles, near the Gare du Nord, Paris

Western end of new cycle lane Swavesey - Fen Stanton

A wonderful newly tarmacked 'shared use' cycleway, taking traffic off a 40mph main road. Note in Jersey, national speed limit is 40 not 60.

Modal Filter between West Park and Leeds Beckett. On a good section of Leeds Core Cycle Route

Southbound on Wellington St at the intersection with Queens Parade. There is a pop-up semi-protected cycle lane on approach to the intersection.

New cycle lanes crossing Calverley Street.

New crossing from Cookridge Street - now closed to traffic - to Park Row.

[Image taken 6.8.21] N3, Castle Boulevard, junction with Chippendale Street, Nottingham [] Good practice: the cycle route is segregate ... [more]

[Image taken 6.8.21] On the N3 in Nottingham. Good practice: segregation of cycle route from the main road and priority across side roads reinforced by road markings but also green surfacing. Further example see also: #173119

The Ecopista do Dão, Portugal, a 49km route on the former railway to Viseu.

[Image taken 20.7.21] Marygate car park, York. [Note: No street view at this location.] Cutting of the foliage growing through and over the fence alongside the York-Scarborough railway. It was restricting the width of this critical cycle-pe ... [more]

[Image taken 18.7.21] Nidderdale Greenway, Starbeck-Harrogate(Bilton)-Ripley. [Note: No street view at this location.] Innovative idea. Place camera here… How else do you take a really good selfie? Or image of a group without the photogra ... [more]

[Image taken 18.7.21] Nidderdale Greenway, Starbeck-Harrogate(Bilton)-Ripley. [Note: No street view at this location.] Portrait bench: Many cycle-ped routes and greenways don’t have a ... [more]

Crossing to the cycle route to Mallets Road - unlike the new crossings at the Robin Hood junction, this is a clear single-stage cycle crossing.

Bridlepath upgraded due to new business park development

Bridlepath upgraded due to new business park development.

Deganwy Station

A wide bridge across the M80 motorway and railway for walking and, presumably, cycling.

Nice sealed surface on this stretch.

Tunnel has a great surface, is well lit, and is really echoey so you can have a bit of fun here :)

Lovely bit of infrastructure in Sheffield.

A really nice cycle track in Sheffield.

The Angel Cycleway though Felling. A nice smooth and wide tarmac path.

The Garscube Road cycle track is now open for business! Although the elephants feet crossing indicates to cross to Hinshaw Street, there are no turning restrictions, so it is possible to also continue along Garscube Road or head up Firhi ... [more]

The Garscube Road cycle track is now open for business!

Newly opened dedicated cycleway (first of its kind as an entirely segregated cycleway in the island).

A diagonal road filter retro-fitted with full cycle access.

A diagonal road filter, with full access for cycling. But no dropped kerbs for pedestrians to cross by.

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