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Photo listing : cycleways (good practice)

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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: www.hedgehogcycling.co.uk/Harrogate_portraitbench.pdf. 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!

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.

New footpaths and cycle tracks coming up on Old Airport Road! Currently, a 1.5 km stretch between Suranjan Das Rd <--> Wind Tunnel Rd is under construction. https://t.co/XOG7w605GC Rough location!

One-way road closure and cycle contraflow, Sheffield

There's no doubt that this is a cycle route.

Active Travel on Islay. Fantastic wide segregated shared use path. Can you imagine if every country road looked like this? Absolute game changer. https://t.co/Je2uprAec7

Thirlmere Dam Road - closed to motor vehicles but not cyclists and pedestrians. I'm not clear whether this is a Covid-19 measure, but it makes a delightful cycle route.

Road closed but not to cyclists and pedestrians

Bellister bridge, Haltwhistle, now closed to motor vehicles

Modal filter on NCN route 68 - one of three traffic-free bridges at Haltwhistle !

Modal filter on a lane cut off by the A3047 Treleigh bypass

Modal filter on a lane cut off by the A3047 Treleigh bypass

When Treleigh was bypassed, decent arrangements were made for cyclists to use the old road through the village.

When Treleigh was bypassed, decent arrangements were made for cyclists to use the old road through the village.

First outing on the new ramp linking Aylestone Meadows with Leicester's Great Central Way. Really good - both in design and appearance. Cheers, @OweniteAdam and @Leicester_News https://t.co/hWZ43n0q6N

[Image taken 31.5.21] Butcher Terrace, York. The drop kerb has been extended. Compare with: https://goo.gl/maps/dnXUQ9xDR5j2Xzjr6 On 20 Mar 2020 the then York Walking/Cycling Officer said he would ask the Environment Agency to do this as pa ... [more]

[Image taken 30.5.21] Scarborough Bridge, York. Wildflowers at the rail station end of Scarborough Bridge. See also (today): #169803, other dates, other locations: #169771 and links

[Image taken 30.5.21] Scarborough Bridge, York. The bridge is not only functional it enhances the riverscape. More images of this bridge today: #169805, and links

[Image taken 30.5.21] Scarborough Bridge, York. This is a panoramic image. This bridge over the River Ouse is straight. Other images of this bridge today: #169806, #169807, #169808, #169810, #169811, #169812, #169813, #169814. Royal Mail so ... [more]

[Image taken 30.5.21] Scarborough Bridge, York. Even children in pushchairs can see the views - of activity on the river - from this version of the bridge. When the trees are leafless you can see the Minster too. Only tall people could see ... [more]

[Image taken 30.5.21] Scarborough Bridge, York. Wildflowers at the Marygate car park end of Scarborough rail line. See also (today): #169804, other dates, other locations: #169771 and links. Scarborough Bridge images today: #169805 and lin ... [more]

Blue cycle lane on Harborne Lane, Selly Oak, near Battery Retail Park. Part of the Selly Oak Bypass extension works completed in late 2020. Harborne Lane and Chapel Lane have been both bi-directional since autumn 2020.

NCN route 33 on the Prince Street Bridge at the M Shed, Bristol - space mostly reallocated to pedestrians and cyclists

NCN route 33 towards the Prince Street Bridge and the M Shed, Bristol - space mostly reallocated to pedestrians and cyclists

Route sign and segregated crossing, Bristol

Nicely engineered transition to the road on the Concorde Way in Bristol (and the Fierce & Noble brewery - Bristol's craft breweries all have formulaic names, Wiper & True, Lost & Grounded, Fierce & Noble...)

Right-turn lane for cyclists joining Coventry Route 10 by the A429 Kenilworth Road

.@AmsterdamNL recently installed this red LED strip at the busy Stadhouderskade/Ferdinand Bolstraat intersection. It is a trial to draw extra attention to the traffic light, and in the coming months, they will investigate whether it resu ... [more]

Bus stop bypass. A nice feature.

A section of Forth & Clyde Canal towpath has been resurfaced, between Cadder and Stockingfield.

The resurfaced section of the Forth & Clyde Canal towpath will tie into the work at Stockingfield Junction, where a bridge is being built across the canal.

NCN route 1 on the private road through the Castle Rising estate

Modal filter in Exning

Shared-use link to new housing on the former station site, Burwell

Nice - a link so cyclists can cross one side of Madingley Road then use the lights to cross the other side.

Cycleway in Rome. Quite popular while I was there.

Cycleway in Rome. Quite good although I haven't used it.

Traffic-calming with a wide clear cycle bypass - the two to the north are nearer trees and are not so clear.

New cycle bridge by the railway at Kingston upon Thames.

[Image taken 6.5.21] Marygate car park, York. This link is important for work, leisure, tourism, community and… schools. All images of the newly reopened route (first week of May 2021) see: #168548 and links.

Inside the new tunnel where NCN7 passes under the A1(M). No lighting but light sides and reflective markings

The reworked NCN7 where it passes under the A1(M)

Pop-up cycle lane towards Ely station

Cyclists Rejoin Carriageway - properly set up and far better than just End of Cycleway and Cyclists Dismount signs

Excellent - road replaced by cycleway

Closed road past the Princess of Wales Hospital, Ely

The Coton M11 bridge has finally reopened, and the Coton Path seems to have been rebuilt the whole way from the bridge to Coton.

The Coton M11 bridge has finally reopened, and the Coton Path seems to have been rebuilt the whole way from the bridge to Coton.

Poor stretch of path between the West Cambridge site and the Coton M11 bridge

Superbly surfaced cycleway alongside the River Lune

Superbly surfaced cycleway alongside the River Lune

Superbly surfaced cycleway alongside the River Lune

Superbly surfaced cycleway alongside the River Lune

Coton path

The Two Waters Way (across the Rivers Penk and Sow) on the eastern edge of Stafford

Start of the 'voie verte' rail-trail on the former railway from Néris-les-Bains to Montluçon

[Image taken 18.4.21] Clifton Moor Gate, York. There's a huge disconnect between the new provision across Clifton Moor Gate and the routes to and from it. For example, Hurricane Way, is permeable only to people on foot and on cycles at the ... [more]

[Image taken 18.4.21] Clifton Moor Gate, York. Looking towards the central reservation. Shows typical crossers and crossing format – family/sociable. Central reservation see also: #167360, #167361, #167363. Images of the remainder of the ... [more]

[Image taken 18.4.21] Clifton Moor Gate, York. Shape of the new central reservation. There are two lanes of ‘all’ traffic either side. There are several retail parks either side with DIY outlets and supermarkets - so people may have lug ... [more]

Modal filter on Lyles Lane, now the Bessemer Way from Digswell to Welwyn Garden City

Lyles Lane, now the traffic-free Bessemer Way from Welwyn Garden City to Digswell

Digswell Park Road has been closed to through motor traffic beneath Welwyn Viaduct.

The new link road from the Giantswood Lane bridge

Cycleway on the new link road

New cycle link being created at Pleasley Vale linking Forge Lane with Wood Lane, Shirebrook, a much needed addition to keep people away from the fast and busy Common Lane. Part of the Archaeological Way.

Archaeological Way at Pleasley being upgraded with a better and wider surface

German cycleway about 300m west of the Dutch border near Ter Apel. The farms in the background are on the Dutch side.

Yesterday I had a look at a lovely older separated cycleway in Moreland, on O’Hea St. Separation & priority continues over side roads, and there’s a buffer between walking and cycling. Does anyone know the history of this project? Why w ... [more]

The contraflow cycle track on Torrisdale Street, here being used in the with-flow direction.

The connection from Calder Street into the South City Way on Victoria Road. See also #167147.

The South City Way cycle route on Victoria Road.

The South City Way cycle track on Victoria Road.

Avenue Verte / NCN 21 / Worth Way, very pleasant route

Avenue Verte / NCN 21 / Worth Way, very pleasant route

New cycleway connecting Thorley Lane to A555 and "cycling bridge"

Modal filter on Colebrooke Row

Finally got round to trying out the cycle track between Raynes Park and New Malden today. For five minutes I felt like a Dutch person. Just shows what can be done. https://t.co/33EQh3FOOX

[Image taken 21.321] York. Improved sightlines from/to the ped-cycle routes at the Ouse on the corner of the Royal Mail building. The Mapillary link https://tinyurl.com/pnpb9ze9 showed the issue pre-March 2021. The railings have now been ta ... [more]

Junction with "elephant footprints" markings

Upgraded surface on the A580.

New protected cycleway on New Chester Road. I prefer wands, but this is a little bit better than paint.

An old road repurposed as a cycleway.

Fantastic new Sparrow Crossing (walking and cycling) in Stockport. Keeps pedestrians and cycles separate, and provides a very safe place to cross the road! Also a lovely refurbished alley. https://t.co/XysMxZtvsy

Salford's latest pedestrian and cycle tunnel lit up for the first time! https://t.co/X6DcpzUiZd

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