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Dog excrement has been bagged and hung up on a sign post at head level on the approach to the footbridge on the North side of the River Mersey. The excrement will be festering inside the bag waiting for someone to accidentally break the bag ... [more]

This notice has appeared (August 2020) outside Tarka's Cafe at Baythorne Hall (which is the name of a small commercial development by the A1307 a few miles SE of Haverhill).

Bad news for those who want 4WDs banned from the green roads in the Lake District - www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2020/aug/24/campaigners-lose-legal-challenge-over-lake-district-4x4-vehicles

This pedestrian crossing does not currently change to green for pedestrians even when there are no motor vehicles to be seen in either direction. In fact it should be the opposite, with shorter than normal waits for pedestrians.

Obstructive "pinch stiles" on the cycleway between Dry Drayton and Bar Hill.

Obstructive "pinch stiles" on the cycleway between Dry Drayton and Bar Hill.

Lost space surrounded by parked cars - and yet there's no cycle parking anywhere in Lavenham. Why not here?

Lots of footway parking here in the new town of Cranbrook - cars are meant to be kept behind the houses.

No cycle facilities of any kind at the National Trust's Trengwainton Gardens, despite their being right on the edge of Penzance.

A proposal to make Budleigh Salterton High Street a single one-way lane to allow for social distancing by shoppers on foot has been abandoned after protests by shop-owners.....

Trying to illustrate the swathes of car parking at West Suffolk College, and the lack of cycle parking.

Sale, Trafford - Park Ave warning signs but the road narrows sign is on a pavement and is leaving less than the legally required minimum of 1m. Coupled with the pavement on the other side of the road being CLOSED ! AND during Covid19 emerg ... [more]

The railings around the refuge herd people together. This is a busy crossing for commuters using the station.

Flixton - kerbs need dropping on both the main Flixton Road and the minor Flixton Road also path needs widening. Would avoid a nasty junction (Flixton Rd and Irlam Rd)

Paint almost completely worn away, no signage at this end of this cycleway

It's hard to know which route this refers to - it is possible, but scary and dangerous, to cross the roundabout exit to reach the southbound entry.

Remove cycle path and lanes from Braunstone Gate It causes pollution and congestion Bring back the on street parking to promote local businesses

Outdoor seating for the restaurants

Cambridgeshire County Council, if you're not going to fix the 'safety' barriers (it' s been years), perhaps you could just remove them?

It's hard to see what purpose this serves as EXCEPT as cycle parking - so why the No Cycles stickers?

Partington. A path under the busy Manchester Road. Path surafce and access paths need improving with gentle sloped ramps.

New development in Trumpington with car parking but no cycle facilities.

Altrincham nr Manchester Junction of Marlborough and Ashley Rd Remove anti-pedestrian barriers and triple the width of the pavement of Marlborough and Ashley Rd. Remove vegetation that is obstructing the pavement here (may be the green ... [more]

Maintenance needed, or there'll be a line of trees (mostly ash) in the middle of the guided busway

Yet another development with spaces for cars but not bikes.

Yet another development with acres of space to manoeuvre and store cars, and no visible cycle facilities at all.

Still no signs at this junction

Cycle parking placed in a lonely corner well away from the main entrance.

The bus stops on the new one-way system, Fishguard - all fine except for the lack of cycle parking

The former railway line through the northeastern part of East Kilbride has been converted into a cycle path, but this section at Main Street has been filled in and made into a car park.

Just another NHS clinic with a large car park and no cycle parking

I wouldn't bother with the route under the bridge

Just another NHS clinic without any cycle parking

This could be improved to be a safe route to school

The worst place in the world to be a cyclist ? www.bbc.com/future/article/20200205-the-worst-place-in-the-world-to-be-a-cyclist

I assume this is the area referred to below, where a cycleway has been built but can't be opened - www.eadt.co.uk/news/west-bank-new-cut-west-open-space-still-closed-by-abp-1-6472571

Pedestrian-only access to Oxford Castle - fine, but there's room for cycle parking in the corner there.

Urmston Trafford Venue for Cycling and Walking "Have your Say" event (due 23rd Jan 7pm to 9pm ) does NOT have any cycle parking. Has 2 very large car parks with traffic mini roundabout ! May be temp cycle parking can be provided say crowd ... [more]

Flytipping on Commonhead Road.

Flytipping on the Seven Lochs Trail near Commonhead Road, additional to #112874.

Situation normal aboard a new Intercity Express Train - forget about bringing a bike, the designated area is always full of baggage.

Crossing of a sort to the velodrome, Trinidad, Uruguay

Sale near Manchester The Brigidiar Pub a Holts brewery has no cycle parking.

A huge area of asphalt set aside for motor racing on a couple of weekends per year - how crazy that it's not used for cycling the rest of the time.

Everything is fine with this newly laid out plaza except for the lack of cycle parking.

Flooded cycle superhighway

Sale West Trafford near Manchester There are plans for a beeNetwork routes through the estate mappinggm.org.uk/bee-network/ the final routes are far from clear. There are plans to vastly improve the Sale West Estate way." www.irwellvalley ... [more]

UPDATE June 2020 Opportunity to provide pop up cycle lanes come on @ManCityCouncil !! Manchester Hulme. Needs protected cycle lane on this route to match up with Trafford's protected lane . On Stretford Road the road has recently been resur ... [more]

Manchester Hulme. On Stretford Road the road has recently been resurfaced and cycle lane lines painted in the door zone ! Oh dear. See also #111508 and #111510

Manchester Hulme. On Stretford Road the road has recently been resurfaced and cycle lane lines painted in the door zone ! Oh dear. See also #111509 and #111510

UPDATE 6/11/19 ref: P19/4196 from MFT Taking your concern on-board we will therefore seek to identify a suitable location closer to the Nightingale Centre where Sheffield Hoops can be installed. UPDATE 22/10 Email to pals@mft.nhs.uk ...... ... [more]

Look at fragmented map on my photo! Ed: thanks for letting us know about the problem, this has happened since the iOS13 update, until it is fixed switch to the Apple Vector map style.

Manchester Wythenshawe Hospital new Nightingdale Centre dealing with and preventing Breast Cancer . This space could be utilised for cycle parking. The bollards could be replaced with stands. The nearest parking is a long walk on the oth ... [more]

UPDATE 6/3/20 Email from Wythenshawe NHS Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust Estates & Facilities Directorate and PALS I am delighted to say that we have now installed hoops in this area – please see an update from the manager belo ... [more]

UPDATE 6/11/19 ref: P19/4196 from MFT Taking your concern on-board we will therefore seek to identify a suitable location closer to the Nightingale Centre where Sheffield Hoops can be installed. UPDATE 22/10 Email to pals@mft.nhs.uk ...... ... [more]

No Motor Vehicles except for access on the south side of London Bridge station - there's plenty of room for cycle parking or a contraflow cycle lane, but no.

Vinegar Yard - very hipster, no cycle parking

New arts centre, plenty of room for cycle stands but... no.

No cycle parking at the otherwise good museum in Salles-la-Source

Narrow streets and oneway systems in Hereford.

Altrincham Hospital. Do the NHS really believe they are encouraging active travel ? There is space for 1 or 2 cycle stands here in basement and near entrance. See #104466 and #111042 See also #111023 #111043

Altrincham Hospital. Do the NHS really believe they are encouraging active travel ? There is space for 1 or 2 cycle stands here in basement and near entrance. See #104466 and #111042 See also #111044 #111023

Altrincham Hospital. Do the NHS really believe they are encouraging active travel ? 14 Cycle stands 'stand' empty. Cycle parking for 28 bicycles that can't be used for visitors for spurious H&S reasons . See #104466 and #111042 See also # ... [more]

Bike parking at NT Shaw's Corner. Hedge on one side, wheelie bins and parked cars on the other. Very tight to get bikes in and out - situation not ideal.

The Duchy Hospital, Truro - not NHS, but the same total lack of interest in cycle parking.

No cycle parking at Mullion Health Centre - typical for the NHS

Stretford Road Old Trafford Greater Manchester. NOTE The wands have been placed IN the cycle lane making it less wide. These need to be placed in the motor lane or on the line. DPD .This DPD driver did not care if I reported him for reve ... [more]

This path does not exist. Maybe I'll add a picture later.

A huge step up to the cycle space in this Matterhorn-Gotthard Bahn train at Zermatt

Bicycle Parking at Sligo Railway and Bus Station. The Shelter for Bicycles is not big enough and is not fully enclosed from the rain that comes across the Atlantic.

Mountain bikers and hikers not mixing well on the Tour du Mont Blanc

Mountain bikers and hikers not mixing well on the Tour du Mont Blanc

Busway cyclepath, Cambridge Assessment frontage, northern section. Fence protects rock cages as ground falls away from the path level (to a maximum of about 1.5m. Widening cyclepath at this point would require stabilisation of this wall.

There's a Pushchair Park on St Michael's Mount but no cycle parking

Lots of scooters at Corfu Airport (just 2km from Corfu Town) and no cycle parking

Dunham Easy Win Access to car park (CYCLE PARKING) for pedestrians and cyclists along Woodhouse lane / Smithy Lane to prevent walking and cycling beside queuing cars or slow moving cars. https://www.plotaroute.com/route/807758 . In conjun ... [more]

TPT Dunham Easywin Cycle access ramp to Trans Pennine Trail at School Lane, currently only steps. www.plotaroute.com/route/807788

The riverside route could continue south from the Bunes bridge, Shkodër, Albania

Bikes do get carried on Montenegrin trains, but they do have to be lifted up and through the door at the end of a carriageway.

No cycle parking at the Billa supermarket, Plovdiv

Empty space in the centre of Buckingham, where cycle parking is really needed.

I'm not too sure what's going on here.

The cycle counter in Clydebank hasn't been working the last few times I've passed.

Dundee Rep Theatre - no cycle parking

Plenty of vacant space between Perth Museum & Art Gallery and Perth Concert Hall (where they were baffled by the mere idea of cycle parking).

New entrance courtyard at the V&A - plenty of space for cycle parking, but of course the design values are more important.

The large new Kaserne (Barracks) arts centre in Kosice has lots of space but virtually no cycle parking.

The space in front of the presidential palace in Bratislava could be made much more cycle-friendly.

A narrow door and a bit of a climb to the cycle space on this train (probably the hourly service from Bratislava to Vienna)

There are few enough cycle stands in Bratislava, but this is not one ('dream' - at a university building).

No sign of any cycling facilities at Bratislava airport (or on the nearby streets - it gets much better in the centre though).

Timperley Brooks Drive . The horse stile remains unused. Wouldn't it be better to make the bollard spacing wide enough for the biggest horse but narrow enough to prevent motor car access . Horse riders are using the space between the bolla ... [more]

On the new Chiltern train service from Marylebone to Oxford, bikes have to fit on top of a small table in the disabled space - bizarre.

Reservation indicators above the bike spaces on the new Intercity Express Trains ('available' because I'd reached my destination) - people wanting to stow their luggage aren't going to notice these.

Bike space, so-called, on the new Intercity Express Trains - and if someone has put luggage there there's no room at all for bikes, even with reservations.

Bike hanging space in a Cross-Country Voyager train - awkward for a lot of people (and bikes).

pile of old tree trunks and branches block the old railway line towards Syday Lane

June 2020 Are Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust going to deny people on crutches or with walking stick from using the basement parking (FOR DISABLED !!) https://cantstandupforfallingdown.com/2020/06/22/cycling-with-crutches/ htt ... [more]

Central Manchester . A short 50 yard section of Southmill Street has been made 1 way . Surely this is wide enough to allow 2 way cycling and a safer quiter route to Albert Sq.

Broadheath Altrincham nr MCR . Would be a nice direct route with a dropped kerb . Even better with 3 dropped kerbs for each path.

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