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

[Image taken 17.10.21] York railway station, York. [NOTE: No streetview at this location.] Hurrah! At least one underpass has imagery in it. Several years ago I did a walk around with an LNER manager. This was his work place, plus he was ma ... [more]

Dovercourt Station

The Quay, Harwich

A Treadwheel Crane dating from the seventeenth century. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Treadwheel_crane

A Banksy style by the pill box on the coastal cycle path at Harwich. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-essex-58270629 The consensus is that this is not a real Banksy because the detail is nowhere near sharp enough.

[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] York railway station, York at entrance from Scarborough Bridge. [NOTE: No streetview at this location.] Location of a poster about cycle marking on the coming weekend. It's well placed to catch the attention of the ma ... [more]

[Image taken 13.10.21] York railway station, York at entrance from Scarborough Bridge/riverside routes. [NOTE: No streetview at this location.] Poster alerting cyclists to an upcoming cycle marking session. Location see: #174983. Other imag ... [more]

Rainbow and NCN51, Ipswich.

NCN51, Holywells Park, Ipswich.

Ipswich

NCN51, Ipswich.

Sir Bobby Robson bridge, Ipswich.

Planters creating a modal filter on a side road off Valley Road, Ipswich.

A cycleway protected by wands on Valley Road, Ipswich.

Westerfield Station rack

Westerfield Station rack

[Image taken 11.10.21] Station Avenue, Station Road, Rougier Street, York. This is part of the Scarborough Bridge to Ouse Bridge Flood Scheme diversion. Are the routes for the cyclists and the wheelchair users the same? There's no route ide ... [more]

[Image taken 11.10.21] Wellington Row junction with Tanner Row, York. Context see: #174812. All signs images and all issues from today: #174802 and links.

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]

Jovian Way, Ipswich. A low traffic neighbourhood.

Sculpture by the river path.

River path

Info board by the River Orwell.

[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.

Traffic-free road in the old town of Cahors

Good advice on road positioning at junctions from Cycling UK. https://www.cyclinguk.org/road-position Shot in this part of Guildford. https://twitter.com/wearecyclinguk/status/1446385167090790466

Modal filter, Cahors

[Image taken 8.10.21] Navigation Road, York. A family in a Nihola (www.nihola.com/home.html) - an example of what I call a ‘York’cycle. See also: #174706 and links.

[Image taken 8.10.21] Navigation Road, York. I’ve seen one of these two people a couple of times. He (as they, today) moves fast and never seems to have time or inclination to stop. A shame as perhaps he has a business he could promote, b ... [more]

[Image taken 8.10.21] Navigation Road, York. The rider has a car but prefers to make journeys by cycle – in all weathers. This is what I call a ‘York’cycle. A machine set up for utility and/or caring duties. Such cycles can be heavy a ... [more]

Distance measuring wheel.

When a tour boat wants to use the lock a member of staff jumps on a bike to come and help with the gates.

Simple access between the canal bank at Port Dundas Basin and Payne Street.

The area around the old boat has been tidied up and new paths laid.

Corner of Gilbert Road and Milton Road, Cambridge.

[Image taken 4.10.21] Navigation Road, York. Drivers were still entering (and then needing to turn round) despite the road closed signs (see: #174583). Other images here today: #174579 and links.

[Image taken 4.10.21] Navigation Road, junction with Foss Islands Road, York. Context and image here from 29.9.21: #174548. Other images here today: #174579 and links.

[Image taken 4.10.21] Navigation Road, York. New cycle lanes and cycle symbols put in today. Context: #174548. Other images here today: #174579 and links.

[Image taken 4.10.21] Navigation Road, York. New cycle symbols painted today. Other images here today: #174579 and links.

[UPDATE: See: #174712 and links.] [Image taken 4.10.21] Navigation Road, York. Road markings put in today. Previous issue here: #170856. Image from 29.9.21: #174549. Context: #174548. Other images here today: #174580, #174581, #174582, #174 ... [more]

[Image taken 4.10.21] Navigation Road, York. Looking from Hungate (Hungate bridge). Image here from 29.9.21: #174551. Previous issue here: #170856. New cycle symbols painted today. Other images here today: #174579 and links.

[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

Share the Road sign on the Lot Valley cycle route

Drivers Take Care sign on the Lot Valley cycle route

Just found out there is a man in Tulsa, Oklahoma who commissioned an artist named Clayton Coss to use a chainsaw to sculpt a Columbo statue out of a dead tree on his front lawn, couldn't log onto Twitter fast enough to share this informatio ... [more]

Scotland Road bus gate

New bus gate on Scotland Road

A good bus stop bypass and a great new set of cycle tracks on this major road. This route will eventually form a continuous cycle route from Chorlton to Manchester.

Mike Stapleton, champion campaigner in the Melbourne and Royston area on the A10 cycle ride. @a10cycle

A vision of the future on the @a10cycle ride: empty forecourt full cycleway. https://twitter.com/simon_nuttall/status/1444604656609546242

[Image taken 2.10.21] Monks Cross retail park, Monks Cross, Huntington, York. [Note: streetview shows the previous layout of this site.] A very wet Saturday in October. The car park was very busy perhaps because the options for entertainmen ... [more]

Dental racks

[Image taken 29.9.21] Peasholme Green, York. Bill from Edible York with his bike. Context see: #174503.

[Image taken 29.9.21] Peasholme Green, junction with St Saviour’s Place and Aldwark, York. Bill one of the Edible York (www.edibleyork.org.uk/) volunteers. This herb bed “sequesters CO2 as well as providing food”, he told me. It also ... [more]

[Image taken 29.9.21] Aldwark, junction with St Andrewgate, York. A key piece of cycle/accessible infrastructure and an example of filtered permeability. But drivers wait or stop here blocking the level access and or the sight lines: see: # ... [more]

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

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

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

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

Roadworks in Caen, with original crossings in white paint and temporary ones in yellow.

Temporary cycleway during roadworks

[Image taken 20.9.21] Butcher Terrace end of the Millennium Bridge, York. [NOTE: No streetview at this location] New sign at Point 1 of the Orbital route (http://yorkshireridings.blogspot.com/p/york-orbital.html) providing the direction of ... [more]

Roadworks in Caen, with original crossings in white paint and temporary ones in yellow.

[Image taken: 16.9.21] Berwick-upon-Tweed, Northumberland.] NOTE: No streetview at this location. Position approximate.] Cycling is permitted on the castle walls. As is walking. But as there are two rings - pedestrians tend to use the short ... [more]

[Image taken: 16.9.21 ] A1087, Edinburgh Road, Dunbar just beyond the entrance to the Belhaven Bay Caravan and Camping Park. Do not pass cyclists at central islands sign. Good practice sign. Related image: #174291. Other images today: #1742 ... [more]

[Image taken: 16.9.21 ] Paxton Road, Berwick-upon-Tweed, Northumberland. A sign I'd like to see more often: in areas that mean it. This is on NCN1, the Coast and Castles route www.cyclenorthumberland.org.uk/listing/the-coast--castles-cycle- ... [more]

Paramedic bicycles in use at Chariots of Fire 2021

love parking with my fellow compact cars https://t.co/ShLC7KGlfe

[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] Rawcliffe Park and Ride, Rawcliffe, York. Good practice: this sign includes cycle parking. The clear listing (see also: #174309) shows there is provision here see: #174307. Other images here today: #174305 and links.

[Image taken 18.9.21] Rawcliffe Park and Ride, Rawcliffe, York. Good practice: this sign includes cycle parking. See also: #174308 and links.

[Image taken 18.9.21] KFC, Clifton Moor retail park, York. The two Sheffields (racks) are close to the restaurant entrance - good practice. See also: #174311, #174312. Other images today: #174305 and links.

[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 (www.josephrowntree.co.uk) and changes have been made to the crossing see: #174339. Other images here today: #174336, #174337, ... [more]

[Image taken 18.9.21] Haxby Road, York. [NOTE: No streetview image at this exact position.] Approach to the simplified/decluttered crossing from a side exit/entry point at Joseph Rowntree School. See #174335 and links.

Stadt hat gute Radständer anstelle von 2 KFZ Parkplätzen installiert

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

EDMUND DE WAAL art submerged beneath the ground at the Alison Richard building, University of Cambridge http://arbart.crassh.cam.ac.uk/dewaal/

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