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Crap Cycling & Walking in Waltham Forest
Wednesday, 28 July 2010
The pump don’t work ’cause the vandals took the handles
"This is an act of vandalism which puts the safety of motorists and our staff at risk.
"They've taken handles which we need to replace, which we're hoping to do as soon as possible".
How a traffic-free High Road Leytonstone was subverted
Amnesia in local transport planning
840,000 new London cycling trips (in your dreams)
Official: London’s ‘cycling revolution’ never happened
What won't bring about mass cycling (1) 20 mph zones
What won’t bring about mass cycling (2) ‘Shared Space’
What won’t bring about mass cycling (3) Strict Liability legislation
What won’t bring about mass cycling (4) cycle training
What won't bring about mass cycling (5) vehicular cycle campaigning
What won’t bring about mass cycling (6) ‘Safety in Numbers’
What won’t bring about mass cycling (7) 5% plus modal share in a vehicular cycling environment
What won’t bring about mass cycling (8) legislation and education to make drivers behave better towards cyclists
'Cycling in London is still a minority activity'
Waltham Forest links
Waltham Forest Guardian
Waltham Forest Council
Archipelago of Truth
Lost and Found in E17
Truth Will Out
A Girl in Walthamstow
Fight the Height
A Grim North
News From Nowhere Club
Blackhorse Action Group
A view from the cycle path…
Cycling Embassy of Great Britain
At War With The Motorist
The Alternative Department for Transport
Joe Dunckley's Notebook
Road Danger Reduction Forum
The Urban Country
As Easy As Riding a Bike
Cyclists in the City
I Bike London
The Cycling Lawyer
Views of a Croydon cyclist
Two Wheels Good
People's Front of Richmond
Thinking About Cycling
Kennington People on Bikes
People’s Cycling Front of South Gloucestershire
The Grumpy Cyclist
42 Bikes: Life, the Universe and Bikes
Lo fidelity bicycle club
Do The Right Thing
Cycle A 2 B
Crap cycling in Bournemouth
Cycle of Futility
Mad Manchester cycle lanes
I Am Not A Cyclist
Crap Cycle Lanes of Croydon
Greater London links
Dave Hill's London
Bollards of London
TfL transport statistics
TfL ‘road safety’ data
London Assembly Transport Reports
London Cycle Network Design Manual (1998)
Cycle facility of the month
UK Cycle Rules
(Drawing) Rings Around The World
Ian Tomlinson Family Campaign
The Crude Awakening
That Guy Hex
Website Hit Counters
London’s roads are too narrow for Dutch-style cycl...
A bike lane in York
The Met loses another photography case
Bristol cops in crackdown
Response to my complaint
Council lorry driver forces child cyclist off the ...
The Met increases enforcement against cyclists and...
House collides with driver
One tiny example of everyday road violence in Brit...
Design Guide for the Suppression of Cargo Bikes
‘The most expensive cycle hire scheme in Europe’
Jon Snow and the B159
Waltham Forest park to be fenced off for Olympic c...
Car-sick Winchester (2)
The pump don’t work ’cause the vandals took the ha...
Preston city centre: two crashes in 30 minutes
How is ‘cycling in London’ measured by Transport f...
There is no long term vision for either walking or...
Every day is Critical Mass for drivers
Car sick Winchester
Fascism, cars and cycling
Blaming the victim
It’s the quiet route to Chingford
York: hostile to wheelchair users
Jenny Jones wants to hear from you
Troublemaker in Shepherd’s Bush
A considerate lorry driver
Just fancy that!
Tree collides with 4X4
Why London is unfit for cycling
Drunken driving is ‘careless’
Cycle superhighway safety mats
It’s the Waltham Forest ‘Love Your Borough’ Awards...
Mayor makes sensational sex scandal statement
FoE, Greenpeace and Prince Charles
Boris Johnson’s latest assault on public transport...
Why is a Waltham Forest cycle stand like the bike ...
Is cycling flatlining in York?
suppressing cycling on Gillygate
Terrorist bomb causes mayhem in Birmingham suburb,...
‘Operation Blowtorch’ and bad police priorities
A tale of two sentences
fossil fuel addiction
Toronto: ‘travel by car is a necessity for most’
Often obstructive, never ticketed
‘Green Car of the Year’ Crap
Boris Johnson promotes greater London car dependen...
Cyclist and pedestrian killed in Sussex
A classically bad cycle lane
Cyclist not visible in daylight
Taxi dependency at the BBC - latest
Under the buses
Child run down and killed in Hackney
Crap cycling & walking in York
Bridge collides with bus
Cambridge County Council ‘obsessed’ with making cy...
cycling v. the insane economics of car dependency
the war on the motorist
Crap cycling in Plymouth
Hit and run killing of a child
‘get on your bike’
In defence of the peddling panzers
Photography is the new terrorism
Police in Bath crackdown
The experiences of a Central Line train driver
cycling in London: it's going nowhere
That new TfL lorry and cyclists poster
‘I don't think I will be going on another London c...
Cycling and existentialism
Bicycle hire is horrid and will also cause traffic...
Criminal cycling in the Lone Star State
vicious French police victimise harmless British d...
Parking Appeals Tribunal backs pavement obstructio...
‘There has never been a better time to get on your...
Against gated communities
‘his bicycle crashed into a car on the A442’
cyclist killed by Mercedes driver
The perfect car for the school run
Bike stands: the ‘shared use’ principle
fabulous new Olympic Roundabout thrills local resi...
The Bridge of the (car driving) People
cyclist ‘doored’ in Cambridge
Sympathy for Andrew Boff
BBC London News is at it yet again
It’s an Ocado environmentally-friendly van!
College Road, yesterday
Road casualties and the farce of The Health and Sa...
Shop at ‘Clyde Loakes’ for a complete range of bed...
'In Loving Memory'
Walthamstow Land Rover Discovery driver seeks ‘to ...
The government stands up for free car parking
Two cyclists killed in Shropshire
Two cyclists hit by lorry drivers
A classic example of how London cycling is being m...
lawless Loomis louts: latest
It’s grim oop Waltham Forest way
Roger Geffen is angry
unexpected Father’s Day surprise
Fun quiz question
René Magritte’s ‘This is not a Waltham Forest NHS ...
What’s wrong with killing cyclists?
Schonrock cycling shocker
It’s the Beijing naked bike ride!
Vehicular cycling: latest
Mysteries of the cycling world: your questions ans...
At War With The Motorist
BBC documentary about roadside shrines to road fat...
Bournemouth nude cyclist charged with ‘disorderly ...
Vancouver cops ticket over 3000 cyclists a year fo...
Vehicular cycling in Bristol
The war on the motorist
Two Walthamstow cycle stands
Minor news item: 128 killed in Waltham Forest
fight Climate Change by perpetuating car dependenc...
Motor racing in Parliament Square
It’s the brand new Findon-Worthing cycling farcili...
A new London cycling blog
The killing of a cyclist with three rear lights ‘a...
Cycling infrastructure: another sign of a green Co...
Boris Johnson’s massive attack on walking
How the CTC and vehicular cycling fail cyclists
The Met and photography: it’s happened yet again
Should pedestrians wear number plates?
How the NHS protects its bad drivers
Black Hawk downs
The dangerous streets of Waltham Forest
20 mph zones
blue badge abuse
car free day
Crooked Billet underpass
cycle lane obstruction
cycle stand damage
cycle stand siting
dangerous cycle lanes
handheld mobile phone drivers
hazardous cycling surface
hazardous walking surface
heavy goods vehicles
hit and runs
impending climate catastrophe
inadequate cycle stand provision
Lea Bridge Road
London Cycle Network
obstructed cycle stand
vehicles in pedestrian areas
Waltham Forest Design Awards