Newcastle adopts bike policy – 10-year cycle plan

On 1 February 2012 Newcastle City Council adopted the 10-year Cycle Plan for Newcastle. Read the transcript below. You can watch the video here http://www.newcastle.gov.uk/your-council/how-council-works/council-meeting-01022012 by going to 29:30 (warning – slow loading) Lord Mayor (Cllr Geoff O’Brien): We move on to agenda item No.8 which is Delivering Cycling Improvements. I’d like Cllr Todd to introduce the report, to move the report which will be seconded by Cllr Murison. Am I correct? Yes. Cllr Todd you have the floor. Deputy Cabinet for Transport and Environment (Cllr Nigel Todd): Thank you Lord Mayor. It gives me enormous pleasure to recommend Delivering[…]

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