Brighton Grove

A summary of Brighton Grove news Read more on Brighton Grove here 21.07.2011 Brighton Grove (the cycle lane with all the cars parked in) is getting a make over. Well. Sort of. Read our view here. We have also written to the responsible Councillor, to request a review and discuss a better future approach to cycling. Read here. 17.08.2011: Our call for a written reply and better info sharing has finally been heard. Maybe some real listening can take place now? It’s about time. 08.09.2011: Another meeting took place, and more detail emerged. Sadly a number of questions remain unanswered.[…]

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We meet with the Road Safety team of Newcastle City Council

Road Safety team (Newcastle City Council) and Newcastle Cycling Campaign meeting Friday 28th October 2011, 12:30 to 14:00 Civic Centre In attendance: David Embleton (Head of service, Highways, Network and Traffic Management), Cheryl Ford (Manager, Road Safety Team), Peter Ward (Newcastle Cycling Campaign, Member), Claire Prospert (Newcastle Cycling Campaign, Secretary) Apologies from Tom Bailey (Newcastle Cycling Campaign, Member) Discussion was structured around the ‘spine’ of a presentation by Cheryl about the work of the Road Safety department of the council (presentation to be emailed to Claire/Peter). Topics were discussed as they arose. We were informed of the wide range of[…]

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