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Local Transport Plan

The Newcastle LTP team heard the campaign voice. Will they listen? Exec agenda, page 25 reads: “This is attributed in part to the effectiveness of the recently-formed Newcastle Cycling Campaign, which has made regular representations to the Newcastle Cycling Forum…
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Chair’s New Year Message

Dear Newcastle cycling folks, non-cycling populace and somewhere in-betweeners We at the Newcastle Cycling Campaign wish you all the very best for 2011; may it be a successful and rewarding year for you and your friends & family. 2010 –…
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Scrutiny question

Dear scrutiny manager (Newcastle City Council), I would like to submit a question for scrutiny if I may. – – – – – – – – – – SCRUTINY QUESTION AND BACKGROUND Adopted in the late 1990s Newcastle’s Unitary Development…
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Newcastle City Council statements

Newcastle City Council has made very positive noises about transitioning away from the private car, providing alternatives including a cycle network for decades. The primary transport policies remain the Local Plan and the LTP. Here’s what our council has promised…
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Newcastle city centre planning

The Newcastle Cycling Campaign has conducted a review of city centre documents, and concludes the following. It has been alluded that Newcastle’s centre is tired and worn-out, failing terribly to attract the right clientele. It is therefore vital that any…
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