Newcastle Cycling Campaign

Acorn Road futures

We are part of the Acorn Road planning group. So here’s an update from Jesmond where views and ideas have been exchanged and a plan starts to take form: Since June 2012, a community group constituted of local residents, campaigning groups, traders and local City Councillors has been meeting to look at ways of improving Acorn Road which is the hub of Jesmond’s social and economic life both as a shopping street and a place to meet. There are many concerns expressed by residents about difficulties in parking, in driving up the street, in using the pavements and in crossing.[…]

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