Newcastle Cycling Campaign

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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Road user debate – fair and civil spaces for all

The below was sent to Newcastle council decision makers and cycle organisations: Cllr Nigel Todd Cllr Stephen Psalidas Cllr Wendy Taylor Harvey Emms Michelle Mordue Liz Langfield Anne, Clark James Adamson (sustrans) Heather Evans (ctc) ROAD USERS DEBATE – FAIR AND CIVIL SPACES FOR ALL Leading on from the discussion at the last Cycle Forum meeting, and also taking into account the good groundwork that the Access & Mobility event has done we would like to suggest an approach for the Road Users Debate: Step 1 – Identify all interest groups (public space & roads, access & mobility, Equal Opportunity[…]

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