SW & Central London councils: week starting 19 June

Some items of cycling and active lifestyle related papers I've noted at London councils for this coming week. Westminster City Council The Environment Scrutiny Committee meets on 21 June, with agenda item 8 focussing on Westminster’s proposed active lifestyles strategy through to 2021 titled “An Active City For All”. The committee paper sets the context, … Continue reading SW & Central London councils: week starting 19 June

Pedestrians, pavement cyclists and the ways people die in accidents

I see there are lots of commentators on social media complaining that people riding bicycles on the pavement are a risk to pedestrians, with claims that dozens of pedestrians are being killed and injured each year.  Equally, cycling advocates are claiming the risks are trivial.  So, I thought I'd find some data to support or … Continue reading Pedestrians, pavement cyclists and the ways people die in accidents