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Still shaking after this terrible road behaviour. Had to swerve to avoid being hit from behind by the driver of LS07 LXO. Obviously against Highway Code 163, and probably constitutes behaviour well below that we expect, thus careless ... [more]

Driver of DX67 KTG @OpenreachHelp lorry speeds, close passes, and tailgates vulnerable road users on #CherryHinton High St, #Cambridge https://t.co/kzie0P3jXI

The key to this map says blue dashed lines are "Signed primary network separate from traffic". So why are developers putting up no entry signs as per https://cambridge.cyclestreets.net/location/87701/?

These "No Entry" signs appeared whilst Wilton Terrace was being demolished and there was restricted access at the other end. However, that's long over and there's plenty of space now. So are these signs still up to dissuade people cycli ... [more]

Close pass by driver of RV02 LFP.

Close pass by driver of KN12 EEG.

See clip at https://youtu.be/994rQ4Lj7jI Although I'm making the point that this is very poor driving, there is an argument that the road design here leads to this behaviour. I've seen this happen a lot here. Passing to Close Highway ... [more]

See clip at http://youtu.be/fzNADIGVE0c The existence of a cycle lane does not mean rules 213 and 163 can be ignored. The reasons for those rules are still valid. Passing to Close Highway code rule 213. Motorcyclists and cyclists ma ... [more]

Red Bike is where to ride safely! See clip at http://youtu.be/ijZeu_Vz_-E Cyclelanes on Coldhams Lane are simply not safe due to driver behaviour. Here's the experience and how BikeAbility cycle training would approach it. Using t ... [more]

See clip at http://youtu.be/ijZeu_Vz_-E Cyclelanes on Coldhams Lane are simply not safe due to driver behaviour. Here's the experience and how BikeAbility cycle training would approach it. Using the "sharing" position (secondary) is ... [more]

See clip at http://youtu.be/ijZeu_Vz_-E Cyclelanes on Coldhams Lane are simply not safe due to driver behaviour. Here's the experience and how BikeAbility cycle training would approach it. Using the "sharing" position (secondary) is ... [more]

See clip at http://youtu.be/ijZeu_Vz_-E Cyclelanes on Coldhams Lane are simply not safe due to driver behaviour. Here's the experience and how BikeAbility cycle training would approach it. Using the "sharing" position (secondary) is ... [more]

Flowers in tribute to cyclist Beth McDermott, 16, who died due to a terrible crash, which happened on 11 December 2013 at around 7 pm. See also #54895 .

Flowers in tribute to Long Road Sixth Form student Beth McDermott, who died due to a terrible crash, which happened on 11 December 2013 at around 7 pm. See also #54896 A report of the inquest is at http://www.camcycle.org.uk/newsletters/ ... [more]

Short-cut between Woodhead Drive in West Chesterton and Hawkins Road in Kings Hedges. See also #54726

Some of the best cycleways in Cambridge happen by chance, like this section of Downhams Lane, which is cut off for motorised through traffic and links Kings Hedges with Chesterton. See also #54725

See clip at http://youtu.be/BWjlyGhDbPc This junction is under review for some improvements. Here's why it's desparately needed but also why the current proposal simply isn't good enough. The person driving attempts to pass when exi ... [more]

See clip at http://youtu.be/HnOoYxlO0Eo Notice the way I wiggle at 3 seconds just as the truck is passing. I'm shocked at how close it is beside me (but out of shot). It looks like the driver is rushing to get past before the oncoming ... [more]

See clip at http://youtu.be/v9L98BNv-FQ A slightly stupid and pointless close pass. The highway code is pretty clear that double overtaking is not acceptable in this space, given the vehicle should be off the other side of the road to do ... [more]

See clip at http://youtu.be/FjWRzK6k46w I'm going around 24mph down the road and prepare to pass a stopped bus. Then I spot that it wants to pull out, so wave it out and pull in behind. I slow to around 20mph and prepare for the road ahe ... [more]

In the fourth picture the inconsiderate driver of a dark VW van with registration plate FY60 TXA is moving away from the cyclist on the redmac MCL and back into the lane with the two cyclists who are correctly positioned to turn into Cherry ... [more]

Does the inconsiderate driver of a dark VW van with number plates FY60 TXA know that he is about to crash into a female cyclist in a redmac mandatory cycle lane. Is he aware that he is crossing a continuous white line? See also #49057.

The inconsiderate driver of a dark VW van with number plates FY60 TXA in an unsuccesful attempt to shave seconds of his journey time by overtaking the two cyclists who are correctly positioned to turn into Cherry Hinton Road. To overtake he ... [more]

Redmac cycle lanes on Hills Road Bridge. The inconsiderate driver of a dark VW van with number plates FY60 TXA is unsuccesfully attempting to shave seconda of his journey by overtaking the two cyclists who are correctly positioned to turn i ... [more]

See clip at http://youtu.be/eI-ryuWmmwY A really poor overtake that scared the living daylights out of me. I could have touched the car it was that close. Passing to Close Highway code rule 213. Motorcyclists and cyclists may sudden ... [more]

See clip http://youtu.be/tUTakrAMSt0 This is a narrow road, especially with the parked cars on the left. Whilst trying to make a manoeuvre to get out of the road space, taking me into the middle of the lane, I got two impatient close pas ... [more]

See clip http://youtu.be/tUTakrAMSt0 This is a narrow road, especially with the parked cars on the left. Whilst trying to make a manoeuvre to get out of the road space, taking me into the middle of the lane, I got two impatient close pas ... [more]

See clip at http://youtu.be/jz29Q1kpRc8 Passing Too Close Highway code rule 213. Motorcyclists and cyclists may suddenly need to avoid uneven road surfaces and obstacles such as drain covers or oily, wet or icy patches on the road. Giv ... [more]

See link at http://youtu.be/_PzB_hiDYvk A classic case of a MGIF. Turning off the road a mere 10 yards after the pinch point yet moves dangerously close to me all to save less than a second. Passing to Close Highway code rule 213. M ... [more]

See clip at http://youtu.be/0cb07jc6JY4 I'd planned a spot ahead where I'd be well over with plenty of space to pass, but this person driving has no patience at all. Notice also that there accelerate to avoid hitting the oncoming person ... [more]

See clip at http://youtu.be/BGr1W_z1Tpc Haven't done this in a while, too depressing. But this is a class example of bad impatient driving. I'm riding out of the gutter (the dotted cyclelane is under water a lot!) but in the bus lane. ... [more]

See clip at http://youtu.be/ySHlNZGckXw I thought I'd made my way through the pinch point fine without a close pass. But no, directly after it this driver comes in close, just before I was going off the road. Pointless. Notice the way ... [more]

See clip at http://youtu.be/eEmsLppR15M I just keep hearing traffic pushing through when there is a pinch point. Eventually I pull out to protect myself from close passes. The car directly behind me was a good distance away and then feig ... [more]

See clip at http://youtu.be/oqJKNzd4uhc Highway code rule 213. Motorcyclists and cyclists may suddenly need to avoid uneven road surfaces and obstacles such as drain covers or oily, wet or icy patches on the road. Give them plenty of ro ... [more]

See clip at http://youtu.be/Afw8gZ4kNB8 "Highway code rule 163". http://www.direct.gov.uk/en/TravelAndTransport/Highwaycode/DG_070314 Although this is much more at this level. I'm in the primary postion to stop cars passing and there ... [more]

See clip at http://youtu.be/q_2H_HBfFD0 "Highway code rule 163". http://www.direct.gov.uk/en/TravelAndTransport/Highwaycode/DG_070314 I take the primary position in a pinch point as I've had cars too close when in the normal position ... [more]

See clip at http://youtu.be/Rcx-WJ825Lg "Highway code rule 163". http://www.direct.gov.uk/en/TravelAndTransport/Highwaycode/DG_070314

See clip at http://youtu.be/_RVtXeXTIZA "Highway code rule 163". http://www.direct.gov.uk/en/TravelAndTransport/Highwaycode/DG_070314 Both passes here were too close, but the second was the worst and quite scary. Pointless as well, a ... [more]

See clip at http://youtu.be/uBTE_txeN1g "Highway code rule 163". http://www.direct.gov.uk/en/TravelAndTransport/Highwaycode/DG_070314 Notice the jump to the left just before the close pass. I thought I was going to be hit.

See clip at http://youtu.be/OgRq_EF_gpg I couldn't pick up any details here but it's a good demonstration of how when the road conditions get worse, drivers don't seem to respond at all and even get worse. Checking out both taxis here ... [more]

See clip at http://youtu.be/W0R57JzNFe8 "Highway code rule 163". http://www.direct.gov.uk/en/TravelAndTransport/Highwaycode/DG_070314 And couldn't see round the corner for oncoming traffic.

See clip at http://youtu.be/Z1jg0CFWVYE "Highway code rule 163". http://www.direct.gov.uk/en/TravelAndTransport/Highwaycode/DG_070314 I hold back at the beginning knowing that the car was following me. I gave them plenty of time to p ... [more]

See clip at http://youtu.be/CM2YtulVpL8 "Highway code rule 163". http://www.direct.gov.uk/en/TravelAndTransport/Highwaycode/DG_070314 This driver really does not get this rule. Even round bends and with oncoming traffic they seemed t ... [more]

See clip at http://youtu.be/c7g1CIfZEUA "Highway code rule 163". http://www.direct.gov.uk/en/TravelAndTransport/Highwaycode/DG_070314 Pointless for two reasons. First, the pinch point is approaching. Second, the driver turned right a ... [more]

See clip at http://youtu.be/-UrN65AP9FM Breaking "Highway code rule 163". http://www.direct.gov.uk/en/TravelAndTransport/Highwaycode/DG_070314 In a slightly ironic twist, just before this clip I saw a parent cycling their child along ... [more]

See clip at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xjy6Sv9ueGk Close overtake which was pointless. Caught up with both cars at the next set of lights. Then watched them sitting still for 5 minutes in the jam on Hills Road. Breaking "Highway c ... [more]

See clip at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xjy6Sv9ueGk Close overtake which was pointless. Caught up with both cars at the next set of lights. Then watched them sitting still for 5 minutes in the jam on Hills Road. Breaking "Highway c ... [more]

See clip at http://youtu.be/hq8ZNVfYCik A very close overtake which was pointless. Traffic ahead is clearly stopped at the lights. Didn't see the car again, despite going the same way for the next half mile at least (I can miss the light ... [more]

See clip at http://youtu.be/EkkC9JK2j8A An utterly pointless overtake. Stopping and turning right not 10 yards after passing me? Because of the overtake move, the turn was very poor as well, cutting across the entrance for anything comin ... [more]

See clip at http://youtu.be/_ttZ5-lgIBI This bit of road is always a bit dodgy. Drivers do tend to assume cyclists are happy being driven into the kerb as it moves out. Here's a classic example. I'm normally good at holding my line t ... [more]

See clip at http://youtu.be/uVbeuLeUGTY At basic, breaking "Highway code rule 163". http://www.direct.gov.uk/en/TravelAndTransport/Highwaycode/DG_070314 But also Highway Code Rule 140 (backed up in law) http://www.direct.gov.uk/en ... [more]

See clip at http://youtu.be/8jqNTAKdTuY Breaking "Highway code rule 163". http://www.direct.gov.uk/en/TravelAndTransport/Highwaycode/DG_070314

See clip at http://youtu.be/SbVcaKCW6mk Breaking "Highway code rule 163". http://www.direct.gov.uk/en/TravelAndTransport/Highwaycode/DG_070314 And both overtakes were pointless as I passed them both at the lights 200 yards later. ... [more]

see clip at http://youtu.be/SbVcaKCW6mk Breaking "Highway code rule 163". http://www.direct.gov.uk/en/TravelAndTransport/Highwaycode/DG_070314 And both overtakes were pointless as I passed them both at the lights 200 yards later. ... [more]

See clip http://youtu.be/zJGYU0-xJDM Breaking "Highway code rule 163". http://www.direct.gov.uk/en/TravelAndTransport/Highwaycode/DG_070314

See clip http://youtu.be/ikHDUKlmG2s Breaking "Highway code rule 163". http://www.direct.gov.uk/en/TravelAndTransport/Highwaycode/DG_070314 Although, it's mostly to do with no concept of how to drive safely than the actual law.

See clip at http://youtu.be/Qf1bUEklH8o Breaking "Highway code rule 163". http://www.direct.gov.uk/en/TravelAndTransport/Highwaycode/DG_070314 Again, less to do with a bad pass, more the pass should never have happened. What is the p ... [more]

See clip at http://youtu.be/90ynQXLM-cI Breaking "Highway code rule 163". http://www.direct.gov.uk/en/TravelAndTransport/Highwaycode/DG_070314 Not only that, how pointless was this overtake. Just plain rude driving, as well as dang ... [more]

see clip at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CzUtOPASWcA 2 good passes, and 2 bad passes. Only 1 driver gained anything by passing, neither of the bad ones. "Highway code rule 163" http://www.direct.gov.uk/en/TravelAndTransport/Highway ... [more]

See clip at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q0VTQ5ISDz4 Breaking "Highway code rule 163". http://www.direct.gov.uk/en/TravelAndTransport/Highwaycode/DG_070314

See clip at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q0VTQ5ISDz4 Breaking "Highway code rule 178". http://www.direct.gov.uk/en/TravelAndTransport/Highwaycode/DG_070332

See clip at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OWcXCXEBNQg Minimally Close Overtake, breaking "Highway code rule 163". http://www.direct.gov.uk/en/TravelAndTransport/Highwaycode/DG_070314 Something along the lines of Dangerous Driving re ... [more]

See clip at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OWcXCXEBNQg ET57 BMV Close Overtake, breaking "Highway code rule 163". http://www.direct.gov.uk/en/TravelAndTransport/Highwaycode/DG_070314

See clip at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cF5fb2Urkwc Again, breaking "Highway code rule 163". http://www.direct.gov.uk/en/TravelAndTransport/Highwaycode/DG_070314 But also speeding. All pointlessly since I caught up with them by th ... [more]

See clip at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LqhJzHg6vwI 1. Breaking "Highway code rule 163". http://www.direct.gov.uk/en/TravelAndTransport/Highwaycode/DG_070314 2. Breaking speed limit, excessively. In a residiential area with kids out ... [more]

See clip at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eLghAY4zysU This was horrifically close. Had my hand been out it would have hit the body of the car not just the wing mirror. And also I might have wobbled a bit, I'd be under their wheels. Ther ... [more]

See clip at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3FUGOJrUjvk Breaking "Highway code rule 163". http://www.direct.gov.uk/en/TravelAndTransport/Highwaycode/DG_070314 I then had a look at the road on Google Maps and did a frame-by-frame analy ... [more]

See clip at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kwPk_ZM5Ctk Again, breaking "Highway code rule 163". Would a car fit in the gap between this vehicle & the pavement, let alone me? http://www.direct.gov.uk/en/TravelAndTransport/Highwaycode/DG_ ... [more]

See clip at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mvo1CyvB5-U Again, breaking "Highway code rule 163". Would a car fit in the gap between this vehicle & the pavement, let alone me? http://www.direct.gov.uk/en/TravelAndTransport/Highwaycode/DG_ ... [more]

See clip at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EtAsouY7_Yg Essentially this is AF11 HAE passing to close, breaking "Highway code rule 163". http://www.direct.gov.uk/en/TravelAndTransport/Highwaycode/DG_070314 But, I'd suggest (quite clea ... [more]

See clip at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GELEhVW8WWQ The design of this "cyclepath" clearly falls well below that which users would ever find safe and actively encourages drivers to ignore vunerable road users, potentially lethally.

See clip at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GELEhVW8WWQ Again, breaking "Highway code rule 163". http://www.direct.gov.uk/en/TravelAndTransport/Highwaycode/DG_070314 The central reservation in the road should be an indicator to this ... [more]

See clip at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TXOADgELgGo The side of the road here is particularly bad but I usually find a reasonable line in hte positive position about 1metre out form the kerb. This doesn't stop some drivers being well ... [more]

See clip at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qy7JD-QoVF0 This car, in a rush to get through the lights, nearly takes out my back wheel. The camera shot doesn't quite pick up how close to the back wheel they were. And look how much furth ... [more]

See video clip at http://youtu.be/nfXNnYM9Sow Again, breaking "Highway code rule 163". http://www.direct.gov.uk/en/TravelAndTransport/Highwaycode/DG_070314 As the Highway code picture shows, why isn't the driver all the way over the ... [more]

See video at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KPf5XbNSsKY As I move to pass the second cyclist (not the courier) I check behind me and there's nothing immediately there although I can see there is a vehicle that is further back. I pull ou ... [more]

See video at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KPf5XbNSsKY As I move to pass the second cyclist (not the courier) I check behind me and there's nothing immediately there although I can see there is a vehicle that is further back. I pull ou ... [more]

See video at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RCOjqyB7Zjo Sorry, poor quality due to starting clip whilst at speed! You should be able to make out that I'm approaching a left junction with a van waiting to pull out. Quickly becoming vis ... [more]

See video at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QpH3xmRSnjA First, the car in front slows to make a left turn without hooking the bike in front (well done!). I manoeuvre to get past the turning car quickly (after checking it was clear to do ... [more]

See video at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uSUy4gSgPdg Again, breaking "Highway code rule 163". http://www.direct.gov.uk/en/TravelAndTransport/Highwaycode/DG_070314

See video at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bfa5twnhUwg Again, breaking "Highway code rule 163". http://www.direct.gov.uk/en/TravelAndTransport/Highwaycode/DG_070314 Mind you the road infrastructure here is quite limited. The onroad ... [more]

See video at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R3ZNjHeCu5E How did I get the numberplate? Well, at the end of http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jKL9OoWfvzo I caught up with it at the next set of lights. So, not only a dumb move, it got them no ... [more]

See video at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iT4eKyWq35E This car tries to squeeze through the gap that isn't there, forcing me out of the way. They get to the end of the road around 2 seconds before I did. Terrible behaviour. Again, b ... [more]

See video at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cYFboYwK2o0 Again, breaking "Highway code rule 163". http://www.direct.gov.uk/en/TravelAndTransport/Highwaycode/DG_070314

See video at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-PDOCkQfeuY Another example of awkward conditions on Sedgwick Avenue. With pedestrians stepping off the pavement from behind the trees without looking, I try to make sure I'm not going to get s ... [more]

See video at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=en4c2j4oS4I Wasn't feeling very positive today and ended up in the gutter too much. The result is the obvious, cars pass too close as I've not taken control of the lane. Again, breaking " ... [more]

See video at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t-imx6zi9Rc Wasn't feeling very positive today and ended up in the gutter too much. This is Brooklands Avenue which has a segregated cycle path, unfortunately full of pedestrains at this tim ... [more]

See video at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UiLCPEUSnRE Again, breaking "Highway code rule 163". http://www.direct.gov.uk/en/TravelAndTransport/Highwaycode/DG_070314 I think I must subconsciously feel a little guilty being on the roa ... [more]

See video at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6As-iFeBGDg This is infuriating. Not only is there no space (breaking "Highway code rule 163". http://www.direct.gov.uk/en/TravelAndTransport/Highwaycode/DG_070314) but there's a stopped b ... [more]

See video at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O1DHBm9Qxzo I've annotated the clip to show the issues with this overtake.

See video at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5WBDU8L1ka8 Again, breaking "Highway code rule 163". http://www.direct.gov.uk/en/TravelAndTransport/Highwaycode/DG_070314

See video at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jngkJ-knGhQ Again, breaking "Highway code rule 163". http://www.direct.gov.uk/en/TravelAndTransport/Highwaycode/DG_070314 And for those saying I should use the cycle path, can I remind you ... [more]

see video at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CVd-q8IuhYc Again, breaking "Highway code rule 163". http://www.direct.gov.uk/en/TravelAndTransport/Highwaycode/DG_070314

See video at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TT2eNEF9F2w This road has parking spaces on the left side many of which are empty. I do not ride in the parking section as it's not seen as positive riding. Car drivers often miss anyone in the ... [more]

See video at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uBBvMlpJLZU Again, with oncoming traffic there is no room to overtake. I'm doing about 18mph. Why overtake? Again, breaking "Highway code rule 163". http://www.direct.gov.uk/en/TravelAndTra ... [more]

See video at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=87AQBv7J6Lo Again, with oncoming traffic there is no room to overtake. Also, the clip shows exactly how much was gained by this manoeuvre. None. I'm doing about 18mph. Why overtake? Again, b ... [more]

See the video at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=afO8I7HN29U The driver just can't wait to get by. I'm pulling out to overtake a parked vehicle and wanting to get out of the "door zone" (where doors open in front of you). I hear this driv ... [more]

See video at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j3u9yU88UL4 The driver just can't wait to get by. There's traffic in the other lane, I'm doing about 20mph. Why overtake? Again, breaking "Highway code rule 163". http://www.direct.gov.uk/en/T ... [more]

See video at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EP-Let241Hs The driver just can't wait to get by. There's traffic in the other lane, I'm doing about 20mph. Why overtake? Again, breaking "Highway code rule 163". http://www.direct.gov.uk/en/T ... [more]

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