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Photo listing: obstructions (misc)

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This listing only shows photos within Cambridge.
Go to the national CycleStreets photo listings for photos beyond.

Compare with #31074 - the 'offending' Cyclists Dismount sign has gone, but that may just because the location of the work has moved and it's easier to divert pedestrians down the other side.

Neighbours do not welcome French coach drivers: "Stationnement interdit sauf riverains". Though they are certainly following the instructions of local language schools to deliver the students at Woodhead Drive. Proposing alternative parking … [more]

Temporary channel put in place during pavement works - a model of good practice.

Motorists overtaking cyclists as they turn right out of the Science Park onto Milton Road are often surprised to find this piece of concrete (the near one in the picture) directly in their path. Cyclists should adopt primary lane position … [more]

Lorry obstructs vision at pedestrian crossing, Addenbrooke's Hospital. Stationary with hazard lights on. Foreign registered vehicle.

Taxis parked in MCL near cafe at junction of Mawson Road and Mill Road

Taxis parked in MCL outside cafe at the junction of Mawson Road and Mill Road

Taxis in contraflow MCL outside cafe in Mawson Road

A taxi blocking a mandatory cycle lane during the morning peak. There are safer and legal places to stop in the service road to the left.

Van parked in mandatory cycle lane (and on pavement) in Cherry Hinton High Street. The van obscures a cyclist's view of the segregated on road cycle lane, and is also in a bus stop.

Large van blocking mandatory cycle lane on Newmarket Road, an added hazard is caused because parking is within speed camera capture zone. Will drivers be looking for cyclists or will they be more interested in their speedo because of the … [more]

KE53 HKW (illegally) unloading in Downing St. cycle lane

Looking west along cycle way linking Hobart Rd and Montreal Rd, Romsey Town. Fence on left is Coleridge Community College. Brambles and other vegetation is extending into path on right.

The day after 'Revolution' (new name for pub) were supposed to have been read the riot act, this lorry was stopped for some 20min, and the driver laughed.

Chesterton Rd. Taxis, buses and private cars all obstruct the cycle lane on the zebra crossing approach.

This road is an 'Urban Clearway' at peak times. It is also illegal to park HGVs on the pavement. The person responsible for works here was unconcerned.

This builder thought it was OK to park here. Reported to police as incident 279 of today's date

Windsor road traffic calming measures, from Oxford Road approach.

Traffic calming measures on Windsor Road, from Histon Road approach.

Windsor Road traffic calming, approach from Histon Road.

This is officially a cycle path and a very convenient way from Milton Road/Kendal Way to the river Cam (Frank's Lane / Anglers Way, over a green, crossing Fen Rd near the railway bridge). Unfortunately the path is obstructed on both ends.

Cyclists forced into the path of traffic by this sign. It reads "Coronation Street Closed".


Severe chicane




Chicane on this cycleway

Classic chicane obstruction on this cycleway.

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