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Flooding reported at: https://highwaysreporting.cambridgeshire.gov.uk?id=00367924. Reference: 00367924 Date reported: 04/05/2021 Fault type: Flooding Address: MILL ROAD, CAMBRIDGE Location: Outside coop Mill Road Cambridge Descri ... [more]

A sunny Sunday on King’s Parade after a year on and off in lockdown.

Measuring the features of Histon Road. Recorded in metres with a tape measure and a note taker, accurate to 0.1 m. Left to right by Cranwell Court. Footway 2.0m Parking 2.4m Cycleway 1.5m Outbound carriageway 2.9m Inbound carri ... [more]

Measuring the features of Histon Road. Recorded in metres with a tape measure and a note taker, accurate to 0.1 m. Left to right by the Linden Close junction. Footway 1.8m Cycleway 1.5m Outbound carriageway 2.8m Inbound carriage ... [more]

Measuring the features of Histon Road. Recorded in metres with a tape measure and a note taker, accurate to 0.1 m. Left to right by the Canterbury Road junction. Footway 2.0m Cycleway 1.5m Outbound carriageway 2.8m Inbound carri ... [more]

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No traffic lights, no problem.

Pram Rebellion temporary art about waste https://xrcambridge.org/pram-rebellion

Mix of bikes, escooters and electric bikes in Cambridge 2021.

Creative response to the short lived art that was previously placed here but which disappeared after only a few days. See #166510.

Two-way cycling is now permitted in Panton Street, but the right-turn from Lensfield Road is not facilitated by any gap in the hashing. (Note: need to double-check whether there is any sign prohibiting a right-turn here.)

Cambridge market, where The Bikeman and other bike shops operate is temporarily closed because of controversial COVID-19 measures.

Standpipe in Mil Road, fire at Hope Street yard.

Rare view from King Street to an angle of Cambridge I haven’t seen before.

One of several impromptu places where two wheel food delivery riders gather while they wait the next task to appear on their mobile device.

A community project in Ross Street, Cambridge. www.scottee.co.uk/post/wltmcamb “ From Saturday 24th October 2020 the lovely people of Cambridge are invited to have a nose around Ross Street for Would Like to Meet! Earlier this y ... [more]

Modal filtering due the COVID-19 pandemic.

How to get around Cambridge

How to get around Cambridge

Mill Road bridge BUS GATE comes into operation from Monday 20 July 2020.

Botolph Lane Ground marking, white on red reads: COVID-19 ________ MAINTAIN SOCIAL DISTANCE

Bridge Street

Bene’t Street

Graffit on the bridge surface reads: HANDS OFF MILL ROAD and there are 👋 symbols. Reaction to proposals to restrict traffic during the COVID-19 pandemic. https://www.camcycle.org.uk/blog/2020/06/camcycle-supports-covid-19- ... [more]

Temporary 'widening' of the pavement for social distancing purposes. These barriers don't go all the way to the curve at the top of Sidney Street, but they do show that this can be done without inconveniencing buses but helping pedestrians. ... [more]

The markings have been removed at this crossing over Shelford Road, as have all the cycle lanes on both sides of the road. There are white markings indicating the county council intends to replace them.

Cambridgeshire County Council has removed the cycle lane markings on Shelford Rd, apparently as part of their response to Covid-19 - no idea what they plan to replace them with, but it doesn't seem to make much sense as yet.

Cambridgeshire County Council has removed the cycle lane markings on Shelford Rd, apparently as part of their response to Covid-19 - no idea what they plan to replace them with, but it doesn't seem to make much sense as yet.

Cycle lane markers painted by Extinction Rebellion to urge the county council to get on with taking space from cars for Covid-19 social distancing.

Empty streets during lockdown

Fatal collision here - sign appeal for any information. See #114300

Fatal collision at Barnwell Road / Newmarket Road roundabout https://www.cambs.police.uk/news-and-appeals/appeal-following-fatal-collision-in-cambridge-city Appeal following fatal collision in Cambridge city 26 Mar 2020 "A man has ... [more]

Sidgwick Avenue on a Tuesday afternoon during the Covid-19 crisis.

Sidgwick Avenue on a Tuesday afternoon during the Covid-19 crisis.

The Extinction Rebellion occupation of the Lensfield Road / Hills Road / The Fen Causeway / Trumpington Street double-roundabout during February half-term 2020.

The Extinction Rebellion occupation of the Lensfield Road / Hills Road / The Fen Causeway / Trumpington Street double-roundabout during February half-term 2020.

#ExtinctionRebellion blockade of the Royal Cambridge Hotel mini roundabout at the junction of Trumpington Street and Lensfield Road. Lasted about seven minutes before continuing on to The Fen Causeway.

Mill Road free of traffic during the Winter Fair.

BUSWAY CHAOS - FIGHT BACK Energetic campaign about resisting conversion of this very busy cycle route into a busway. Those links: W chng.it/2KDZGNxMYq 🐦@SaveCycleRoute https://twitter.com/SaveCycleRoute F Save Your Cycle ... [more]

Turning right from the ring road into Mill Road.

An Extinction Rebellion ride heads towards Mill Road from the starting point on Parker's Piece, see #110722.

Street party in Romsey for Mill Road Summer

These works had a misleading Road Closed sign - the pedestrian walkway was still open, so people walking or walking their bikes could still get through fine.

Pedestrian (woman) killed in collision with moped. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-cambridgeshire-47233457 https://www.cambs.police.uk/news-and-appeals/collision-Cambridge-moped-fatal https://www.cambridgeindependent.co.uk/news ... [more]

The county council doesn't have the money to fix this broken-up road, but the city council clearly has money for a bit of beautification. Only in disfunctional Britain!

Interesting article from 1997 from the Cambridge Evening News about the closure of Bridge Street. The headline is 'Road Closure less chaotic than feared.'

Two car transporters parked on the cycleway. At least they're not on the footway.

Guided busway 2 fire engines heading long road. @Cambslive https://t.co/cjHlS7pj9C They were attending a cyclist fatality see #102153.

Cyclist killed on busway https://twitter.com/RailfutureEA/status/1040316075949346816 https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-cambridgeshire-45514309 https://www.cambs.police.uk/news-and-appeals/Appeal-fatal-collision We are appealin ... [more]

This is what Mill Road looks like when England are playing a knock-out game in the World Cup finals - no motor vehicles, a few cyclists - but it could be like this all the time with a closure near the railway bridge.

Camcycle Space for Cycling rally.

Camcycle Space for Cycling rally.

Camcycle Space for Cycling rally.

A Petersfield resident on a rally points to the achievements in Romsey’s liberated cycling zone that he aspires for his neighbourhood.

A Petersfield resident enters Romsey’s liberated cycling zone for the first time.

Charles Street on the Space for Cycling ride.

Daniel Zeichner MP addresses the Space for Cycling ride at Cambridge Station.

Turning into Sedgwick Street from Mill Road.

Contra-flow cycle marking in Catharine Street.

Contra-flow cycle marking in Catharine Street.

2/3. Filling in the contra flow cycling marking.

1/3. About to fill in the contra flow cycling marking.

Road marking to show that two way cycling is now permitted in Catharine Street.

Anstey Way - scene of a fatal collision https://twitter.com/CambridgeCops/status/943136570105909248 http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-cambridgeshire-42414728 http://www.cambridge-news.co.uk/news/cambridge-news/cambridge-cyclist- ... [more]

Collision caught on dash cam https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lmgdny-Rz4A

Fatal collision http://www.cambridge-news.co.uk/news/cambridge-news/live-city-centre-road-closed-13973587 http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-cambridgeshire-42182587?intlink_from_url=http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/live/uk-england-cambridg ... [more]

Residents somehow managing to cope without car storage while it is closed for repainting

Visit to discuss problems with the new CB1 Cambridge Station area

Exhibition on the proposed new Mill Road Depot development

A camera surveying vehicle - the first time I've been aware of one passing me! https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Here_(company)

I spotted this car today doing some surveying in Cambridge. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Here_(company) https://www.cyclestreets.net/location/91086-88/

I spotted this car today doing some surveying in Cambridge. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Here_(company)

Road closure has been in place for a while - why not just make it permanent?

Gonville Place temporary reverts in practice to two-way operation, as it used to be 15 years ago. People seemed to cope. Can it stay this way, to provide Space for Cycling?

Gonville Place temporarily reverts in practice to two-lane operation (rather than three), as it used to be 15 years ago. People seemed to cope. Can it stay this way, to provide Space for Cycling?

Naked streets - no lines or markings just after resurfacing

St John's and Trinity Streets fenced off for half marathon.

Refuelling point for the half marathon

Visit to discuss problems with the new CB1 Cambridge Station area

Visit to discuss problems with the new CB1 Cambridge Station area

Visit to discuss problems with the new CB1 Cambridge Station area

Visit to discuss problems with the new CB1 Cambridge Station area

Visit to discuss problems with the new CB1 Cambridge Station area

Bizarre - no motor traffic at all at lunchtime less than two weeks before Christmas (but five coaches waiting on yellow lines on Pembroke St).

Good practice - police outrider stopping a Santa-themed motorbike rally well short of the pedestrian/cycle crossing on Fen Causeway.

Gog Magog molly once again brightening up Mill Road Winter Fair

The speed indicator on the newly reopened Tenison Road (now a 20mph road) showed me as riding at 21mph. I'm sure I wasn't much over 15mph. As if the taxi-drivers will take any notice anyway.

Cambridge Cycle Campaign's liaison officer inspecting the re-opened Tenison Road at the same time as me.

The worst bits of Lensfield Road have been resurfaced; and the annual traffic survey seems to be more extensive than usual.

A roller-blader on Hills Road cycleway. This guy was really fast and kept up with me as we went into the centre. He often changed from the cycleway to the footway according to which had the fastest (smoothest) surface. He obeyed all the red ... [more]

Thoday Street after the road markings have been refreshed.

AU12 GJV Licence 570 Parked in Cycle Infra. Note that the space to the right isn't enough to get outside of the doorzone, so it's still not safe to use. And the law talks about ..... The 1988 Road Traffic Act, section 21. Any person ... [more]

What has motivated me to go out into the rain is just how rare it is to see the street so clear. Two factors are at play here: holiday time and planned repainting of the lines.

See clip at https://youtu.be/oXCgMDMWlZw The road space between the lights on Tenison Road (for Devonshire Road) along to turning right into St Barnabas Road is far too small for overtaking, and so is the first section of St Barnabas Roa ... [more]

Bus entering the guided busway

Seamless Integration conference tour - cycling past King's College

Seamless Integration conference tour - cycling past King's College

Seamless Integration conference tour - cycling past King's College

Seamless Integration conference tour - cycling past King's College

Its a bit hard to see in the photo but the big display board on the right is showing a cycle graphic, alternating with a message warning of cycles and pedestrians. Further up there's a lollipop man supervising workers using a zebra style ... [more]

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