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Photo listing: general sign/notices (good practice)

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Except Cycles plate needed - what's the point of installing modal filters if you don't tell people they can get through?

Cyclists Beware of Construction Traffic sign

Believed to be a slogan from a Canadian publishing company.

Sign inside the arched west door of Gt St Mary's Church requests that bikes should not be left there.

Have your say on Mill Road - poster for motorists about the Mill Road consultation in early 2022.

TRO (Traffic Regulation Order) advertising the proposed return of the bus gate on Mill Road bridge.

TRO (Traffic Regulation Order) advertising the proposed return of the bus gate on Mill Road bridge.

Impressive statement about what to do if a bike appears to have been damaged or stolen: Grand Arcade Shopping Centre In the event your bicycle has been damaged or stolen whilst using the cycle park..... Please do the following: * Call … [more]

Thank you Thank you Thank you @GreaterCambs New lower street signs now on Blackhall Road Junction give full view of the traffic both north and south

Lost 🐈‍⬛ Have you seen it? £300 for the painting!

Plaque on the 'CTC bench' - The Cyclists Touring Club Cambridge have met here since 11 May 1921 - just a couple of weeks until their centenary !

New cycle contraflow sign following the installation of a modal filter on Panton St.

A post marking the location of Trinity College Conduit an historic method of providing fresh water to colleges.

The width restriction has been changed to a No Motor Vehicles restriction.

Hurray signage that is for pedestrians and cyclists 👏 And the wasp bike man on patrol with his white noise radio.

Poster backing the changes to Mill Road bridge.

“More pollution? No solution” sign appeared on the street

Correct signage to use when a cycle lane needs to be closed for utility works

Southbound cycle lane through the Histon Road roadworks - the yellow signs now say 'Reading this whilst driving a Motor Vehicle? You're driving ILLEGALLY the wrong way. CCTV in operation. You have been REPORTED'

The green sign does give a positive 'Road Open' message.

Mill Road bridge

Mill Road bridge, ironic poster: I WANNA DRIVE MAH BRUM BRUM and there's a picture of a crying infant with text: Pedestrian safety? Don't care Environment? Don't care Cyclist safety? Don't care Kids' safety? Don't care Cafes and … [more]

Contra flow cycling affirmed by this sign, but see #137443.

Good practice at the Fendon Road roundabout roadworks

I've not seen these before so they might be quite old, but the advice on them about how to securely lock a bike is good. Slightly ironic that it's a University initiative given how bad some of their bike parking is, sadly.

Unofficial looking 20mph sign in Devonshire Road.

New white lines and safety warning after a cyclist was killed by a guided bus near here.

Reality Checkpoint now with door.

New contraflow cycling markings on Union Road, Cambridge.

The far western end of Coronation St is now two-way for cycling - improving connections to the new crossing to the fens and Newnham.

Except cycles at last!

Just seen this sign on leaving our house that two way cycling in Thoday Street is legal at last! Enjoy this gallery of other ones nearby: OSM updated: … [more]

Nice house number!

It gets put away once the contractors doing the road works have finished for the day which seems odd, but otherwise A Good Thing to see. (Some punctuation would be helpful too.)

New signage to Cambridge North station, being utilitised by a local bicycle user

No overtaking during roadworks - this is the correct sign to use rather than "Cyclists dismount"

Cyclists give way to pedestrians - sensible signage

Share with care - far better sign than inappropriately banning cycling

Cycle counter

Tag used for believed abandoned bikes

Warning of bike theft at The Punter pub, Cambridge

Amusing safer stickers

Good practice where a new cycleway is being built.

An old 8-freight frame is used to point the way to The Bike Depot.

Contraflow cycle symbol aims to make drivers aware of oncoming cycles

Think! advert from the government

Trixi mirror to enable lorry drivers to see cyclists more easily

Early-start cycle lights - working well

Good to see proper diversion sign in place, though this is blocking the pavement

Cycles exempted from no right turn restriction

Warning of police tracker bikes.

Contraflow cycling sign in Vinery Road - taken just as a helicopter has taken off from Romsey Recreation ground.

Cycle counter Parker's Piece

I am very pleased to see this "Except cycles" at the otherwise banned right turn into Kingston Street. I noticed it for the first time this morning.

Sign about the new cycle park at Cambridge Station

'Be safe, be seen' poster seen around the University aimed at students to use lights.

Except cycles sign

Eyes poster

At last the one-way signs (see #64494) have been replaced with contraflow signs here in Cockburn Street. There are three in this shot, one on the left and two on the right - (one of them in the far distance partially obscured by a van). … [more]

Good to see walking treated like a proper form of transport through the provision of proper diversion signage. Shame about the cyclists dismount, though.

Garden Walk - with 'Except cycles' subpanels on the no entry signs, and a sharrow.

Temporary notice (during the Cambridge Folk Festival) in St Thomas's Square advising: Please do not park in surrounding roads (\) Use the designated car parks

Sign advising HGVs not to overtake cyclists.

Corrected contraflow sign. See #65106

@simon_nuttall @hopsncheese @orangemousse @cyclestreets Here it is from the same view as earlier tweet.

Cyclists Beware of Children and Be Aware of Cyclists signs at new bridge into St Mary's Junior School - created for pedestrians and cyclists, of course.

Centaur Cycles are the best the World Produces faded painted end wall advertisement

Two rotating Stop signs to allow pedestrians and (dismounted) cyclists to pass this construction site.

Bike Barometer proving quite a tourist attraction.

Appropriate and polite sign during event.

Not before time! As long as it's legally enforceable, that is.

Bike barometer video

OWL Bikes, offering repairs at the University Library every Thursday

Old sign suggesting parking on grass verge not permitted by byelaw.

Big sign explaining footpath closure - (which has now finished).

Anglian Water warns drivers leaving its premises when entering Cowley Road: "BEWARE - Cyclists have priority. Give way to cyclists. Look left and right." (CEO is a cyclist, too). The cyclist in the picture is on the main carriageway, … [more]

Unexplained Cambridge poster full of cycles on Christ's Lane. Shame cycling is apparently prohibited in the actual street....

"Quiet walls and walked stone lead to hidden squares and bursts of persistent lawn." ... and there are flames of green on the door.

These two banners were the backdrop to Cambridgeshire Road Safety's stall at the 2013 Societies' Fair on Parker's Piece. Very pleasing to see these positive images of cyclists and this is a complete turnaround from the heavily helmeted and … [more]

Correct signage to be used in such cases.

Event signage that is tolerant of the rider. But at the other end of the common there's the usual dismount sign.

'Thinking of stealing a bike?' sign.

20mph roundels have appeared - now no excuse for breaking the speed limit.

Excellent work - the sign obstructing the cycleway has now been moved to the other side of the road, as shown here.

"Cyclists give way to pedestrians" sign on Cutter Ferry bridge during the first Cycling Infrastructure Safari with the Cycling Embassy of Great Britain, see also #48243.

John Grimshaw and Nichola Harrison with members of Cambridge Cycling Campaign at the opening of a contraflow cycle lane with official 'No entry except cycles' signage

Nichola Harrison and John Grimshaw with members of Cambridge Cycling Campaign at the opening of a contraflow cycle lane with official 'No entry except cycles' signage

Cyclists correctly exempted at a traffic closure

Cyclists correctly exempted at a traffic closure

Polite sign

Chloe's school project presented the Cycle Network in Cambridgeshire.

A sign giving information about a leisure walk.

For once, correct use of a Cyclists Dismount sign - there's no need for cyclists to go this way.

In Cambridge, my experience has been that some of property developers promise so much yet deliver so little when it comes to cycling infrastructure. But this advert on Cambridge Railway platform 1 does look promising because a rider … [more]

New info panel at Cherry Hinton brook.

Christ on a bike will be paid - 20p a mile.

A rider takes advantage of the cyclists' exception in Bene't Street.

Highly visible bollard that flexes if you hit it.

Artwork based on #33333 to help the debate about a name change:

No Entry except cycles - soon after they were unveiled being put to good use.

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