Tag Archives: Cycling

Does this picture confirm that TfL plans to dump North South cycle superhighway traffic into Euston Road and Kings Cross gyratory at Judd Street?

Now either I missed it the first time or it has quietly appeared but I have just found a graphic on the TFL consultation on the North South cycle superhighway which show that TfL’s intended endpoint for cycles is in fact … Continue reading

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Unbelievable: New Private Community Block closes off key safe cycling route

The new built estate, Bloomsbury Gardens, has this week closed off, what has become over the last few years, a key safe passage cycling route of Kings Cross. The access way to the estate and for deliveries of Westminster Kingsway … Continue reading

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London’s coolest chain gang?

A Kings Cross resident and dad, together with dads from Primrose Hill, Kentish Town and Bloomsbury has started what might become one of London’s coolest chain gangs, fitted not only with a tool-set as much as with nappy bags and … Continue reading

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Deep Lee – Inquest 17 December 2013 – Poplar Coroner’s Court

Following my last post on the CPS statement not to proceed with charges against TfL following the 2011 death of Min Joo ‘Deep’ Lee I have been digging around. And find that the inquest will be held at 1045am Tuesday … Continue reading

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Appalling, dangerous road surface at junction Euston Road and York Way

There’s an unusually bad set of dips and bumps in the road at the junction of Euston Road and York Way at the moment.  There has been some bad patching of the road here in the past and tyre-scrub of … Continue reading

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London Assembly publishes report into cycle safety: Gearing Up

The Transport Committee of the London Assembly was tasked with investigating cycling in London at its meeting on 14 June 2012. The aim was threefold: to understand the issues facing current cyclists and the barriers to potential cyclists; to examine the plans proposed … Continue reading

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Open letter to meeting on Kings Cross Roads between TfL and Camden (17th Oct. 2012)

Open letter to meeting on Kings Cross Roads between TfL and Camden (17th Oct. 2012) Note: This letter is the opinion of a resident of Kings Cross, non affiliated to any party or group.  It represents his view and position … Continue reading

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The Sparkplug gets Evening Standard support

Evening Standard Dispossessed Fund “London is a shameful tale of two cities. In the richest capital in Europe almost half our children live below the poverty line. “These children and their families – the Dispossessed – are cut off from … Continue reading

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