Lcr walking and cycling infrastructure plans

A Local Cycling and Walking Infrastructure Plan is being developed for the Liverpool City Region (LCR).  This stems from the Metro-mayor Steve Rotheram’s manifesto commitment to champion the needs of pedestrians and cyclists, to make sustainable and healthy forms of transport safer and more attractive. Merseytravel presentation Please fill in the survey at: https://www.arrivehappy.org/our-cycling-and-walking-masterplan This survey is open…

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Princes Avenue Consultation: Update

Draft plans are still being displayed in the Kuumba Imani Millenium Centre, 4 Princes Rd, Liverpool L8 1TH, with further consultation events being planned at Granby Market, etc.  Plans should be on the Better Roads website soon, but as yet are not there. In the meantime, below are some photos of the draft plans.  Main issues/questions…

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Metro-Mayoral Candidate Asks

Due to the forthcoming 4th May Metro-Mayoral elections for the Liverpool City Region, Merseyside Cycling Campaign have teamed up with the votebike Cycling UK campaign to produce questions to which each candidate is asked to respond.  More information on the asks for the Liverpool City Region are here. Please take part by asking the candidates…

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Woolton Road Cycle Route Consultation

Deadline 14th March!! Also, we are requesting a site visit, so please let us know if you would like to be involved! Letter from Liverpool City Council and proposed plans: please email MCC on Merseysidecyclingcampaign@hotmail.co.uk and let us know your views! A compilation of previous MCC member comments as submitted to LCC in March 2016.

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Crossing the River Mersey

NEWS: LETTER FROM MERSEYRAIL:  Rail -replacement specially adapted buses will carry bicycles through the Mersey road tunnels during the wirral track rail closure.  See letter from Merseyrail. For more information see: http://www.merseyrail.org/wirral-track-renewal.aspx Merseyside Cycling Campaign have been collecting information on the numbers of bicycles carried across the Mersey using a simple survey form at: http://goo.gl/forms/IkDuWTskR5nxUm022 ….  This survey is…

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MCC AGM 2016

All welcome! Venue: KIND, 19 Back Canning Street Time: 10 for 10:30am start Agenda includes discussions on more engagement in members’ areas and if we include Halton (Halton is part of the Liverpool City Region which is a combined transport authority that will be overseen by the new Metro Mayor when elected in May 2017)…

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Liverpool City Council Connectivity Road Schemes

Consultations this week around the city for cycle routes on Tithebarn Street, The Strand, Brownlow Hill, etc. – please attend the events if you can and input your comments (positive and negative) on the feedback form.  See: http://liverpool.gov.uk/lccconnectivity. Deadline for comments 9th November 2016. Other details for related road schemes (in Liverpool) are on: https://liverpool.gov.uk/parking-travel-and-roads/better-roads/about/

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Greenbank Road Consultation

We have been consulted about the following scheme proposed on the busy Sustrans Route 56.  The plans concern the area on Greenbank Road between Penny Lane and Greenbank Lane.  Please send all comments to merseysidecyclingcampaign@hotmail.co.uk or add comments using the link above.  Deadline 19th October! For information see: greenbank-c-rev-a and sh-second-issue-greenbank We would also appreciate if you could…

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Wirral Track Closure, Skyride, etc.

Wirral line closure: Major disruption starting January 2017: See: http://www.merseyrail.org/news/network-rail-track-renewal-on-the-wirral-loop.aspx for information.  Whenever you travel across the Mersey by ferry or train for leisure or work, please fill in our survey form at: http://goo.gl/forms/IkDuWTskR5nxUm022.  We will then be able to provide Merseyrail of evidence of the demand for bicycle carriage across the Mersey, so will be able to…

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