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Hall Lane Sefton bridleway and cycle route

13 January 2022

Hall Lane is in Sefton, Merseyside and this route links Hall Road and the coast, Gormleys Iron Men, to Little Crosby and beyond in both directions, it used to be a dirt track bridleway but has been resurfaced and widened, a nice handy little route.

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West Derby School Streets final design concepts announced

31 October, 2020

Sustrans has completed its designs for safe school streets at three schools in West Derby. Liverpool City Council will deliver the scheme during the next year.Click on the links below to see the design proposals for each school:St Mary’s CE Primary SchoolMab Lane Primary SchoolSt Paul and St Timothy’s Catholic Infant School and St Paul’s Catholic…

BIRKENHEAD TO NEW BRIGHTON CYCLE ROUTE CONSULTATION

20 August, 2020

The first phase of consultation for the Birkenhead to New Brighton cycle route is now live. Liverpool City Region will be undertaking a second round of consultation on the detailed proposals later in the year. For more information (including technical drawings) and to leave comments, follow the link to https://lcwip.commonplace.is/schemes/proposals/wirral/details Send your feedback by Sunday 6…

Birkenhead Green Corridor

11 August, 2020

Wirral Council would like to hear your views on the Birkenhead Green Corridor proposals. Download a PDF of the proposals HEREAn online presentation of the proposals will be provided by members of the project team on the dates provided below. If you would like to take part, register by contacting us at greencorridor@wirral.gov.uk confirming which…

Priory Wood Active Travel Connectivity Survey

30 July, 2020

Priory Wood is on NCN 56 between St Michaels station and Riverside Gardens. How could it be improved for active travel? Deadline for survey comments 9 August. There are also two forums to participate in on 5 and 6 August. https://www.smartsurvey.co.uk/s/priory-wood-2020/

Pop-Up cycle lanes planned for Merseyside

21 May, 2020

Have your say about where pop-up cycle lanes should be created. On the interactive map you can either click and make a new comment, or you can read existing comments and ‘like’ them. KNOWSLEYhttps://knowsleyliveablestreets.commonplace.is LIVERPOOLhttps://liveablestreetsliverpool.commonplace.is ST HELENShttps://sthelensliveablestreets.commonplace.is SEFTONhttps://seftonliveablestreets.commonplace.is WIRRALhttps://wirralliveablestreets.commonplace.is For more information on existing pop-up cycle lanes and plans for future installations go to our…

Merseyside Cycle Shops Open for Business

18 April, 2020

Barry’s Mobile Bicycle Maintenance, 07738 114243 [phone to book, priority to key workers]Bernard Bicycles. 260 Smithdown Road, L15 5AH 9.30 – 5.00https://www.facebook.com/BernardBicycles/The Bicycle Lounge, 46 – 48 Moor Street, Ormskirk L39 2AQinfo@thebicyclelounge.co.uk 01695 577 240Bikeology, Smithdown Road 0151 7338799 10.00 – 4.00Bikes & Boards, 170 Banks Rd, West Kirby CH48 0RH. 0151 625 5533The Bike…

LIFE IN A LIVERPOOL BIKE SHOP DURING LOCKDOWN

3 April, 2020

Bike Shops are important to our communities – what a nice surprise! On Monday 23rd March Boris Johnson announced that all non-essential retailers were being forced to close as part of the Government’s measures to contain the spread of the Coronavirus.  Giant Liverpool is a family owned independent bike shop and the family were expecting…

Bike Life survey published

5 March, 2020

Sustrans has just published its Bike Life survey. It shows that there is a significant appetite for cycling in the Liverpool City Region as well as the demand for more and better cycle routes. 69% of residents support the creation of safe, separated cycling routes to encourage more people to ride bikes more often, particularly…

PEDAL PRESS WINTER/SPRING 2020 ISSUE OUT NOW

3 March, 2020

Download a PDF of the magazine HERE

Forthcoming meetings

12 February, 2020

Merseyside Cycling Campaign Monthly MeetingMonday 17 February – 6pmFodder Canteen, 65a Norfolk Street, Liverpool L1 0BE Liverpool City Council Active Travel ForumThursday 20 February – 5pmAlder Hey Children’s NHS Trust, Eaton Rd, Liverpool L12 2AP Riverside Drive ProtestThursday 27 February – 3.30pm At the pelican crossing  point on Riverside Drive between Priory Wood and the entrance…

Pedal Press Autumn 2019 issue out now

30 October, 2019

• How cycling provision is better in Copenhagen and Cambridge.• Flawed cycling infrastructure consultations in Liverpool.• Reports from Leverhulme Summer Cycle, Wild Wales Challenge, Wavertree Car Free Day.• Bike ride listings. Download PDF here

CLIMATE CRISIS? Let’s build more roads!

16 July, 2019

Liverpool City Council plans a dual carriageway along Sefton Street, Riverside Drive and Jericho Lane. How much of Otterspool Park will be lost? How much more pollution will this new road cause? Public Information Exhibitions Monday 22 July 2019 – 10.00-19.00Spinnaker Suite, The Yacht Club, Liverpool Marina, Coburg Wharf, Liverpool L3 4BP Tuesday 23 July…