Cycling Infrastructure

16 November 2020

Getting proper provision for cycling.

The government is becoming increasingly supportive of cycling as a method of transport.  This is because if properly planned for it is an efficient, cheap and healthy way to travel.  The advent of e-Bikes is also opening up options to make cycling more attractive in hilly areas and also allows people to cycle to a more advanced age.

The department of transport in July 2020 published a very comprehensive guidance document on how cycle lanes should be laid out to make them easily usable and safe.  

This document will have a impact on our major new developments e.g. Weyside as well as plans being developed for the Town Centre


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