You’ll recall us raising concerns about the cycle lane segregation scheme in Newcastle where large moulds of plastic (armadillos/orcas) have been bolted to the road surface in an attempt to protect cyclists. Regional Rep for the North East, Dave Wigham is doing some TV interviews later today. Much of the information the crews are getting is from the online news story.
We encourage you to login and leave polite comments on the Chronicles news story so that they can see the level of feeling amongst riders and some of the potentially negative effects it could have on us:
Newcastle cycle lane measures ‘could be fatal’, says North East Motorcycle Action Group
uk/news/north-east-news/ newcastle-cycle-lane-measures- could-10048733#ICID=FB-Chron- main
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