Is the BCR just MGIF?

Cross-posted from an opinion piece in Local Transport Today I’m currently working on the Near Miss Project, which looks at how everyday non-injury incidents affect cyclists. The level of carelessness and even hostility many people experience are staggering. A classic example is the MGIF (Must Get in Front) driver. The … Continue reading

What’s wrong with modelling the ‘worst case’

Recently I got to hear more about Transport for London’s cycle superhighway modelling. TfL are rightly proud of their modelling work and I’m particularly pleased about their recent focus on cycling, traditionally so poorly dealt with in transport models. But I’m concerned at how the modelling techniques have been used … Continue reading

Want Space for Cycling on Blackfriars Road and Embankment? Your voice needs to be heard.

Consultations here (N-S) and here (E-W). Recently I had the TfL plans for cycle infrastructure along Blackfriars Road and the Embankment, known as the North-South and East-West superhighways, explained to me in my role as an LCC Trustee. As a membership organisation, LCC will be debating its response to the … Continue reading