Some enterprising residents, from Chigwell Residents’ Association, the Parish Council, and Epping Forest Transport Action Group (EFTAG), have seen some opportunities for some exciting safe… Read More »A new cycling and walking network for Chigwell?
Cycling infrastructure broadly falls into two categories: ‘stuff that you use to go somewhere’ and ‘stuff that you use when you arrive’. Our first two… Read More »Rubbish Infrastructure of the Month 3: Job Centre Bike Rack
The twists and turns of an occasional cycle-commuter between Chigwell and the West End November 2020: Whipps Cross Wishlist Coming in from Chigwell, my heart… Read More »Tales of a Cycling Commuter 1: Whipps Cross Wishlist
For our second look at the rubbish infrastructure of Epping Forest, we unfortunately find ourselves at Loughton’s only purpose-built cycle track – on Rectory Lane. … Read More »Rubbish Infrastructure of the Month 2: Rectory Lane Cycle Path
Since the start of the pandemic, Essex Highways has done almost nothing to tackle the emergency across most of our district. So we wrote to Councillor Kevin Bentley, who is the member of the Essex County Council Cabinet with responsibility for highways and infrastructure, to find out what’s going on.
Hello and welcome to our new regular blog feature which we have decided to call Rubbish Infrastructure of the Month. This will shine the spotlight… Read More »Rubbish Infrastructure of the Month 1: Staples Road Cycle Route
Transport writer Geoff Marshall has put together the above video for his Youtube channel all about a new example of Demand Responsive Transport (DRT) in… Read More »Demand Responsive Transport: A Solution For The Elusive Rural Bus?
District councillors and county councillors must work together with Essex Highways to deliver a bid for currently available government money which would make real and… Read More »A golden opportunity for Epping Forest!
On May 9th, Grant Shapps, the Transport Secretary, announced a £2 billion package to create ‘a new era for cycling and walking’. The tide suddenly… Read More »Massive investment in walking and cycling – petition to sign