The Cape Town Bicycle Map, in print since 2011, is now available online – in both website and smart phone editions (Android, IOS and Windows mobile). The first version of the online map includes all the information presented on the print map as well as additional functionality, such as pan and zoom, bookmarks, search, and […]

Pedestrian priority, Washington DC way

For Guy and Lisa… If Washington DC can get traffic signals to include a dedicated green-for-pedestrians, why can’t we? And why are we unable to instill the fear of the law into motorists… yesterday my airport-shuttle driver told me that his traffic violation record is checked every three months; one violation a month and he’ll […]

Bike lanes, sharrows, even Segways… a Friday afternoon in Washington DC

LAWS, BIKE LANES, CRACKDOWNS: HOW BEST CAN WE BE SAFE ON THE ROAD – Join us for our CycleSafety debate on 5 June 2013, Josephine Mill (CT)

LAWS, BIKE LANES, CRACKDOWNS: HOW BEST CAN WE BE SAFE ON THE ROADS Join CycleLINKS, RideYourCity and PedalPower for a panel discussion about international best practice and local reality, taking at look at the bicycle safety laws, facilities and behaviour patterns that operate in bicycle-friendly countries ‘vs’ those South Africa… We’ll be asking questions around […]