The revised Cycle Enfield plans for Green Lanes – our response

Before Thursday’s exhibition of the final A105 Cycle Enfield plans, you might be interested to read this!

The Enfield Cycling Campaign committee met to discuss the revised A105 / Green Lanes drawings last month. Below is a record of our views. On the whole we were pleased with the changes, many of which have taken our concerns into account, and improved the route for cycling; a few concerns remain however.  Continue reading

Cycle Enfield – exhibition of latest drawings for A105

This will be Cycle Enfield’s final exhibition of drawings for the A105 (Green Lanes) scheme, revised after the public consultation. Come along to Palmers Green Library on Thursday 19 May from 3 to 8pm to see plans and visualisations for the Green Lanes route, see what changes were made following the consultation, and talk to council officers.

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Who would be the best mayor for cycling?

On Friday I went to one of the last of the London mayoral hustings before the election on 5 May, co-organised by London Cycling Campaign and hosted by The Times in their building on London Bridge Road. There were three of us from Enfield Cycle Campaign: David Hilliard and Andrew Larssen, who both cycled from Enfield, and myself (Clare Rogers) who chickened out and took the train.

View from the News Building

View of London Bridge from the 14th floor

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Cycling Towards a Better Enfield: Health, Business and Travel

This conference at Enfield’s Dugdale Centre on Friday 8 April left me feeling both inspired and daunted – inspired because we were shown what is possible and already being done in the Netherlands – and daunted because Enfield has such a long way to go. Continue reading

Join us for our AGM – Tuesday 12 April

The Enfield Cycling Campaign Annual Meeting will be at

8:00pm on Tuesday 12 April at the

Old Wheatsheaf, Windmill Hill, Enfield EN2 6SE

With the developments in Mini Holland in Enfield, this has been an exciting year and next year promises to be just as exciting. Please come along to our Annual Meeting to hear about our achievements and help plan for the future. Everyone is welcome.

In the meantime don’t forget to Sign for Cycling at: www.signforcycling.org and help to get the new mayor to take cycling seriously.

 

Enfield Cycling Fair – Friday 8 April

Don’t miss an afternoon of cycle-themed fun this Friday in Enfield Town centre! It’s for you – and your children/grandchildren/nephews/nieces – whether or not you already ride a bike.

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The Enfield Cycling Fair will be an opportunity for the public to try out different bikes, discover that you CAN transport kids and shopping on two wheels, and have a go at the rollapaluza – a stationary bike race for ages 7 and up.

It’s from 12-5 on Fountain Island (opposite Barclays Bank on Church Street) and there will also be food and music.

It’s also not too late to volunteer to help out on the stall so let Clare know if you can on chocrogers@hotmail.com. Thank you!

Letter to Mayor of London

The Enfield Cycling Campaign and We Support Enfield Mini Holland residents group have sent the following letter to the Mayor of London in response to David Burrows MP factually inaccurate letter calling for a halt to the Mini Holland programme.

Letter from We Support Enfield MH Mar 2016

Only 3% of the Borrows’ constituents actually filled in his survey to oppose the scheme.

Need help filling in the A1010 (south) consultation?

Here is Enfield Cycling Campaign’s response to the Cycle Enfield (Mini Holland) plans for the south section of the A1010. There’s more time now to have your say as the closing date has been extended to the 20 March. Feel free to use the comments below to guide your response at: http://cycleenfield.co.uk/have-your-say/a1010-south-scheme-consultation.

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Enfield Town and Southbury Road consultation

Enfield Town as it is now

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And how it could be

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Click on these for a direct link to the consultations : Enfield Town Consultation and Southbury Road Consultation

Read on for our response to the Enfield Town consultation: Continue reading

Cycle Enfield consults on the A105

Cycle Enfield are holding exhibitions on the latest proposals for the A105 (including Green Lanes).

They will be at The Fox pub, Palmers Green, at these times:

Try to get to them if you can and make your views known!

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