Department for Transport

National Cycleway associated with HS2 Feasibility of a legacy cycle network linking communities within the HS2 corridor

Publisher: 
Royal Haskoning DHV, Department for Transport
Publication date: 
February 2016
Abstract: 

In July 2013 the Prime Minister’s first ever cycling vision announced a study looking at the feasibility of transforming local cycle networks and creating a linear cycleway along the HS2 corridor.

General Principles of Traffic Control by Light Signals - TAL 1/06

Publisher: 
Department for Transport
Publication date: 
March 2006
Abstract: 

The primary purpose of traffic control by light signals is to separate conflicting traffic by the division of time, within the available road space, in a safe, efficient and equitable manner. The term “traffic” includes all road users: vehicles, (including cycles), pedestrians and equestrians. Conflict at a junction is manifested as an increase in delay and/or accident rate.

At a signal-controlled junction, vehicular traffic is permitted to flow in a strictly controlled manner. The traffic flows, available road space, layout and stage

Contraflow cycling

Publisher: 
Department for Transport
Publication date: 
September 1998
Abstract: 

This leaflet gives advice on the range of traffic environments and circumstances in which various options for permitting cycling in the contraflow direction in one-way streets may be appropriate.

The advice draws together guidance in existing publications from the Department of the Environment, Transport and the Regions (DETR) and others. It is supplemented by the results of recent research undertaken by Transport Research Laboratory (TRL) on behalf of the DETR. This is reported fully in TRL Report 358.

Cycling Embassy calls on new Health & Transport Secretaries to realise benefits of the bicycle

The Cycling Embassy of Great Britain have written open letters to the Rt Hon Jeremy Hunt MP and the Rt Hon Patrick McLoughlin MP, who became Secretaries of State for Health and Transport respectively in the cabinet reshuffle last week, pointing out the benefits of investing in the bicycle.

Letter to Secretary of State for Transport

Publisher: 
Cycling Embassy of Great Britain
Publication date: 
September 2012
Abstract: 

Letter to the new Secretary of State for Transport (Rt Hon Patrick McLoughlin MP) - 20 September 2012

 

 

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