Who’s behind the bid to get London’s flagship bike lane ripped up?

by Bicycle NewsNovember 29, 20180 comments

A new group supported by the property company and lorry, coach and taxi drivers is attacking one of the city’s most popular routes

Even on a wet, , ’s flagship cycle superhighway along the Embankment is thronged. Across the whole 24 hours, it is used by 10,329 cyclists, , it is one every three seconds. In the rush hour, the bike track – which takes up one lane of this four-lane road – carries more traffic than the other three lanes put together.

It’s an extraordinary success, , , Canary Wharf Group, is working with a political lobbying firm and major road organisations on a campaign to get it ripped out.

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