How to get more women cycling in cities

March 7, 2019,   has blogged 3983  posts

To cut greenhouse gas emissions we need to increase cyclist numbers and that means getting more women on their bikes So much of the world around us is designed for men; from the mundane (public toilets and smartphones) to the potentially deadly (stab vests and crash test dummies). My own research, recently launched at the …

‘We need more people to go by bike’: meet Amsterdam’s nine-year-old junior cycle mayor

February 11, 2019,   has blogged 3983  posts

As the world’s first junior cycle mayor, Lotta Crok wants to draw attention to the obstacles kids on bikes face – and inspire other children to cycle During Amsterdam’s chaotic rush hour, nine-year-old Lotta Crok cycles to a very busy junction. “Look,” she says. “There’s traffic coming from everywhere. Four trams from four different directions. …

‘We need more people to go by bike’: meet Amsterdam’s nine-year-old junior cycle mayor

February 11, 2019,   has blogged 3983  posts

As the world’s first junior cycle mayor, Lotta Crok wants to draw attention to the obstacles kids on bikes face – and inspire other children to cycle During Amsterdam’s chaotic rush hour, nine-year-old Lotta Crok cycles to a very busy junction. “Look,” she says. “There’s traffic coming from everywhere. Four trams from four different directions. …

‘We need more people to go by bike’: meet Amsterdam’s nine-year-old junior cycle mayor

February 11, 2019,   has blogged 3983  posts

As the world’s first junior cycle mayor, Lotta Crok wants to draw attention to the obstacles kids on bikes face – and inspire other children to cycle During Amsterdam’s chaotic rush hour, nine-year-old Lotta Crok cycles to a very busy junction. “Look,” she says. “There’s traffic coming from everywhere. Four trams from four different directions. …

‘We need more people to go by bike’: meet Amsterdam’s nine-year-old junior cycle mayor

February 11, 2019,   has blogged 3983  posts

As the world’s first junior cycle mayor, Lotta Crok wants to draw attention to the obstacles kids on bikes face – and inspire other children to cycle During Amsterdam’s chaotic rush hour, nine-year-old Lotta Crok cycles to a very busy junction. “Look,” she says. “There’s traffic coming from everywhere. Four trams from four different directions. …

‘We need more people to go by bike’: meet Amsterdam’s nine-year-old junior cycle mayor

February 11, 2019,   has blogged 3983  posts

As the world’s first junior cycle mayor, Lotta Crok wants to draw attention to the obstacles kids on bikes face – and inspire other children to cycle During Amsterdam’s chaotic rush hour, nine-year-old Lotta Crok cycles to a very busy junction. “Look,” she says. “There’s traffic coming from everywhere. Four trams from four different directions. …

Scrapped HS2 bike path ‘five times better value than HS2 itself’

January 31, 2019,   has blogged 3983  posts

Campaigners argue that the business case for the project was a ‘no-brainer’ A scrapped “emerald necklace” cycleway up the spine of the country alongside HS2 would have delivered a return on investment of up to five times greater than the rail project itself, an FoI request has revealed – but neither the government nor HS2 …

Scrapped HS2 bike path ‘five times better value than HS2 itself’

January 31, 2019,   has blogged 3983  posts

Campaigners argue that the business case for the project was a ‘no-brainer’ A scrapped “emerald necklace” cycleway up the spine of the country alongside HS2 would have delivered a return on investment of up to five times greater than the rail project itself, an FoI request has revealed – but neither the government nor HS2 …

Scrapped HS2 bike path ‘five times better value than HS2 itself’

January 31, 2019,   has blogged 3983  posts

Campaigners argue that the business case for the project was a ‘no-brainer’ A scrapped “emerald necklace” cycleway up the spine of the country alongside HS2 would have delivered a return on investment of up to five times greater than the rail project itself, an FoI request has revealed – but neither the government nor HS2 …

Scrapped HS2 bike path ‘five times better value than HS2 itself’

January 31, 2019,   has blogged 3983  posts

Campaigners argue that the business case for the project was a ‘no-brainer’ A scrapped “emerald necklace” cycleway up the spine of the country alongside HS2 would have delivered a return on investment of up to five times greater than the rail project itself, an FoI request has revealed – but neither the government nor HS2 …

Scrapped HS2 bike path ‘five times better value than HS2 itself’

January 31, 2019,   has blogged 3983  posts

Campaigners argue that the business case for the project was a ‘no-brainer’ A scrapped “emerald necklace” cycleway up the spine of the country alongside HS2 would have delivered a return on investment of up to five times greater than the rail project itself, an FoI request has revealed – but neither the government nor HS2 …