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Newhaven to the airport. Who will win? A 20x speedup video is shown at:

Victoria Street, Edinburgh

Pedestrian and cycle zone, Grassmarket, Edinburgh

Swerve to avoid a tram-pinch.

National Cycle Network milepost outside Haymarket Station, Edinburgh.

Rose Street, Edinburgh One rack survives from a group of three.

Haymarket Station, Edinburgh

Morrison Street from the Point A hotel first floor.

Ghost Bike on Princes Street, Edinburgh Zhi Min Soh

Ghost Bike on Princes Street, Edinburgh Zhi Min Soh

Chicanne Challenge. Cycle route N1 Forkenford 1crop Location: Duddingston, (Scotland, United Kingdom) Showing how chicanes make it difficult to use non-standard or even standard bikes, on or near cycle route N1. Picture credit: Iain Jack

"continuous footway" at Brunswick Street. Drivers not giving way - pedestrians and cyclists at risk.

This is Fishwives Causeway. It is an ‘alternative route’ for those cyclists wanting to avoid Porty High St/SHLR junction if heading to/coming from Portobello Rd. Is it now free storage for a local business at the expense of safe cycling? … [more]

WARNING TO ALL CYCLISTS: don’t use the Potterrow cycle path south bound as there is a cement mixer in the middle of it, no warning or closure signs. I’ve just been assaulted by a workman who threw cement over me when I asked him if he’d … [more]

Normal afternoon on The Meadows as a Sinclair C5 and Penny farthing glide past…

SaveLanarkRoad Protest Location: , Slateford (Scotland, UK) Edinburgh City Council is considering to remove some of the temporary infrastructure put in as part of the SpacesForPeople programme during the pandemic. In particular there … [more]

[Image taken 7.7.18] Noticeboards next to cycle parking inside Waverley Station, Edinburgh. See also: #165435, #165436, #165437.

[Image taken 7.7.18] Waverley Station, Edinburgh. Useful and relevant information for people who cycle near their cycles. This makes people feel part of a community. It makes them feel their custom is valued. It supports them to making and … [more]

2020.10 edspokesmap11:71 Ramp to the canal

2020.10 edspokesmap 11:71 Ramp to the canal

2020.10 edspokesmap 10:70 Steps to the canal

Excellent practice at Civerino's Pizza in Edinburgh - the pop-up cycle lane is for cyclists, not drivers wanting to collect pizza.

Novelty cycle parking, presumably in keeping with the design of the Scottish Parliament, but reminds me of wire puzzles.

Fatal crash 40 year old male cyclist killed … [more]

After a torrent of protests the ban on cycling into Edinburgh Waverley station has been lifted - but there's a barrier to force dismounting at the bottom.

Temporary cycle routes during Edinburgh's Christmas market

Temporary cycle routes during Edinburgh's Christmas market

Sign for temporary shared-use route during Edinburgh's Christmas market

Cycle link to housing development on former Scottish Water site

Sign for cycle routes parallel to the Edinburgh bypass

Sign for cycle routes parallel to the Edinburgh bypass

Uphill cycle lane only.

Now that Princes Street is only used by buses, trams and bikes the ASL seems less necessary.

I wonder if they could have found a way to send NCN route 1 this way instead of on the road.

Short shared-use section allowing cyclists to bypass traffic lights.

There are no cars now on Princes Street, so the sign is a bit confusing.

Instructions for bike carriage in Edinburgh trams

Bikes welcome on Edinburgh trans

There are quite a lot of these signs along the Edinburgh tramway

Footpath link towards Haymarket station

Cyclist heading towards Haymarket station on this footpath link.

Traffic-free route to Haymarket station

Traffic-free link from Haymarket station

Buses, taxis and bikes only on Castle Terrace, Edinburgh

NCN1 by the railway and tramway west from Haymarket station

There are lots of these and similar signs along Edinburgh's tramway.

Cycle lane and cyclist preferring to keep right of the tramlines.

Cycle route (NCN1) crossing tram tracks at Haymarket station, Edinburgh

I'm not sure why there is this brief diversion to the left.

Cycle-friendly sign at roadworks

Very narrow cycle lane - obviously trams will just have to hang back and follow cyclists, but it's still terrifying just to see this.

Cycle parking and temporary signs at roadworks at Haymarket station

Decent covered cycle parking at Haymarket station

Bike & Go bikes at Haymarket station

Now brightly painted, the Sustrans milepost at the new Haymarket station, Edinburgh

1/2 Yet another #designfail for #Edinburgh #cyclinginfrastructure. If this is what extra funding gets us we're screwed.

The Cycle Service

Planet X Bikes, formally the Edinburgh Tri Centre.

Barriers to cycling on the otherwise good new cycleway alongside the Edinburgh Tram route through Sighthill. Electrical boxes placed in the middle of the cycle part of the shared use footway, and barriers hemming you in at the toucan … [more]

Why? There has been a cycle path here for about 20 years, but for no apparent reason this bollard has suddenly appeared on it. It is a hazard to people turning left off the road onto the path as it is hidden by the old police box (now … [more]

B-ice-ycling The overnight freeze in Edinburgh cancelled my cycle to work, as all that slush that people have been complaining about has frozen solid and makes it just too dangerous to try some roads. This gent wasn't to be put off however … [more]

This is not one of the fabled - and ever reducing - fleet of Council mini tractors, this is a private one doing the rounds in Edinburgh Park. Edinburgh Park - unlike the council - at least see the utility in keeping key footpaths cleared … [more]

Summer afternoon, Musselburgh Harbour 5 Cycling along the harbour wall

Cycling on the Beach 02 Location: Portobello, Edinburgh (Scotland, United Kingdom) Unusual sight - cycling on the sand of the beach, obviously down on the wet sand near the surf - I know cycling on the piled up dry sand is pretty useless. … [more]

Yes, it's a BMW Location: Trinity, Edinburgh (Scotland, United Kingdom) I mean what other sort of chump parks like this?

Useless cycle lanes #1 Location: Newhaven, Edinburgh (Scotland, United Kingdom) Why bother? Does this help anyone? No. You've got to feel sorry for the people who have to paint these bizarre white lines. Can anyone think this is useful to … [more]

Canal runway LED catseyes on canal towpath - see also #33213 & #34356 Location: Union Canal, Gorgie, Edinburgh

Detour due to tram work

Street closure with road markings still in place.

Recently pedestrianised street in Edinburgh's New Town

Nice straightforward junction on National Cycle Network route 1

Buses and Cycles Only

'Except Cycles' attached to a peak-only No Entry sign

Cycle parking on top of the Secure Cycle Parking at Edinburgh University's sports centre

Cycle parking at Edinburgh University's sports centre

Secure Cycle Parking - free for Edinburgh University students and staff

Road closure with no facilities for cyclists (other than as parking)

Underpass at rear of the National Museum of Scotland

Cycle-only entry to West Newington Place, Edinburgh

Battered cycle route sign

Edinburgh's main pedestrianised shopping street - a handy alternative to cycling along Princes St

Cycle stands conveniently placed in line with the ornamental gate posts on Edinburgh's main pedestrianised shopping street.

Busking by bike on Edinburgh's main pedestrianised shopping street

Cyclists beware tram tracks - but a few days later Edinburgh City Council decided to abandon the section of tramline along Princes Street, despite the rails being largely in place.[now in use, not abandoned]

The blanked-out word is 'Trams' - a few days later Edinburgh City Council decided to abandon the section of tramline along Princes Street, despite the rails being largely in place.

One of the many obstacles to cycling in Edinburgh.

Very special cycle stands with their own police guard?

Cycle parking just off the Royal Mile - there's probably an insatiable need here.

Cycle rickshaw turning right off the Royal Mile

Part-time pedestrian zone, closed more thoroughly for the Edinburgh Festival and Fringe.

The Royal Mile closed for the Edinburgh Festival and Fringe.

No Entry towards Edinburgh Castle except for bikes, buses and taxis

RR refers to the Regional Route parallel to the Edinburgh bypass (an A road on which cycling is banned)

Daytime closure except cycles, Edinburgh

Cycle taxi, Grassmarket, Edinburgh

One-way road with cycle lane to the left (becoming a contraflow lane)

Cycle contraflow below Edinburgh Castle

The only quadruplet pacing bike (for keeping up with racers) left in the UK - National Museum of Scotland

Scott Russell Aqueduct Takes the Union Canal and NCN 754 over the A720 Edinburgh City Bypass. Named after the naval engineer John Scott Russell.

Rodney Street Tunnel looking south

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