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Photo listing: road environments (event)

The most recent photos are listed first. See also photomap view.

This listing only shows photos within a square radius of 30 kilometres of the centre of Assen.
Go to the national CycleStreets photo listings for photos beyond.

[Image taken 19.9.23] Centre of Excellence for Heritage Craft Skills and Estate Management, Deangate, York. The vehicle just visible in: #197599 has driven to the end of Deangate (to where it meets Minster Yard) and turned round. It stopped … [more]

The extent of the queue into Cambridge at 08.30 on a weekday morning.

BBC report: 66 Two people who were hit by a car in separate collisions in Coventry have died from their injuries. West Midlands Police said two pedestrians were hit in … [more]

Adding a 20mph Roundel, Adderbury A4260 See the finished job at #197119.

Adderbury, or is it Twyford. 30mph, or is it 20mph?

Ramp up to Twyford Road from Oxford Canal.

Superb picture of what I assume to be Banbury in years gone by, at a care home in Twyford, Adderbury. There’s a sign for Halford Cycle Company.

Cyclists heading for the steps and path by the Seine

Glories under reconstruction, to join the two tram lines and enlarge the park

BBC news report suggests the car crashed as though it had intent: "Work on a new safety scheme on part of a road that saw a car crash into a house, seriously injuring a woman, will begin later." … [more]

[UPDATE 16.8.23: #196788.] [Image taken 14.8.23] Shipton Street, York. The H-bar is due to be painted this week. It’s needed. This was what I found when I went to look this afternoon. Context: #195917. Other image today and links: … [more]

[Image taken 14.8.23] Burton Stone Lane (looking towards the junction with Crichton Avenue), York. The car on the pavement partially protected pedestrians from getting drenched in filthy water. As I walked towards this point, a motorist … [more]

BBC report: Woman dies in collision with lorry on Battersea Bridge Police were called at 07:55 BST on Thursday to reports of a collision between a lorry and a cyclist on the north side of the bridge. The cyclist, a woman from Battersea, … [more]

Wellington Street / Road roundabout, Leeds The drivers of these two motor vehicles seem to have been involved in a minor collison.

BBC report: "A woman has died after she was among six pedestrians who were on a pavement when they were hit by car, police say. The elderly woman suffered critical injuries … [more]

Bikepacking the hard way - with a rucksack. Cornish hills are steep, too, and just as you get into your stride they end.

Russian ex-sub commander shot dead after being possibly tracked on a fitness app according to: … [more]

Fatal collision … [more]

Screen grab from BBC … [more]

To the person who went to all the trouble to put carpet grippers between the bollards on Goldsmith Row Hackney go f*ck yourself. Removed, despatched

BBC report: 66 Swiss cyclist Gino Mader has died at the age of 26 after crashing on stage five of the Tour de Suisse. The Team Bahrain Victorious rider was involved in a high-speed crash with American Magnus Sheffield, 21, on Thursday on … [more]

Phyongysong A rare picture of North Korea during the pandemic according to:

Francis Crick Avenue A parallel crossing where cyclists can ride parallel to pedestrians.

A retail site redevelopment on Newmarket Road, Cambridge.

🛑 In a trial later this year, cars will be prevented from driving through a large area of Barton Hill, Redfield and St George. The plans have sparked passionate support and equally intense opposition in #Bristol. Here's the full story: … [more]

Mill Road bridge travelling with dog.

Museum of Cambridge Northampton Street into Chesterton Lane

Taking the dog for a ride, and an example of decent space when overtaking, but the next car was a close pass.

Swerving to avoid a car door opening on Leeds Road, Bradford

Car door moment on Leeds Road near Bradford. Cycling behind nephew Joss, he anticipated the door and swerved as the man looks at him. If you zoom into the wing mirror you can just see Joss, and me getting the shot.

St Paul, Minnesota legalizes Idaho Stop … [more]

Fatal crash two ebikers killed Minutes beforehand: Guardian timeline … [more]

What a melancholy comparison. It’s time, lavishly & liberally, to replant street trees, widen pavements, rip out ugly lights & reclaim streets from their highways officer overlords Dickens Street, Toxteth, 1911 vs 2023 📸 via the great … [more]

Failed robbery attempt in Chile

Cavendish Road

[UPDATE: 18.6.23 See: #195233.] [MY EXPERIENCE: 18.6.23 at 18.25 I watched a cyclist ride into the empty pound. Just as he was nearly at the exit an untha branded van ( drove into the measures (ignoring the Give way sign … [more]

BBC report: A cyclist has died following a road crash with an HGV in Glasgow city centre. Emergency services, including firefighters and several ambulance crews, were called to the scene at the Riverboat Casino on Broomielaw at about … [more]

Appeal after pedestrian dies following collision Police are appealing for witnesses after a pedestrian was hit by a car in St Neots. The incident happened at about 9pm yesterday (19 April) when a white Skoda Octavia travelling along St. … [more]

Crash, police report: "Police are appealing for witnesses after a pedestrian was hit by a car on the A14. A white VW Crafter van struck a pedestrian on the westbound carriageway near junction 37 for the A11 yesterday (13 April) at about … [more]

Blossom on St. Philip's Road, Romsey, Cambridge.

Low Traffic Neighbourhoods: Is this the UK's most abused traffic bollard?

The clock strikes 10am - time to go.

Great St. Mary's Church, Cambridge

@DexterJohnstone @min_esh @RuthMilsom @timhuggan Yes, why is this? The cycle path stops when you get to Sheffield. @CllrGeorge @Henry_Nottage

Cycled from Sheffield to Rotherham today, on the Rotherham side there was a protected cycle lane but Sheffield just had paint. Why is this @min_esh @RuthMilsom @timhuggan? Is there no funding available for a protected cycle lane on … [more]

Exactly 49 years ago today, Monday April 8th 1974, the experimental temporary road closures in De Beauvoir Town were made permanent to create Hackney's first low traffic neighbourhood allowing safer roads to travel and space for families to … [more]

As always, a proportion of our journey from #Tottenham into central #London had no safe #cycling infrastructure, which made sections of the route pretty hairy. Better cycling infrastructure 🚲= more active travel = healthier environment 🌎 … [more]

Cyclist crossing a level crossing - this main line has been modified to Western European standards, but the gates still close for 5 minutes for one train to pass.

Riders on Orton Lane

Fatal collision cyclist killed

Carrying on as usual

A bike tour in progress on Sermon Lane, near St. Paul's cathedral.

The surplus drinking water is drained from the 2000litre tanks after the half marathon.

A4 Fetter Lane, where discarded paper cups from the half marathon have been rounded up.

Cyclists accompany the last runner in the half-marathon.

Vegetation clearance for a boat delivery on the A1303. The workmen grumble that the council are supposed to maintain a 5 metre headroom.

[Image taken 17.3.23] Burton Stone Lane junction with Field View, York. The scaffolding has delayed repairs to the road surface here. An email from CYC dated 10.3.23 says: "Unfortunately, due to utility works and some scaffolding … [more]

Twitter video of cyclists in Groningen experiencing very strong winds:

A car overturns in front of the Fairmont Hotel, Monte Carlo in this possibly staged video which has been captured from two angles: … [more]

[Image taken 5.3.23] Off Burton Stone Lane, York. Three paragraphs starting with the passive tense - no-one taking responsibility for what's planned or what will happen. Yet there may be people who will worry if or how the CYC works will … [more]

[Image taken 5.3.23] St Leonard’s Place, York. Clear signage. Other image today: #191777.

Cambridgeshire County Council Highways & Transport Committee debate proposal to reinstate Mill Road bus gate. Blue badge holders and taxis would be allowed to use it. The proposal was approved 8-7.

Report from: A cyclist has been serious injured after being involved in a collision with a car in Cambridge. It happened at about … [more]

Good morning London ☀️ 🚲 Short twitter video of loads of cyclists arriving at this junction, no motor vehicles:

A ‘professional’ driving instructor demonstrating motonormativity/bias across 2 clips. Compare the language used. Clip 1 - A driver positions themselves on the inside of a lorry that then changes lanes: ‘Hopefully, if you weren't aware of … [more]

[Image taken 5.2.23] De Grey Rooms, St Leonard’s Place, York. Planks as hoardings on the De Grey Rooms ( I get the 'sustainable' message. But in thinking globally they are missing … [more]

I'm a cyclist approaching this junction. What on earth am I supposed to do?!

The Parliament Square cycleway blocked by a bus in the middle of the junction

That was quite some impact. Oddly, the cargo bike is carrying boxes of flowers and also loading up with e-scooters.

Stray car being helped to escape Penzance's rather anarchic winter solstice celebration.

This group walked in the carriageway of St. Barnabas Road rather than the icy footway. This was four days after the snow fall.

Scenic it may be but this is unacceptable for a major cycle route. Please can @CambsCC grit the Coton Cyclepath to the West Cambridge site? ⁦@camcycle⁩

The inclined end of Norfolk Street at the East Road crossing is ungritted.

Diagonal path across New Square (which is the main pedestrian route between the City Centre and the Grafton Centre) has not been gritted - but the lesser used footway at the side of the street called New Square has been treated.

Path across Donkey's Common untreated after snow.

Cavendish Road - packed snow has turned to ice.

A bit of street skiing between Wightman Road and Green Lanes

@camcycle Loved my snowy commute this morning, though the bike was really difficult to manage on side roads. Riverside cycleway through Midsummer Common was gritted and somewhat ok to ride.

@camcycle The return of the dangerous bollard on the city side of the Milton bridge.

Right London. One good thing about the weather is it lets us see in *real life* how much space the traffic really uses. This is called a ‘Sneckdown’ Your mission - if you have a vantage point - is to send me all your Sneckdown photos for … [more]

Cyclist rides by in the snow while cars play dodgems with each other and bollards. This one also made BBC news: … [more]

Someone in a tinted vehicle drives on the footway to bypass a party closure:

City Striders walking group on Saint Lukes Road, Bristol.

The driver of the white car has turned across the the path of the cyclist to turn left. (See previous photo #188552). That is because roundabouts are about capacity not safety.

Racetrack, the cyclist in the straight on & left turn lane gets overtaken by the driver of the white car in the straight on lane (see next photo #188553).

Narrow footway with a chicane created by cycle parking and seating creating awkward manoeuvres like this. The problem was reported using the system at: … [more]

Inquest hears drivers claim the teenage cyclist 'should have been on the footpath'.

BBC report of a fatal crash at Whitchurch Lane, Hengrove, Bristol

Cyclist blamed for crash in which motorcyclist was 25% over the speed limit at an intersection. … [more]

Cycling in the pedestrianised centre of Memmingen

[Image taken 22.11.22] Crichton Avenue/Wigginton Road, York. Motor traffic was solid here when I had a meeting at this location this morning: #187856. Drivers were intimidating other motorists. They were driving round motorists who were … [more]

📌 Skehard Road access to Blackrock Greenway 📷 Photos sent to us by a member Water fountain is great addition along with the bicycle service stand.

Driver rams cyclist … [more]

Cow storage area! Aanand 101/102/103 Maruti Saday, 80 Feet Rd, Anand, Gujarat 388001, India

Ghost bike at site of 44-year-old woman killed by cement lorry. … [more]

Cyclist carrying a surfboard in Munich, and preparations for the European Athletic Championships

Usually there's a contraflow cycle lane here, but the market takes priority.

Usually there's a contraflow cycle lane here, but the market takes priority.

Cyclist gesturing that there’s oncoming traffic.

Protest in Germany calling for carbon neutral transport: See also #185868.

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