A new £4.5m cycle and pedestrian bridge at Ditton Meadows, Cambridge has caused arguments within the local community. Many believe it’s vital to the safety of local cyclists and pedestrians where others believe it’s a complete waste of taxpayers’ money.
A cyclist has been seriously injured after colliding with a black Vauxhall Astra car at a busy roundabout. Emergency services responded quickly to calls and arrived to give the cyclist immediate attention.
Paramedics were called to a scene at approx. 12pm responding to reports a cyclist had been dismounted by a car and had suffered serious injury.
Lancashire County Council has decided to recruit two road safety experts following increases year on year of the number of people killed and seriously injured (KSI) on the County highways.
An Oxford Brookes student has invented a safety device that has received glowing reports from the cycling community. Oxford is a busy, and thriving University City with an abundance of cyclists on the roads and a complicated and bus laden one way system to deal with. The inventor himself was the victim of a cycle accident and this has been a perfect incentive to create a simple device that will prevent cycling accidents.
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