Biden’s £1.1million presidential limo ‘won’t fit down Cornwall’s lanes’ for the G7 summit in June 

The Beast can’t go to Bodmin! Joe Biden’s £1.1million presidential limo ‘won’t fit down Cornwall’s lanes’ for the G7 summit in June Joe Biden’s presidential limo set to stay in US for his first overseas trip in office  He is attending the G7 summit to be hosted at Carbis Bay, Cornwall, in June Expected to … Read more Biden’s £1.1million presidential limo ‘won’t fit down Cornwall’s lanes’ for the G7 summit in June 

Sadiq Khan’s cycle lanes were UNLAWFUL, judge at London’s High Court rules

Sadiq Khan‘s ‘Streetspace’ scheme was ‘seriously flawed’ and ‘took advantage of the pandemic’ to push through ‘radical’ and permanent changes to London‘s roads and should be quashed, the High Court ruled today. The judgement followed a legal challenge by organisations representing black cab drivers who were angry about being banned from a new bus-only route … Read more Sadiq Khan’s cycle lanes were UNLAWFUL, judge at London’s High Court rules

Patient with a life-threatening condition sues over bike lanes near a hospital

Patient with a life-threatening condition sues over bike lanes near a hospital that could be ‘matter of life and death’ if narrower road causes congestion Amit Shah has said that the move could be a ‘matter of life and death’ for him  Removal of parking spaces means he can’t rely on a friend to rush … Read more Patient with a life-threatening condition sues over bike lanes near a hospital

We will ditch Boris Johnson over bike lanes, say 27 percent of Tory voters

We will ditch Boris Johnson over bike lanes, say 27 percent of Tory voters, as council pays ‘gatekeeper’ van to monitor road barely used by cyclists in Surrey One in four people who voted Conservative  say they will not do so next time Public support lost amid anger over the cycle lanes introduced during pandemic … Read more We will ditch Boris Johnson over bike lanes, say 27 percent of Tory voters

Nigel Havers’ outrage over Kensington cycle lanes

It’s the narrow battleground that sparked a passionate debate in this newspaper between actor Nigel Havers and broadcaster Jeremy Vine over the cycle lanes springing up all over Britain. After Havers blasted a West London council for turning Kensington High Street into a ‘fume-choked Bedlam’, cycling celebrity Vine hit back by saying that if the new … Read more Nigel Havers’ outrage over Kensington cycle lanes

Tory council is facing demands to refund £300,000 after it decided to tear up cycle lanes

Council bosses are facing growing calls to refund £300,000 of Government money following their decision to remove the ‘disastrous’ Covid cycle lanes on Kensington High Street.  Kensington and Chelsea council confirmed the lanes would be removed by December 2 after Tory politicians, Tony Devenish and MP Felicity Buchan, said the the scheme ‘hadn’t worked’. The initiative, … Read more Tory council is facing demands to refund £300,000 after it decided to tear up cycle lanes

One council starts removing cycle lanes as MPs call for road restrictions to be ripped up in capital

One council has started removing controversial Covid-19 lockdown cycle lanes while London MPs call for the road restrictions to be ripped up in the capital city.  The Government provided money for pop-up cycle ways in May in an effort to reduce demand on public transport and encourage more people to shift to bikes. Officials in … Read more One council starts removing cycle lanes as MPs call for road restrictions to be ripped up in capital

Council finally removes hated Covid lockdown bike lanes that caused traffic jams

Victory for drivers! Council finally removes hated Covid lockdown bike lanes that caused traffic jams while also seeing a DROP in numbers of cyclists Government gave money for pop-up cycle ways in May to encourage bike use West Sussex officials decided earlier this month to remove lanes from five towns Pictures show workers removing the … Read more Council finally removes hated Covid lockdown bike lanes that caused traffic jams

Grant Shapps admits new Covid cycle lanes have caused traffic jams and hit 999 calls 

Covid cycle lanes HAVE been chaos: Grant Shapps admits new routes brought in during pandemic have caused traffic jams and hit 999 calls Grant Shapps criticised councils causing gridlock with badly designed schemes  He blamed the London Mayor Sadiq Khan for some of worst cycle lanes  Department for Transport will  spend £2billion on cycle lanes … Read more Grant Shapps admits new Covid cycle lanes have caused traffic jams and hit 999 calls 

NIGEL HAVERS: Disastrous, poorly-designed and EMPTY cycle lanes have resulted in gridlock every day

As my wife and I strolled down our local high street with our dog Charlie early one morning last week, the November air was clogged with fumes. The smell of pollution wafted from hundreds of cars, vans, lorries and buses which were stuck nose-to-tail in a horrendous traffic jam. It never used to be like … Read more NIGEL HAVERS: Disastrous, poorly-designed and EMPTY cycle lanes have resulted in gridlock every day