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Streets for Distancing

We are campaigning for healthier, more inclusive streets in Southwark as we come out of lockdown (read more about the campaign here). Here are three ways anyone can get involved:

  1. Let your councillors know you care
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July Newsletter – First Streetspace measures are in

Here’s our newsletter for July. If you want it to your inbox, then sign up here.

This month we look at Southwark’s first Streetspace measures, our Healthy Rides are back, and we invite you to join our monthly meeting online … Read More

Another Three Healthy 6-rider Rides for Week 3 of the “Tiny” rides

Having run 3 simultaneous “tiny” rides for 5 riders last Saturday, we are going to do it again this Saturday, July 11th. Rides to Blackheath, to Crystal Palace Park, and to the Royal Parks. Check the Calendar listings for details … Read More

Lockdown Cycling: Weekday Levels Well Down, Weekend Cycling up a Lot

Have counted traffic on Jamaica Road from my flat during the lockdown. Able to compare with data collected over the last 8 years.

Key findings are

  • Weekend cycling up 200% with 60-70% mode share.
  • Working week cycling down 33%, … Read More

First Round of Southwark’s Streetspace Improvements

Streets for Distancing: Our campaign asking the council to prioritise active travel in response to Covid-19

Southwark Council has just announced their first measures under the TfL Streetspace plan, which will make it easier to travel sustainably around London as … Read More

June Newsletter

Here’s our newsletter for June. If you want it to your inbox, then sign up here.

Southwark Council has just announced their initial measures to enable safe walking and cycling as lockdown is lifted. We take a look at the … Read More

May Newsletter

Here’s our newsletter for May. If you want it to your inbox, then sign up here.

Hope you’re keeping well during lockdown.

It has been a very busy month for Southwark Cyclists with a lot of our focus on campaigning … Read More

£6mil for Projects in Southwark

Southwark Council has £6m available to fund community projects, including public realm improvements that will enable safer and easier cycling across the borough. This is for permanent schemes and separate to ideas for temporary measures to manage the impact of … Read More

Cycleway 4 Lower Road and Rotherhithe Cycleway update

The Council’s reports about the Cycleway 4 Lower Road (C4LR) and Rotherhithe Cycleway (RCW) consultations are out and its great news with Lower Road changes getting ~70% support and Rotherhithe Cycleway getting ~78% support. RCW will now move to detailed … Read More

Streets for Distancing

We have updated this page. See the new version here.

We are currently facing an unprecedented crisis. During this time the use of our streets has a direct impact on the lives of people affected by Covid-19. Key workers are … Read More