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Front of West Midlands CA Mayoral Election booklet
Posted Monday, April 17, 2017 - 17:04 in Chris's news
On the 4th of May 2017, the West Midlands will elect a new mayor to head-up the West Midlands Combined Authority.…
Image from Greenpeace of baby in pushchair next to exhaust fumes.
Posted Monday, March 20, 2017 - 00:27 in Chris's news
Birmingham City Council is holding a consultation on Birmingham residents' attitudes about the level of air pollution in Birmingham and what actions residents want to be taken to reduce air polluti…
Artist's impression of the cycle track on the A34
Posted Wednesday, March 15, 2017 - 08:36 in Chris's news
As part of the Birmingham Cycle Revolution (BCR), a new segregated cycle route from Birmingham city centre to the Heathfield Road junction …
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Posted Sunday, February 19, 2017 - 19:56 in Chris's news
There is a consultation for a new cycle route in Sheldon Country Park, alongside the Hatchford Brook, next to the golf course. The route will have 2.5m tar-and-chip paths installed, and links …
Artists impression of the cycle track along the central reservation.
Posted Sunday, February 19, 2017 - 19:16 in Chris's news
Following last year's change of direction by BCR (see our previous article), the formal consultation o…
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Posted Wednesday, January 25, 2017 - 08:22 in Chris's news
The Selly Oak Green Travel District (GTD) is the first of several GTDs that will be established across Birmingham.…
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Posted Wednesday, January 25, 2017 - 08:01 in Chris's news
Birmingham City Council is consulting on changes to the highways on Hurst Street next to the Hippodrome, following a temporary arrangement that blocked motor traffic access from Hurst Street onto S…
Posted Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 10:11 in Chris's news
At a first meeting of the Colmore Row BUG (Bicycle Users Group), I spoke to Anna Newey of JMP abo…
A bus stop bypass on Wilmslow Road
Posted Sunday, May 22, 2016 - 11:39 in Chris's news
The national government is holding a consultation on their draft Cycling and Walk…
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Posted Thursday, May 19, 2016 - 22:53 in Chris's news
Centro is consulting on a new tram route, to run from Bull Street to the Custard Factory in Digbeth.…
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Posted Monday, May 16, 2016 - 15:40 in Chris's news
Birmingham City Council is consulting on the master plan for the city centre area around the current markets.…
The Rea Valley anniversary ride leave the MAC at Cannon Hill Park
Posted Thursday, April 7, 2016 - 22:27 in Chris's news
The Rea Valley Cycle Route was officially opened on the 4th April 1991, as the first planned cycle route in Birmingham.…
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Posted Monday, March 21, 2016 - 17:43 in Chris's news
Push Bikes has received this request for suggestions for cycle parking locations from the Birmingham Cycle Revolution (BCR) team: …
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Posted Thursday, February 4, 2016 - 08:19 in Chris's news
Birmingham City Council is consulting on more local links and cycle parking being paid for out of the Birmingham Cycle Revolution funds.…
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Posted Monday, January 11, 2016 - 10:45 in Chris's news
Birmingham City Council is consulting on more green routes being paid for out of the Birmingham Cycle Revolution funds.…
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