Tuesday, 7 April 2009

courtesy of Kier and the Council

Forest Road E17, junction with Spruce Hills Road. The bag of rubbish in the cycle lane is one of those Kier street sweepings bags. (Yesterday)

In the foreground is one of the Council's many 'assisted suicide schemes' for cyclists. Here, cyclists who use the off-road cycle lane emerge without warning from behind a fence on to an A road full of speeding drivers. And there's only a single yellow line at the drop kerb lane entry point because, as everybody knows, nobody cycles before 8.30 am, after 6.30 pm, or on Sundays.

And this is how it appears from inside a car: