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Re: Can you help nudge the Waterloo to Croydon Quietway on?

"I thought the scheme was dead in the water and then the Cyclists came" Chair of LJAG the Loughborough Junction Residents Group Absolutely, it is primarily a
clareneely50
Sep 3
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Re: Can you help nudge the Waterloo to Croydon Quietway on?

Because, in short, he agitated a whole lot of local residents to get in touch with their Ward Councillors, did a good job of exploiting and focusing local
Angus Hewlett
Sep 2
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7447

Re: Can you help nudge the Waterloo to Croydon Quietway on?

From reading the Inside Croydon article, nasty piece of work this guy seems to be! But since his dirty tactics were proven, why is the council backtracking?
Vivian McClew
Sep 2
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Re: Can you help nudge the Waterloo to Croydon Quietway on?

He's an active member of motoring extremist group Alliance of British Drivers. They're against *anything* that favours public transport, cycling or
Angus Hewlett
Sep 2
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Re: Can you help nudge the Waterloo to Croydon Quietway on?

Interesting. And he's based in Coulsdon? So it's presumably a bit of a crusade for him against all forms of traffic-calming / road-re-engineering. On 2
Charlie Ullman
Sep 2
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7444

Re: Can you help nudge the Waterloo to Croydon Quietway on?

Doorstepping, mostly. He seems to have a lot of time on his hands - and a good understanding of the inner workings of the council mechanism, an opaque subject
Angus Hewlett
Sep 2
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Re: Can you help nudge the Waterloo to Croydon Quietway on?

But how has Peter Morgan managed to galvanise so much support? Has he run a newspaper campaign? Doorstepped people? Run a social media campaign? On 1 September
Charlie Ullman
Sep 2
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7442

Re: Can you help nudge the Waterloo to Croydon Quietway on?

It did make an existing school run problem on one of the side roads much worse - but the main problem is that local people have been stirred up by Croydon's
Angus Hewlett
Sep 1
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Re: Can you help nudge the Waterloo to Croydon Quietway on?

I would definitely be very interested in what the reasoning was for the early abandoning of the scheme. If you find anything out, Angus, please do let us know!
Charlie Ullman
Sep 1
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Re: Can you help nudge the Waterloo to Croydon Quietway on?

Indeed. I will be giving a presentation in favour, on behalf of Croydon Cyclists. Friendly rabble-rousers in the audience welcome! On Tue, Sep 1, 2015 at 1:22
Angus Hewlett
Sep 1
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7439

Re: Can you help nudge the Waterloo to Croydon Quietway on?

Looks like the decision has been "called in" for a meeting on the 7th September:
Charlie Ullman
Sep 1
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7438

Re: Can you help nudge the Waterloo to Croydon Quietway on?

Ridiculous. You don't need to run a trial to know that rat running motorists won't like their rat run being closed. Sent from my iPhone
Simon Still
Sep 1
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Re: Can you help nudge the Waterloo to Croydon Quietway on?

A little bit of a dig but the norbury avenue section(in the croydon borough) looks to have been stalled.
clockwise1988
Sep 1
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oppose bike lane funding cuts

Dear all another cut (this time to cycling) creeping up on us-yet we can oppose it. How? Simple either read and click on the SUSTRANS link in this Daily
bob broad
Sep 1
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Fwd: 500 in striking distance - Pedestrianise Balham petition

Hi all, For those of you who visit Balham... Cheers, Angus. ... From: Wandsworth Liberal Democrats Date: Mon, Aug 31, 2015 at
Angus Hewlett
Aug 31
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