Pump Track at the Salts – latest update from Jon Younghusband.

I know you have all been waiting for an update on the pump track situation, there have been some interesting developments sine the Salts Rec meeting that many of you came along to.

The Salts project only has funding for a skate park and there is no scope or space to include a pump track . . . → Read More: Pump Track at the Salts – latest update from Jon Younghusband.

Proposed “upgrading” of A27 – Beddingham to Polegate

A27 East of Lewes road improvement scheme

Preferred Route Announcement from Highways England

The preferred route is detailed in the linked document. Briefly, there is a shared use path from Beddingham to Polegate for pedestrians and cyclists; there are small changes at Drusillas Junction and very small changes at Wilmington, together with changes at Polegate . . . → Read More: Proposed “upgrading” of A27 – Beddingham to Polegate

Another threat to Egrets Way

Back in February we alerted you of proposals to allow motor vehicles on the top section of Egrets Way. We ask again that you raise objections to a second planning application to allow the same. Below is a plea from the Egrets Way Project who we continue to offer our full support for this amazing . . . → Read More: Another threat to Egrets Way

A259 Cycle Way under construction

You may have noticed that the shared cycle route proposed by Cycle Seahaven is currently under construction between Newhaven and Peacehaven. This scheme is being achieved by filling in the gap created when the road was narrowed to keep traffic away from subsidence. Many car drivers think that this gap is already a cycle path . . . → Read More: A259 Cycle Way under construction

Seaford Seafront – cycling consultation

East Sussex County Council are running a public consultation on the cycling trial on Seaford prom.

These words from ESCC:

 

Why We Are Consulting

The trial scheme will be in operation over the summer 2014. During this period we are keen to hear what you have to say about the trial. Your views will . . . → Read More: Seaford Seafront – cycling consultation

Eastbourne Cycling – Bespoke’s reponse

Further to our report on the proposed cycling improvements in Eastbourne, Bespoke Cycle Group have published their well considered response.

Click here to read their thoughts http://bespokecyclegroup.org/campaign/eastbourne-cycle-routes-consultation-2014-response/ Some proposals get a real ‘Thumbs Up’ others are less well received by Eastbourne’s local cycle group.

The consultation is still open for a few more days (Jan . . . → Read More: Eastbourne Cycling – Bespoke’s reponse

Campaign update – January 2014

Cycle Seahaven are regularly updated by East Sussex County Council, and we attend meetings and workshops on behalf of local cyclists. A few questions were posed recently and ESCC promptly got back to us with the following answers:

Q. Can you please clarifty the use of both ‘No Cycling’ and ‘Cyclists Dismount’ signs on Newhaven . . . → Read More: Campaign update – January 2014

A259 Improvements between Newhaven and Peacehaven – CSH response

Cycle Seahaven have responded to the ESCC cycle way proposals with another option: a cycle way from A259 to Lewes Road (c7) via Valley Road. This route would go past Meeching Valley Primary School, the playground on Valley Road, and up Willow Walk to a new crossing over to Elphick Road, thus linking up to . . . → Read More: A259 Improvements between Newhaven and Peacehaven – CSH response