Cycling – some introductory reading

I have just discovered that some key authors seem to be unknown. I am just posting some names here and leave it to readers to use their search skills! Humboldt Gehl Don Norman Hass-Klau Steven Fleming Deming Meadows Illich Murray Bookchin


A London of villages?

I proposed this to lcc agm last year. "That all London Boroughs  and both the GLA and TfL map London into villages (Waltham forest model) with clear definitions of the purposes of areas and streets. That all primarily residential areas (the vast majority of London) shall have 8 mph speed limits and access is only… Continue reading A London of villages?

Security and equality

The UN has written “Disasters and other crises often exaggerate existing inequalities. But they also present opportunities to identify gaps in existing policies, to innovate new practices, and initiate greater efforts to correct for the uneven distribution of vulnerabilities” The implementation of these conventions, however, will no doubt be challenged by longstanding patterns of structural… Continue reading Security and equality