This is part 1 in an update on the Stretford Cycleway mid November, following previous updates:
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Well, what a difference a year makes. This time in 2017 we were in the middle of the highly divisive UA92 and Refreshed Stretford Masterplan consultation. Since then, the 2018 local elections brought a change of executive at Trafford Council, plans for Turn Moss were scrapped and we’ve started to see a different approach from the council in regards to development in Stretford.
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So it’s Halloween Critical Mass already, and as usual, it only seems like yesterday it was summer. October is always a special Critical Mass, with people getting dressed up and having a bit of Halloween fun. Continue reading “Manchester Critical Mass – October 2018”
So we’ve reached the last Critical Mass of the year to be in daylight (where has 2018 gone?). Next month, with the shorter days and clocks going forward, we’ll be setting off in the dark. Though that always adds to the Halloween atmosphere. Continue reading “Manchester Critical Mass – September 2018”
A quick update on the Stretford Cycleway mid September, following previous updates:
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A quick update on the Stretford Cycleway in early September, following previous updates:
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A quick update on the Stretford Cycleway in the end of August, following the previous update:
Continue reading “Progress on the Stretford Cycleway – Late August 2018”
August Critical Mass comes as summer is beginning to fade, with autumn and darker evenings on the horizon. After a couple of weeks of distinctly autumnal weather, we were greeted to a return of the summer sunshine. Continue reading “Manchester Critical Mass – August 2018”
The Stretford Cycleway has been a long time coming, it now seems an age since it was first discussed at the Trafford Cycle Forum. Its origins are from a very different time, prior to Greater Manchester having a mayor or cycling and walking commissioner and Trafford Council changing leadership. Funding was from the old CCAG2 pot, with the financial limitation having quite an impact on the scheme. Continue reading “Progress on the Stretford Cycleway – August 2018”
For those that don’t know, Bee in the City is a sculpture trail taking place across Manchester, summer 2018. It consists of over 100 giant and 130 medium bee sculptures that have each been decorated by different artists. It’s similar to the cow parade that visited Manchester back in 2004 (was it really that long ago?).
Continue reading “Bee in the City, public spaces and what Deansgate could be”