Walking and cycling strategies and design guidance: what's the point?

Location: 
The Gallery, 70 Cowcross St., London EC1M 6EJ
Date: 
Tue, 11/09/2018 - 6:15pm - 8:15pm

Walking and cycling are now main-stream political priorities: 

  • London boroughs are revising their strategies and plans in response to the Mayor's Transport Strategies,
  • The Department for Transport has produced national guidance on network planning for walking
  • Transport for London is preparing pedestrian design guidance. 

This evening lecture, given by:

 

   Phil Jones, one of the UK's leading experts on street design, walking and cycling

   Feryal Demirci, Deputy Mayor of Hackney with responsibility for Transport;

   Naomi Baster, Principal City Planner. Active Travel and Health at TFL

 

will cover: 

  • the importance and value of walking and cycling strategies, plans and design guidance
  • how to produce high quality documents that will have impact
  • the impact on urban design, and
  • how campaigners and designers should engage.

Organised by London Living Streets and the Urban Design Group

Admission by ticket: £6.50   Students  Free

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