Pedestrian and Cyclist Safety Policy Statement

To discourage use of cars within the village by providing a safer and improved environment for pedestrians and cyclists.

 

 

Proposed Actions

Timing

Current Status

 Last Review

School

New walking bus as part of safer routes to school

Consider options as follows:-

  • within the village;

  • meet at Village Hall

Years 1-3

 

 

Cycle Lanes

Provide cycle lanes as appropriate along the High Street.

Years 1-5

 

 

Improve narrow pavements and crossing points in village High Street

Investigate with Beds CC Highways the installation of a safe crossing point combined with a raised section of road at the narrowest part of the High Street (also see traffic calming).

Years 1-5

 

 

Disabled access to pavements

Investigate with Beds CC Highways the locations for the installation of dropped kerbs - also see above.

Years 1-2