Timeline

  • Date: January 1, 2016, By accesswalden Category - Update
    Last week on behalf of Saffron Walden Town Council Paul Gadd met David Sprunt of ECC Highways, principally to look at potential road schemes in Saffron Walden that the Town Council would like to promote (primarily looking at schemes to help pedestrians and cyclists in town), but also to askRead More...
    Total Comments: 7
  • Date: October 20, 2015, By accesswalden Category - Update
    We have now received a list of remedial actions which ECC will be undertaking during their stage 4 audit next week. These can be found here – Remedial_Actions. Access Walden feel that the scheme in its present condition has scope for improvement and to further enhance the user experience for cyclists,Read More...
    Total Comments: 8
  • Date: October 4, 2015, By accesswalden Category - Update
    As promised, Access Walden passed on your great comments from our recent post (here) to ECC.  They responded very quickly indeed and we are pleased to say that they have taken all feedback seriously.  They have stated that they do not want the scheme to be perceived as misleading, confusing orRead More...
    Total Comments: 0
  • Date: September 16, 2015, By accesswalden Category - Update
    The new cycle/pedestrian route along Wenden Road has now been in place for 2 weeks, plenty of time to bed-in and get people talking. Access Walden has been listening to the many comments on social media, in the local papers, on the street and even in the pub.  There hasRead More...
    Total Comments: 51
  • Date: September 14, 2015, By accesswalden Category - Update
    We had an overwhelming response to the Saffron Walden cycle survey, we now have an excellent overview of local opinion on cycle infrastructure. The results have been passed to some of our town councillors who have already set up a working group to look at cycle and pedestrian improvements inRead More...
    Total Comments: 0
  • Date: September 2, 2015, By accesswalden Category - Access Walden Events
    We need you all for the final Access Walden photo shoot! This Sunday, 6th September at 10am, top of Wenden Road, please arrive with your bikes and families for an historical local paper photo of everybody who has supported the Wenden Road cycle path. The iconic photo we have usedRead More...
    Total Comments: 0
  • Date: July 30, 2015, By accesswalden Category - Update
    Essex County Council have confirmed that the contractor has been appointed and that work will start on August 10th, to be completed by 5th September. They also confirmed that no objections were raised on the bus route change consultation, so this will be sent off for approval by the trafficRead More...
    Total Comments: 1
  • Date: July 6, 2015, By accesswalden Category - Uncategorized
    On behalf of some of our new Town Councillors, Access Walden are undertaking the first ever cycle survey to gauge local opinion on attitudes to cycling and cycle infrastructure in Saffron Walden.  They would like to gather public opinion on what should, or perhaps should not be done to encourageRead More...
    Total Comments: 2
  • Date: June 23, 2015, By accesswalden Category - Update
    The bus consultation mentioned in our last update (here) is underway, designs have been finalised and ECC have costings. The next stage in the process is to appoint a contractor which should be done by the end of the month/beginning of July. The contractor will estimate how much the schemeRead More...
    Total Comments: 0
  • Date: April 30, 2015, By accesswalden Category - Access Walden Events
    The bicycle, an amazing tool for change. People all over the world are moving towards a new system. Will the economic power allow it? The documentary Bikes Vs Cars describes the struggle for cyclists in a society dominated by cars and the choices cities could make in the future. ItRead More...
    Total Comments: 0
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