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Kings Heath… rebuilding the community David Kinshuck & Gary Fellman DK formally Pushbikes Campaigns, ophthalmologist treating diabetic retinopathy GF Project Manager Dutch & Danish urban communities ~50\% of journeys include cycling All other journeys include walking

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Kings Heath…rebuilding the communityDavid Kinshuck & Gary FellmanDK formally Pushbikes Campaigns, ophthalmologist treating diabetic retinopathyGF Project Manager
dutch danish urban communities
Dutch & Danish urban communities
  • ~50% of journeys include cycling
  • All other journeys include walking
  • Cycling/walking is safe for young (~12y) and inexperienced
  • 10-20 mph limits on all roads
  • Cycle training, safe cycle parking, etc
  • Bus lanes..more efficient
  • Dangerous crossings addressed
such urban communities achieve
Such urban communities achieve…
  • ~100% walking & cycling & bus use
  • 30% less street crime
  • 25% less obesity/diabetes
  • 30% less drug use/depression
  • 10% greater academic achievement
  • Everyone knows & respects their neighbours
  • shop locally & use local facilities
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10-20mph limits on all KH roads

Cycle parking at bus stops etc

Cycle training

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Less car use

Local facilities

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10-20mph limits on all KH roads

Cycle parking at bus stops etc

Cycle training

Bus lanes

sticks

Fewer mega-shops

dangers are the main detergent
Dangers are the main detergent

An RAF Tornado pilot…

” Cycling through Birmingham is much more scary than flying a Tornado Jet”

change in culture
Change in culture
  • Road engineering…Council £££
  • Cameras, narrow road segments, (humps?)
  • Need local support
  • 66% want slow speeds (own road!)
  • Speeds are slow already
  • Have to use car less…many will have to change…25 years to change
  • Bus service more efficient
support
Support
  • Residents…to support approaches to city Council
  • People to help
  • Business/organisations to support approaches
  • A little financial support from businesses

……more pleasant neighbourhood, more jobs/investment

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