Transport for London are making plans for a public bicycle hire scheme, like the ones operating in Paris and Barcelona. It would enable people to hire bikes conveniently located at docking stations all over the centre of town.
For the scheme to operate 26 docking sites will need to be set up in North Lambeth. 46 potential sites have been identified, and residents will be consulted over the next two weeks.
Consultation events will be held at:
Tues 24th Feb –Lillian Baylis College (323 Kennington Lane Kennington London SE11 5QY) 5-7:30pm
Wed 25th Feb- Johanna Primary School (Johanna Street, Lower Marsh, London SE1 7RH) 5-7:30pm
-Fire Brigate Pier, Albert Embankment
-Albert Embankment footpath
-subway next to Vauxhall railway station
-Lambeth Walk (Pory House)
-Black Prince Road (Tyers Street)
-Vauxhall Street (Jonathan Street)
-Tesco, Kennington Lane
-Kennington Lane/ Cardigan Street
-Sancroft Street/ Newburn Street
-Sancroft Street/ Kennington Road
-opposite the Durning Library
-outside the Hurley Clinic
-outside Cotton Gardens towers
Get in touch with Councillor Steve Morgan with your views or for more information.
Pictured: Albert Embankment, where two potential docking sites are suggested