Richard Riddle replied to Lucy Craig's forum post Electric Bikes
"Dear Lucy, 
I have several eBikes. All are Bosch crank drive. As Grant mentioned the engine mounted on the BB offers more equal power delivery. Engines come with different power / torque outputs. 
I would certainly recommend buying only a European b…"
Sep 23
Richard Riddle replied to Susie Holden's forum post Harcourt Road street party
"Street Parties are not permitted on Crescent Rd or Albert rd because they are rat runs. "
Jul 7
Richard Riddle replied to Michael Solomon Williams's forum post Triangle Traffic Action - meeting this evening.
"It will be interesting to see how your request for a Play Street goes. residents in Albert Road tried several times but were refused - due to blah, blah, blah. When actually what Haringey meant was it would disrupt the rat run through the area."
Nov 22, 2017
Richard Riddle replied to Michael Solomon Williams's forum post Triangle Traffic Action - meeting this evening.
"What was the outcome of the meeting with Cllrs?"
Nov 21, 2017
Richard Riddle replied to Grant Gahagan's forum post 'Living Wightman'
"Hi Grant, the campaign group can be contacted via
livingwightman@gmail.com
Show them your support. If they pull this off (making The Ladder permeable and not a huge rat run) it may help us with our efforts to do the same in Palace Gates. There have…"
Jun 7, 2016
Richard Riddle replied to Tim Fletcher's forum post Wightman Road closure
"Hi Indijana - I think what Grant means is that 'consideration' can be designed. Through traffic is a blight in Palace Gates - large volumes of non residential traffic has one purpose, to get through as quickly as possible. This can be designed out.…"
May 19, 2016
Richard Riddle replied to Tim Fletcher's forum post Wightman Road closure
"I have cycled along Wightman Road quite a few times (on my way to The City) it's amazing. I usually prefer to use Green Lanes as Wightman Rd is very hostile for people on bikes. But now it's a pleasure. I am sure the people who live there are also e…"
Apr 30, 2016
Richard Riddle replied to Richard Riddle's forum post Traffic Survey
"Hi Annabel, the initiative is due to start in April. Though we are waiting for confirmation from the police that they have the speed guns. Once we have the speed guns the plan is to gather the names of all those interested in volunteering and then s…"
Mar 5, 2016
Richard Riddle replied to Richard Riddle's forum post Traffic Survey
"Thanks for volunteering. I will keep you up to date with the scheme. The Police say we should be able to start the scheme in April - but still no confirmation they have the speed guns. There will only be 2 speed guns for the whole of Haringey!!"
Mar 5, 2016
Richard Riddle replied to Richard Riddle's forum post Traffic Survey
"Hi Annabel, the initiative is due to start in April. Though we are waiting for confirmation from the police that they have the speed guns. Once we have the speed guns the plan is to gather the names of all those interested in volunteering and then s…"
Mar 5, 2016
Richard Riddle replied to Richard Riddle's forum post Traffic Survey
"Unfortunately I don't imagine it can be done like that! When meeting with the police I suggested that uniform and hi-viz will have a deterrent effect without obtaining a true picture of what is actually happening on our roads regarding speeding. Acc…"
Mar 4, 2016
Richard Riddle replied to Annabel Gregory's forum post New 20mph speed limit in Haringey
"' byzantine practices of our council make it hard to get straight answers.'
Funny that. I seem to have experienced axactly the same."
Feb 26, 2016
Richard Riddle replied to Richard Riddle's forum post Traffic Survey
"Hi Grant. I will let you know when we have dates for the arrival of the speed guns. The Police have decided to concentrate on Alexandra Park Road, Albert Road and Muswell Ave initially. We will need volunteers for Alexandra Park Road and Albert Road…"
Feb 26, 2016
Richard Riddle replied to Richard Riddle's forum post Traffic Survey
"Hi Grant, we have been discussing with the Police about setting up a Community Speed Watch in the area - using hand held speed guns provided by the police. We will need volunteers to help us run the project. I will post more details once we have a f…"
Feb 25, 2016
Richard Riddle replied to Costi K's forum post Good builder/handyman
"Hi Grace,
His contact email is
His name is Rafal and his email is
rafal.olejnik83@gmail.com
I can't find his number I'm afraid."
Feb 15, 2016
Richard Riddle added a forum post
At the last Ward Panel meeting we discussed with the Met Safer Transport Team about the possibility of initiating a Community Road Watch in Palace Gates. This is a resident operated initiative (working with the police) to monitor speeding within the…
Nov 11, 2015
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