Richard Riddle replied to Cllr Nick da Costa's forum post More space for walking and cycling
"Hi Mi, making streets safer for vunerable road users applies for all vunerable road users - including those with disabilities. The idea is to reduce non essential journies by car not to stop the use of motor vehicles. Filtered roads i.e. ones with l…"
May 19
Richard Riddle replied to Lucy Craig's forum post I want to try out an electric bike!
"Hi Lucy - I have lived in North London for ages and I can guarantee a eBike will manage the hills. As long as you buy a good one - you should be looking at a budget of around 1.5K (minimum) I think my bikes would be too big for you to try but I can…"
May 17
Richard Riddle replied to Cllr Nick da Costa's forum post More space for walking and cycling
"It's a good initiative and is happening in Lambeth and I believe Camden are also introducing extra segregated space for pedestrians and cyclists. Last week the SNT send round an email regarding traffic stops in Alexandra Palace. There were some arre…"
May 2
Richard Riddle replied to Annabel Gregory's forum post Neighbourhood Traffic meeting in Sweet Tree Café last Saturday 8th February
"Also number 5 is Haringey being 'dishonest'. They say they did not record operators or ownership but issued 113 penalty charges. So they must have known who they sent the penalty notices to. My thoughts were that Haringey didn't want residents to kn…"
Feb 26
Richard Riddle replied to Annabel Gregory's forum post Neighbourhood Traffic meeting in Sweet Tree Café last Saturday 8th February
"Here is the original FOI - it covered a period of 45 days
Re: Freedom of Information Act Request ref: LBH/5739816
 
Thank you for your request for information received on 24 October 2016, in which you asked for the following information as regards t…"
Feb 25
Richard Riddle replied to Annabel Gregory's forum post Neighbourhood Traffic meeting in Sweet Tree Café last Saturday 8th February
"I have found the original reply from Haringey (the findings cover 45 days)
Re: Freedom of Information Act Request ref: LBH/5739816
 
Thank you for your request for information received on 24 October 2016, in which you asked for the following informa…"
Feb 25
Richard Riddle replied to Annabel Gregory's forum post Neighbourhood Traffic meeting in Sweet Tree Café last Saturday 8th February
"Yes I did. I then had to submit an FOI as Haringey wouldn't tell me what the camera recorded! Needless to say the evidence showed that dozens and dozens of lorries were rat running along Albert Road - even though Haringey officers originally told me…"
Feb 24
Richard Riddle replied to Annabel Gregory's forum post Neighbourhood Traffic meeting in Sweet Tree Café last Saturday 8th February
"I lived on Albert Rd close to the Junction with Clyde Rd for about 8 years (I have now moved across Alexandra Park Rd to the Rhodes Ave area where there is traffic filtering and which I assure you is a whole other world. No speeding, noise, hooting,…"
Feb 23
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, 2018