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Can we make crossing the A38 in Mackworth easier?

This short section of the A38 has a 40 mph limit as it goes between two roundabouts, at Ashbourne Road (A52) and the ‘grand canyon’ where it joins the A5111 Derby ring road.  At busy timesslow moving queues can reach all the way along the … Continue reading

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Better town planning now can reduce future obesity

Last week I was in a meeting to hear evidence from the Campaign for Better Transport about the importance of getting town planning right to support sustainable travel. This weekend I have been in Eastleigh, going door to door delivering … Continue reading

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Transport solutions – what are they?

I’ve just been queuing out of town along Uttoxeter New Road.  Actually that’s not quite true.  I was on my bicycle, so when there was space between the queuing vehicles and the kerb I moved up in ‘my’ lane on … Continue reading

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Local Plans – get involved now!

Three times in the last two weeks I have had a chance to comment on what the future balance of homes and open space should be in Derby – and also other spatial-related things like where to put business and how to get … Continue reading

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