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Cycling in Leicester

Leicester has some active cycling groups:

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Latest photos of the area

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Narrow and barely perceptible cycle lanes.

Leicester’s precious New Walk.

Leicester’s precious New Walk.

New Walk meets Victoria Park.

Information board all about Evington Footway. www.storyofleicester.info https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Via_Devana

Evington Footway

London Road, Leicester

London Road, Leicester

London Road, Leicester

London Road

All the bike racks at this entrance to Leicester Station are gone, seek the bike park behind, and down a level.

Cycleway construction near Leicester’s Station.

Strictly no cycling on Leicester’s precious New Walk.

Leicester’s precious New Walk which strictly prohibits cycling, and these dark blocks are the latest initiative on that.

Open Streets events http://www.choosehowyoumove.co.uk/openstreets/

Leicester railway station

Peacock Lane, Leicester

River Soar developments

Forest Way NCN 63, Leicester's Route 2

New Parks Boulevard

Toucan crossing of a side road.

New Parks Way on Leicester's route 4

Glenfield Road

Glenfield Road

Glenfield Road

Western Park

Western Park

Western Park

Western Park

Western Park

BMX track on Western Park

Anti-motorbike barrier

Link between Hinckley Road and Western Park

Toucan crossing Hinckley Road

Hamelin Road

Hamelin Road

Hamelin Road

Hamelin Road

Hinckley Road, near Braunstone Park

Braunstone Park

Braunstone Park

Braunstone Park

Braunstone Park

Braunstone Park

Approaching Braunstone Park, Leicester

Gooding Avenue

Braunstone Avenue

Braunstone Avenue

Braunstone Avenue

Braunstone Avenue

Braunstone Avenue

Braunstone Avenue

Braunstone Avenue

Fullhurst Avenue

Fullhurst Avenue

Fullhurst Avenue

Fullhurst Avenue

Fullhurst Avenue

Fullhurst Avenue

Fullhurst Avenue - Merridale Medical Centre

Narborough Road

Narborough Road

Narborough Road

Narborough Road where route 3 changes to the other side for half a mile then back again.

Narborough Road Welcome to Leicester

Route 4 crosses Woodshawe Rise

Hand Avenue meets Braunstone Lane Cycle route sign points left to: Meridian Business Park Narborough

Hand Avenue / Braunstone Way

Bendbow Rise underpass

The barriers and bollards at this curious road layout seem over fussy.

Gallards Hill, Braunstone, Leicester

Vans might be alright! Suitable for cars Light vans at risk 2.6m 8'-9"

Lengthy guard rail protects the downhill section of path at the mini-roundabout junction with Hockley Farm Road.

Hockley Farm Road passes under Leicester's ring road.

Route 4 meets Hockley Farm Road

Steep link betwen the arms of a junction.

Hinckley Road / New Parks Way

Cycleway alongside New Parks Way The obscured sign directs to Braunstone straight on.

Cycleway alongside New Parks Way

Cycleway alongside New Parks Way

Cycleway above and away from the main road.

Route 4, New Parks Way, Leicester

Route 4, New Parks Way, Leicester

Crossing

Crossing of New Parks Boulevard.

Route 4 alongside New Park Boulevard

New Parks Way - an older generation of the signs with no mention of 'Route 4'.

Pelican crossing - with two cyclists waiting to cross New Parks Boulevard.

Route 4 alongside New Parks Boulevard

Route 4 New Parks Boulevard, Leicester

Route 4

New Parks Way

Route 4

Cycleway alongside New Parks Way There are two parallel similar quality paths along here and it's not clear which is for cycling and which is for pedestrians.

Cycleway alongside New Parks Way

New Parks Way

Route 4

Crossing on New Parks Way near Groby Road roundabout

Groby Road: crossing off the roundabout island

Crossing on roundabout island.

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