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[Image taken 27.9.22] Screwfix, James Street, York. [Note: No street view at this location.] Context: #186175, #186206. No space again for my cycle in the racks today. Two spaces used by staff cycles - no racks, no luggage, no attachments. ... [more]

[Image taken 27.9.22] Screwfix, James Street, York. [Note: No street view at this location.] Context: #186175, #186206. Screwfix is coming out of this rather well. The fast response to my initial email, the keeping in contact with me and, a ... [more]

[Image taken 25.9.22] Screwfix (Clifton Moor), Stirling Road, York. [NOTE: No streetview at this location] How do you get a cycle into these spaces? The access between the supports and the hedge is just 74cm, there’s very little room to m ... [more]

[Image taken 25.9.22] Screwfix (Clifton Moor), Stirling Road, York. The supports are not long enough… you wheel a cycle into cycle parking (or reverse it) and you need space in front of or behind the wheel. If you don’t have an integral ... [more]

[Image taken 25.9.22] Screwfix (Clifton Moor), Stirling Road, York. [NOTE: No streetview at this location] The racks in relation to the entrance to the retail outlet. They look straightforward to find, and practical to use. If only... Other ... [more]

[Image taken 25.9.22] Screwfix (Clifton Moor), Stirling Road, York. [NOTE: No streetview at this location] Context and links: #186295.

[Image taken 25.9.22] Screwfix (Clifton Moor), Stirling Road, York. [NOTE: No streetview at this location] Why does someone put cycle parking behind car parking? Why is it not picked up by planners that if there is motor vehicle parking in ... [more]

[Image taken 25.9.22] Wickes, Lysander Close, Clifton Moor, York. [NOTE: No streetview at this location] Five cycles using the racks at this DIY outlet today. The bollards protect: the cycles, the people on them, and the large manoeuvring s ... [more]

[Image taken 24.9.22] St Andrewgate, York. A stashed or abandoned sign, and a sandbag. Signs left like this can become hazards or be used as tools to destroy property or as weapons. Sandbags can explode (see: #186293). The grit released is ... [more]

[Image taken 22.9.22] Next to Bella Italia, Clifton Moor Gate, York. In most existing guides, the minimum recommended space between supports is 100cm. CYC is now recommending 120cm – this accommodates more shapes of people, panniers, lift ... [more]

[Image taken 22.9.22] Next to Bella Italia, Clifton Moor Gate, York. Other images here today: #186258, #186260. Approaching from off-road segregated cycle route alongside Clifton Moor Gate, the cycle parking is easy to find. It’s also eas ... [more]

[Image taken 22.9.22] Next to Bella Italia, Clifton Moor Gate, York. A rainy evening and I saw the covered cycle parking had a longer rig projecting from it. It was a Tagalong-style cycle trailer: a child size wheel ‘half’ cycle that at ... [more]

[Image taken 17.9.22] Screwfix, James Street, York. [Note: No street view at this location.] The site looking west, and east: #186211. Other images here today and links #186206.

[Image taken 17.9.22] Screwfix, James Street, York. [Note: No street view at this location.] The layout of the site looking east, and west: #186212. Other images here today and links #186206.

[Image taken 17.9.22] Screwfix, James Street, York. [Note: No street view at this location.] Both the cycles in the shelter belong to staff. There is no room for customers' cycles. Not only are the supports to close together but there is ju ... [more]

[Image taken 17.9.22] Screwfix, James Street, York. [Note: No street view at this location.] The spaces between the supports are just 68cm wide. My cycle - without me next to it and without me pulling it towards me to be able to load up is ... [more]

[More recent images - new problems but a positive meeting: #186340, #186341.] [Image taken 17.9.22] Screwfix, James Street, York. [Note: No street view at this location.] Returning two days after I emailed the CEO of Screwfix: action. The d ... [more]

[UPDATE: See #186206] [Image taken 15.9.22] Screwfix, James Street. York. [NOTE: No streetview at this location.] Boxed in by the drivers of: the dark vehicle on the far side of the cycle shelter (is that even intended for people to park on ... [more]

[More recent image here: #186206.] [Image taken 14.9.22] Screwfix, James Street, York. [Note: No street view at this location.] Positives: 1. There is cycle parking. 2. The cycle parking is covered. 3. The cycle parking is very close to the ... [more]

[Image taken 12.9.22] Aldi, Water Lane, York. The trailer is a minimum of 84cm wide. And that's when it is not moving. In use it will require more space. And a great deal more when turning. Context and link: #186149. As I was taking the mea ... [more]

[Image taken 12.9.22] Aldi, Water Lane, York. I (still) don't know if the two Sheffields at right angles to the run of racks are/were intended to be used for cycle parking but they work for longer rigs. The cycle plus trailer is 280cm long. ... [more]

[Image taken 10.9.22] Deangate, York. Four Tier hire cycles all but fill the onstreet public racks. Overview Tiers: #164663. Other images today: #186099, #186100, #186101.

[Image taken 5.9.22] Burger King, Clifton Moor, York. Plus points: the box for cycle parking has been checked. The racks are close to the entrance and easy to find. They are overlooked which might help keep cycles safe particularly those of ... [more]

[Image taken 5.9.22] Burger King, Clifton Moor, York. As I stood taking photos, a staff member cycled up. He used the end space because his cycle would not fit anywhere else. End spaces (see: #183749) ought to be marked for family/disabled ... [more]

[Image taken 5.9.22] Burger King, Clifton Moor, York. This branch of Burger King burnt down. (Link to newspaper report: #174310.) It is a drive thru. It has been rebuilt. It has toastrack Sheffields by way of cycle parking. This is the wors ... [more]

[Image taken 27.8.22] Boyes, Goodramgate, York. No room at the racks. The owner of the freestanding cycle was unable to park. He is therefore 'bike sitting' rather than accompanying his partner, and shopping in Boyes (www.boyes.co.uk/york-e ... [more]

[Image taken 26.8.22] York. The racks are too close to the wall. I had full panniers. I could not get my cycle far enough in to securely and reliably lean it against the racks. (The luggage was too heavy to take off and carry inside. But it ... [more]

[Image taken 26.8.22] Yorvik Gillygate Practice, [www.jorvikgillygatepractice.co.uk/] Woolpack House, St Saviour's Place, York. The racks are too close together. Other images of a problem with this parking today: #185796. Other images today ... [more]

[Image taken 23.8.22] Library Square, Museum Street/Lendal Bridge, York. Two Tier e-cycles (overview #164663) obstruct Sheffields but do not use them. The cycle parking here is hugely in demand: from people visiting the library to those wal ... [more]

[Image taken 20.8.22] Monks Cross retail centre, Huntington/York. Well used cycle parking... But two motorcyclists arrived as I was leaving. They drove from the corner over this area. One is obstructing the cycle parking. Related image toda ... [more]

[Image taken 20.8.22] LNER Community Stadium, York. York was playing at home. The carparks were chokka. But so were the Sheffield racks. I am noticing motorcycles appearing in cycle parking where I haven't seen any before. There was anothe ... [more]

[Image taken 20.8.22] Deangate, York. The racks are still too close to the kerb (see: #182113. But the bollard is protecting the endspace. There’s room for a ‘york’cycle – a wider and/or longer design bespoke or adapted for one or a ... [more]

[Image taken 20.8.22] Rodgers, Julia Avenue, Monks Cross, Huntington, York. [NOTE: street view shows the pre-2018 iteration of this outlet.] Location of the new – August 2022 – Sheffields at the Rodgers (www.rodgersofyork.co.uk/) furnit ... [more]

[Image taken 20.8.22] Rodgers, Julia Avenue, Monks Cross, Huntington, York. [NOTE: street view shows the pre-2018 iteration of this outlet.] Context: #175252. City of York Council Planning Enforcement reconsidered. And now Rodgers has pract ... [more]

[Image taken 16.8.22] Taco Bell, Taco Bell, Monks Cross Drive, Huntington, York. Three cycles already in situ when we arrived. One is an e-cycle. As the cafe was quiet I think this may be how the staff get here. More provision needed! Locat ... [more]

[Image taken 11.8.22] Library Square, Museum Street/Lendal Bridge, York. Two Tier hire e-cycles (context: #185003) and a motorcycle on the Sheffields here. Other image today and links: #185485.

[Image taken 12.8.22] Covid vaccination centre, Pedestrian and Cycle Entrance, Askham Bar, Tadcaster Road, York. [NOTE: Location approximate] Tier hire e-scooters and e-cycles. And the excellent cycle parking: Sheffields, well spaced (wide ... [more]

[UPDATE 29.7.22. I asked: "Have you changed the operating model? Have you changed the rental rates? Have you changed the geo-fencing?" Response from Tier; "Yes, CYC passed the decision to permit TIER e-bikes to be parked at cycle racks acro ... [more]

[Image taken 17.7.22] Asda, Jockey Lane, Monks Cross, Huntington/York. NOTE: No street view at this location] The racks are full. The bollards make it difficult to get to/from them. The spacing between the supports/securing bars is too narr ... [more]

[Image taken 17.7.22] Asda, Jockey Lane, Monks Cross, Huntington/York. NOTE: No street view at this location] The racks are full. These are under cover. A staff member told me he believed there is no cycle parking for staff - they share the ... [more]

[Image taken 17.7.22] Asda, Jockey Lane, Monks Cross, Huntington/York. NOTE: No street view at this location] The racks are full. The bollards make it difficult to get to/from them. The parked vehicles obstruct access from that side. The ra ... [more]

[Image taken 17.7.22] Asda, Jockey Lane, Monks Cross, Huntington/York. NOTE: No street view at this location] A parked vehicle and bollards obstruct access to the Sheffield racks. All images here today: #184983.

[Image taken 17.7.22] Asda, Jockey Lane, Monks Cross, Huntington/York. NOTE: No street view at this location] A parked vehicle and bollards obstruct access to the Sheffield racks. The ‘wheelbenders’ on the right are unprotected from veh ... [more]

[Image taken 21.7.22] LNER Community Stadium, Huntington, York. [NOTE: No street view at this location] Context: #184981.

[Image taken 21.7.22] LNER Community Stadium, Huntington, York. [NOTE: No street view at this location] As I cycled through here the adult of a family of three was locking up her 'York'cycle (as the large front basket gives it carrying capa ... [more]

[Image taken 17.7.22] Deangate, York. What looks like a broken rack is a folded up FollowMe (www.followmetandem.co.uk/) tandem 'hitch'. (And in use: #166269.) They look very practical - perhaps the next stage from a balance bike (a cycle wi ... [more]

[Image taken 17.7.22] Aldi, Kathryn Avenue, Huntington, York. The location of the Sheffield racks closest to the entrance are this side of the trolley park. There are no dropped kerbs so everyone has to bump/heave their cycle up/down to rea ... [more]

[Image taken 17.7.22] Aldi, Jockey Lane/Kathryn Avenue, Huntington, York. I've learned over the years that just because I don't see something in use doesn't mean it's not used. But who would use the racks at this, far end, of Aldi? Yes, the ... [more]

[Image taken 17.7.22] Monks Cross Park and Ride, Monks Cross, Huntington/York. The end spaces could be wider and marked up for use by longer and wider cycles and/or for people with mobility issues: #170171. This is a missed opportunity. Con ... [more]

[Image taken 17.7.22] Monks Cross Park and Ride, Monks Cross, Huntington/York. Context and links: #184964.

[Image taken 17.7.22] Monks Cross Park and Ride, Monks Cross, Huntington/York. This e-cargo cycle was an exciting sight: the first I've seen here. But it highlights the issues. There’s lots of cycle parking and it’s the Sheffield variet ... [more]

[Image taken 19.7.22] Roomzzz, York. Context and links: #184941.

[Image taken 19.7.22] Roomzzz, York. The racks for customers using the Roomzzz hotel www.roomzzz.com/aparthotels/york) cafe were put in after I spoke to the manager soon after it opened in December 2019. I was excited to see the Sheffields ... [more]

[Image taken 19.7.22] York rail station, York. [NOTE: No street view at this location.] The cycle in the top rack has two locks. The red D lock is through the front wheel and the rack. The cable lock is through the frame, the rear wheel, th ... [more]

[Image taken 19.7.22] York rail station, York. [NOTE: No street view at this location.] The cycle in the lower rack has two locks. The D lock is through the frame and the rack though not through the rear wheel. The cable lock is through the ... [more]

[Image taken 19.7.22] York rail station, York. [NOTE: No street view at this location.] The poster tells you how to use the two-tier racks. It tells you the station owner (LNER) takes no responsibility for loss or theft of a cycle. It doesn ... [more]

[Image taken 18.7.22] York rail station, York. [NOTE: No street view at this location] The green cycle has a Deliveroo/food delivery bag in front of it. Presumably the rider commutes to this city to work. Other image York station today and ... [more]

[Image taken 18.7.22] York rail station, York. [NOTE: No street view at this location] This trike is only locked to itself. It is not secured to the rack. Other image this trike here today: #184893 and links. Observations about securing cyc ... [more]

[Image taken 18.7.22] York rail station, York. [NOTE: No street view at this location] Despite the inaccessibility of these racks for very many people this trike user has managed to insert the cycle between other machines. Other image this ... [more]

[Image taken 18.7.22] York rail station, York. [NOTE: No street view at this location] The two-tier racks are full again. Despite being inaccessible to many cyclists. The racks emptied out during covid. (During part of 2020 we were not perm ... [more]

[Image taken 18.7.22] Starbucks-Greggs, Foss Islands, York. [NOTE: No street view at this location] Context and links: #184890.

[Image taken 18.7.22] Starbucks-Greggs, Foss Islands, York. [NOTE: No street view at this location] The Sheffields are a non-standard design (made inhouse by the company that owned the restaurant previously on this site?) and are too close ... [more]

[Image taken 18.7.22] Tower Gardens, York. [NOTE: No street view at this location] Well-spaced racks (115cm between the supports) with end spaces that can accommodate longer and/or wider cycles or groups/families sharing locks (see:#185003) ... [more]

[Image taken 16.7.22] Sainsbury’s Local, Fulford Road junction with Wenlock Terrace, York. I took the image to send to Aldi… as I think additional cycle parking is needed at their Monks Cross (Kathryn Avenue) outlet: #182645. I also thi ... [more]

[Image taken 16.7.22] Sainsbury’s Local, Fulford Road junction with Wenlock Terrace, York. I took the image to show the two arrangements/locations of the Sheffield stands (cycle parking) here. There are two parallel to the wall closer to ... [more]

[Image taken 14.7.22] B&Q, Rawcliffe, York. This e-cycle owner chose a trailer with a handle. Very practical. He said it saves him a lot of loading/unloading when moving purchases from the cycle to the garden where he'll be using them. You ... [more]

[Image taken 14.7.22] B&Q, Rawcliffe, York. A second trailer user has found the cycle parking here today. But, people are finding it by chance. This person said previously he'd ridden to the back of the store and put his rig there. He'd fou ... [more]

[Image taken 14.7.22] B&Q, Rawcliffe, York. On my first visit after the new provision went in I noted (see: #182710) the bollards were sufficiently far back to accommodate manoeuvring and... trailers. This one arrived while I was inside. An ... [more]

[Image taken 11.7.22] Rowntree Park, outside the Reading Cafe, York. [NOTE: No street view at this location.] A Nihola e-cargo cycle (https://nihola.com/) on the end of the tranche of Sheffields. This shows the usefulness of these end space ... [more]

[Image taken 9.7.22] B&Q, Rawcliffe/Clifton Moor, York. Location of the new sign (and the excellent cycle parking). Other image here today and links: #184365.

[Image taken 9.7.22] B&Q, Rawcliffe/Clifton Moor, York. A sign has been added: Cycle shelter only. It's an attractive sign. Alas it is outside of the cycle parking so for some people this is not sufficiently clear/or a nudge to return their ... [more]

[Image taken 9.7.22] Sofology, Hurricane Way, York. [NOTE: No exact street view at this location] Location of racks. See also: #184362 and links.

[Image taken 9.7.22] Sofology, Hurricane Way, York. [NOTE: No exact street view at this location] New spacing: 92cm and 94cm. Context and previous measurements: #167732. Other image this subject today and links: #184361.

[Image taken 9.7.22] Sofology, Hurricane Way, York. The location of the racks is good. Previous discussion: #167727. Other image this subject today and links: #184361.

[Image taken 9.7.22] Sofology, Hurricane Way, York. The racks were previously just 74cm apart. Context: #167727. Previous image: #169114. In the first week of July, they were re-spaced to the 93cm and 94cm in the image. The planning enforce ... [more]

[Image taken 9.7.22] Ethel Ward Memorial Playing Field, Calf Close, Haxby. Lock sharing... A vibrant child's cycle and a no less brightly coloured balance bike adorn this Sheffield. Other image here today and links: #184354.

[Image taken 9.7.22] Ethel Ward Memorial Playing Field, Calf Close, Haxby. This Tier hire e-cycle (see: #164663) was an unexpected sight at Haxby Carnival. The number of cycles was woeful. The number of motor vehicles was worrying. The spac ... [more]

[Image taken 8.7.22] Parliament Street, York. The cycle parking in York centre moves. If there is an event on or an ‘attraction’ such as a merry go round, the racks are relocated. This is stressful and definitely not conducive to encour ... [more]

[Image taken 25.6.22] Lidl, James Street, York. [Note: No street view at this location.] Cycle parking supports other active travel modes too. See also: #183669 and #182299. Other images today and links: #183747.

[Image taken 25.6.22] Waitrose, Foss Islands Road, York. Context and links: #183754.

[Image taken 25.6.22] Waitrose, Foss Islands Road, York. Showing that you load a cycle from the side (see also: #183755) and the importance of the parking being on level ground - compare with: #179500. Other image here today and links: #183 ... [more]

[Image taken 25.6.22] Waitrose, Foss Islands Road, York. Other image here today and links: #183752. Showing how convenient and easy it is to get and return a trolley if you are using the cycle parking. This proximity means you don't leave a ... [more]

[Image taken 25.6.22] Waitrose, Foss Islands Road, York. Context: #182861. Two cycles on the new racks today when we arrived. But people are finding them: #183755 despite there being no signage here or at the entrance to the site. Other ima ... [more]

[Image taken 26.6.22] Tesco, Clifton Moor, York. Lock sharing. Rack sharing. The space between the supports of this toastrack (linked) Sheffield rack is too limited even to get a tiny bike in the same space as an adult's cycle. The routes a ... [more]

[UPDATE: #184365, #184366] [Image taken 26.6.22] B&Q, Rawcliffe/Clifton Moor, York. Still no signage stating this is cycle parking. (Subtext: Do not leave trolleys here.) My cycling partner moved a trolley in case someone on a cycle arrived ... [more]

[Image taken 26.6.22] Currys, Rawcliffe/Clifton Moor, York. I took the image to illustrate that for cycle parking to be useful and used, it has to be near the destination. Not least at a location people will have luggage - cycle baggage is ... [more]

[Image taken 21.6.22] College Street, junction with Deangate and Goodramgate, York. Convenient (for city centre, cafes, the Minster…) cycle parking. Accessible. Spaced widthwise to be practical. And there’s room behind for an attachment ... [more]

[Image taken 21.6.22] Deangate, York. [NOTE: The location is approximate.] The buggy is parked independently of the cycle. They are not sharing a lock. They are not connected items (compare with later image of this trailer: #184775). This s ... [more]

[Image taken 17.6.22] Deangate, York. The cycle parking is convenient and wellspaced widthwise. But longer cycles are not catered for. The tandem would be vulnerable if it took up space on the carriageway. As it is, it obstructs the pavemen ... [more]

[Image taken 17.6.22] Deangate, York. Second set of well spaced Sheffield racks. The others (see: #183621) fill up faster likely because they are closer to where people want to be. There is a cycle with front carrier and permanent panniers ... [more]

[Image taken 17.6.22] Deangate, York. [NOTE: Full rack due to the practical design and it being where people need cycle parking. The cycles are right up to the kerb. There's no room for longer designs (see: #183625) or cycles with an attach ... [more]

[Image taken 17.6.22] Deangate, York. [NOTE: The position is approximate.] This image shows the value of the end space... There's room for this couple to secure their cycles together - they shared locks. Other image here today, links and co ... [more]

[Image taken 17.6.22] Deangate, York. [NOTE: The position is approximate.] I’ve taken images here before. I took this series today to show what cycle parking is/should be. The location is popular: it's by the Minster, cafes, the shopping/ ... [more]

[Image taken 27.5.22] Asda, Monks Cross, Huntington/York. Context and links: #183020.

[Later image: #183782] [Image taken 27.5.22] Asda, Monks Cross, Huntington/York. A couple of weeks ago a student asked me how he could sell his bicycle. He wasn't aware of any physical noticeboards at the Uni. He said it wasn't a good one i ... [more]

[Image taken 27.5.22] Asda, Monks Cross, Huntington/York. Context and links: #183016.

[Image taken 27.5.22] Asda, Monks Cross, Huntington/York. Clear cycle parking (destination) signage. (Other good examples see also: #182704, #174629.) Other image same location, same reason but with Asda logo visible: #183017. Other images ... [more]

[Image taken 25.5.22] Waitrose, Foss Islands Road, York. The ‘aisle’ is just 150cm. See: Cycle Infrastructure Design LTN 1/20 Table 11-2: Recommended and minimum dimensions for banks of Sheffield stands in https://assets.publishing.serv ... [more]

[Image taken 25.5.22] Waitrose, Foss Islands Road, York. The end of a group of racks is where there can be more space not less, and used for oversized rigs or groups, for example a family, sharing locks. However, I don't think it would be p ... [more]

[Image taken 25.5.22] Waitrose, Foss Islands Road, York. Other images of the cycle parking here today and links: #182861. The spacing between the uprights is 96cm and 100cm. This is the minimum recommended. Yet people come here to shop for ... [more]

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