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Photo listing : general sign/notices (good practice)

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This listing only shows photos within York.
Go to the national CycleStreets photo listings for photos beyond.

[Image taken 19.6.21] York rail station. Good practice. Many people park their cycles at the station for differing lengths of time. This sign is where people on cycles can see it, it's bright red so very visible and the image shows immediat ... [more]

[Update: see #170258] [Image taken 1.6.21] Marygate car park, York. Environment Agency notices with map and QR code informing people about the diversion in place for most of June 2021. Note: the access to the 'footpath' is important to peop ... [more]

[Image taken 21.5.21] Marygate carpark, York. Explanation for the hoardings and the reduced capacity of the car park went up this week. See also: #169468, #169469, #169470, #169471. Other issues here today: #169466.

[Image taken 12.5.21] Terry Avenue, York. Details of the ‘Clementhorpe Flood Alleviation Scheme’. The start date is given as ‘winter 2020’. It will be 17 May 2021. The same sign was also installed opposite Roomzzz hotel. Other rela ... [more]

[Image taken 23.4.21] Clifton, Moor Gate, York. Narrow Lane Do Not Overtake Cyclists sign. See: #164310 for the local transport planner's take on the signs.

[Image taken 17.4.21] New Walk junction with Blue Bridge Lane. Covid-19 safety information on a banner on railings where people will see it - at the point they pass on foot or cycle. This is good practice. But it doesn't extend to signage. ... [more]

[Image taken 6.4.21] Clifton Backies, York. These signs (installed 2020) at Clifton Backies ( are attractive and informative. I'd like to see a version at the cycle-ped-wheelchair entrance to New Earswick vill ... [more]

[Image taken 6.4.21] Clifton Backies, York. There are several of these in the Reserve. This one is at the entrance from Sutton Way. See also (Clifton Backies board): #166682 (New Earswick): #166666

[Image taken 1.4.21] Tesco Extra, Clifton Moor, York. This toast rack (cycle parking) is well signposted. Alas the 'Toblerone'-designs don't support cycles. As a result many people use the railings around the trolley parks instead. See also ... [more]

[Image taken 31.3.21] Hurrah! A No vehicle idling sign. It's at a bus stop on Museum Street, York. Clutter be damned! Let's hope it's the first of very many. And that it leads to attitude and behaviour changes among all drivers, professiona ... [more]

[Image taken 25.3.21] Rougier Street, York. Northern Gas Networks corona board with a clear company name and freephone number. See also: #166254

[Image taken 19.12.20] Except cycles sign installed mid-December 2020 on Clifford Street, York. As part of the covid-19 distancing measures, Coppergate was closed in the eastbound direction to all traffic except cycles. However, people on C ... [more]

This is where pavements were invented.

York Station cycle facilities information

Sign reads 'Cyclists Proceed to Junction' - cars presumably are held back on a red light to allow long vehicles to turn.

Disabled badge holders only, max 10mph.

Excellent cycle map of York - available online at or

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