On 29 October, Caroline fomally received the London Cycling Campaign’s 7500-signature petition to the Mayor, calling for urgent action on dangerous junctions. It will be formally presented to the Mayor on 11 November.
Caroline met the LCC campaigners at the junction of Theobald’s Road and Southampton Row in Holborn – part of the Holborn Gyratory, where seven cyclists have lost their lives since 2008.
“It is hugely regrettable that another petition calling for action to address such a dangerous junction and stretch of road is even necessary.
“I only hope that the message is finally heard that no cyclist or pedestrian should have to face such horrific dangers on our roads.
“It is now time for action not excuses.”
Read more at road.cc.