Gaywood Parkway Park: Decision Deferred

The borough council planning committee meeting to consider the Gaywood Parkway Park development has deferred the decision indefinitely, due to the late publication of the officer report. At the time of writing, I am not sure if this is the first of the objections KLWNBUG raised in our recent response to the report, or another ...

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Closes Sun 14 March: NCR1 / Gaywood Road Crossing

There is a consultation currently running about proposed changes to where National Cycle Route 1 Sandringham Railway Path crosses Gaywood Road near Strikes and KES until Sunday 14th March. Here is an excerpt of the proposed design: Initial comments from this month's online meeting were that: we welcome the possible increased capacity from a wider ...

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Demo Sat 10th Oct 11am at Hardings Way

Kevin Waddington wrote to ‎Climate Change – King’s Lynn: There will be a demonstration this Saturday 10th October at 11.00am at the South Lynn end of Hardings Way. This has been timed to correspond for the same weekend the actual roadworks on Hardings Way are scheduled to begin. It will be a good opportunity to ...

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Apology Accepted

The Lynn News reports that UK Power Networks has apologised for the substandard blocking of the Reffley-Springwood cycleway. Thank you UK Power Networks. We hope that future diversions by you and other utility companies will be signed properly in future, in line with the Code of Practice on Safety at Streetworks which says "You must ...

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KLWNBUG Objections to Parkway Park Development

Please send any objections as soon as possible to 20/00724/FM which you should be able to do by clicking "Respond to this consultation" on https://www.streetfocus.uk/map/KingsLynn/20/00724/FM/#15/52.74718/0.42518 - after 29 March 2021, email borough.planning@west-norfolk.gov.uk with 20/00724/FM in the subject line and hopefully your comments should be received as late correspondence for the planning committee. This development would ...

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Harding's Way: Baffling Failure of Public Health

In June 2018, KLWNBUG was invited to comment on a response from Norfolk's Director of Public Health that included "I am told the design meets all national design requirements, including Manual for Streets and current best practice, such as general principles from the London Cycle Design Standards. The Harding’s Way walking and cycling route will ...

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Happy 16th, Harding's Way!

SOUTH LYNN, 12th Oct 2019 -- A group of local residents, cyclists and walkers today celebrated 16 years of Harding's Way with music, cake and sweets. The tarmac Sustrans route was originally built in 2003, part-funded by a Safe Route to School grant. MJ Ray of KLWNBUG said: "It's amazing that South Lynn's great greenway ...

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