An ‘abomination of A-boards’ says Mary after Kentish Town check

In this video Mary and Robert talk about their experience of walking down Kentish Town road. Mary and Robert were checking how accessible the road is for Disabled people. Their findings will be fed back to Camden Disability Action’s (CDA) Street Access Co-Production Team, which includes Councillor Adam Harrison and Council Officer Karl Brierley as […]

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We need new ideas to deal with congestion on Kentish Town Road, says Oliver

Rainbow painted on a road

Dealing with congestion is a challenge which is why it is important to trial new ideas.  A solution for the Kentish Town Road pavement widening is to remove the kerb entirely and create a shared space for pedestrians and cars. The Streetscape at Exhibition Road near the Science Museum is a good example of how […]

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Mik suggests solution to Arlington Road LTN

  In this video Mik suggests a solution to the LTN access problems faced by Blue Badge Holders. Mik suggests using Congestion Charging Exemption systems to allow Blue Badge Holders to access to roads closed to other motorists. This piece is part of a series of ‘solutions focussed’ reports the CDA community reporters are planning […]

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More electric car charge points needed, says Mary

There are increasing numbers of electric cars in my area despite their high prices. The problem is some locals are charging their pollution-busting vehicles from their homes, which has resulted in cables being draped across pavements. For cane users like myself these cables are extremely difficult to navigate across even if small mats are laid […]

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Jill and Mary grill urban design company over Dartmouth Park ‘rules’

Chetwynd Road

In this piece, community reporters Jill and Mary interview design engineer Rebecca Jones from Urban Movement about the Dartmouth Park ‘charter’. Working together with the Dartmouth Park Neighbourhood Forum, Urban Movement held in-depth conversations with local residents, businesses and organisations last year before writing up a report and setting out its ‘charter’ of rules or […]

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