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Policy:  T 2c: Cycle routes

The Proposals Map  [see appendix 1] shows specific routes along which the plan encourages cycling, It includes improvements to the safety and convenience of the routes, such as the designation of cycle lanes, sign posting, and the provision of cycle parking facilities.

Major travel generating development, including residential developments, will be expected to make provision for cyclists and link with existing and planned routes. All new developments will be expected to make provision for cycle parking in accordance with the standards set out in this plan.

Major new development will not be permitted where it interrupts established or proposed cycle routes.

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Note 1: The requirement for cycle places  is to reduce traffic and encourage cycling for a health and environmental benefits.

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