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Motor traffic being replaced by trams

Cycle route north of Manchester Cathedral

Footpath by the River Irwell towards Manchester Cathedral

Cut-through by the River Irwell in Manchester

Cycle parking at the People's History Museum

Cycle parking at the People's History Museum

map showing walking and cycling routes along the Irwell in Salford

No Entry except trams and cycles, straight ahead into Exchange Square. The painted cycle lane appears to encourage cyclists to risk left hooks rather than cycling closer to the tramlines. The road-width decreases suddenly just behind the ... [more]

No Left Turn except cycles, near Exchange Square (see also #72729).

Cycle parking at Manchester Oxford Road station

More cycle parking needed at Manchester Oxford Road station

Footpath by the Rochdale Canal

Limited cycle parking at the St Peter's Square Metrolink stop, Manchester

Green stripe leading to the Manchester Cycle Hub

Cycle Hub at City Tower, Manchester

Cycle route crossing the Manchester Metrolink tram lines.

A bike on a trailer towed by a bike, beside the Manchester Metrolink tram lines

No cycle phase on this crossing of the Manchester Metrolink tram lines.

Cyclist on the Manchester Metrolink tram lines

Footbridge to Manchester Piccadilly station

Cycle route by the Metrolink tram lines by Manchester Piccadilly station

Cycle lights on this crossing over the Manchester Metrolink tram lines.

Why the Cyclists Dismount sign when it's a normal public highway and there's a cycle phase on the crossing?

Cycle signage at Piccadilly station

Parking for rail staff around the back of Piccadilly station

Trams Only on the (then) new Metrolink route east from Manchester Piccadilly.

No Cycling, No Pedestrians in the (then) new tram tunnel beneath Manchester Piccadilly station

Some signs in need of a clean. The route to the City Centre diverges at a point off to the right, and the railing of a flight of steps can just be seen in front of the bridge.

A very poor entrance to the Hendham Vale path next to Queen's Park.

With signs for NCN60 on the Hendham Vale path visible in the background, why not create a new path across this grass? See also #72645.

A chicane barrier each side of the gate in Queen's Park, but with the cycle route heading for the Hendham Vale path to the right, why exit the park here at all? See also #72646.

A gate at the entrance to Queen's Park, with gaps at either side for cycling and walking. However, the red sign says "No Unauthorised Vehicles" without saying if cycles are allowed. The rising bollards behind the gate appear to be a bit ... [more]

I'm sure this could have been implemented better. Bear in mind anyone approaching this on the road will be cycling at speed, possibly being followed by a bus (or some other large vehicle) in the bus lane.

A single-stage toucan crossing across Rochdale Road dual carriageway, connecting the shared-use footway of NCN60 to the entrance to Queen's Park. This is about the best feature of NCN60 in this area, which is generally baffling in its extra ... [more]

A city-bound cycle lane on Rochdale Road. Although not continuous, it has its uses for passing queuing traffic.

A limited amount of cycle parking outside the Museum of Science and Industry in Manchester.

Cycles allowed to make right turn outside Oxford Road station into Whitworth Street West (and thus access Oxford Street), when other vehicles restricted to left turn only.

Some cycle parking stands outside of Oxford Road station.

A cycle parking store at Oxford Road station in Manchester. The two-way cycle lane along the front is not so good, but can easily be ignored.

@OfficialTfGM @ManCityCouncil How do you legally continue to ride towards Deansgate from here? https://t.co/sLmLMkxyhN

Rarely 10 spaces available for cycles as these stands get used by motorcycles too.

#space4parking on the footway by MMU's new Birley Fields development. Note the man in the white van carrying a fire extinguisher was genuinely loading but had to stop in the carriageway as all the loading bays were parked in. Also note the ... [more]

Manchester UHSM aka Wythenshawe Hospital encourages people to cycle there. http://www.uhsm.nhs.uk/pages/cycletouhsm.aspx

From: http://madcyclelanesofmanchester.blogspot.co.uk/2015/08/new-victoria-station-tram-crossing-todd.html

Mid-path barrier on the Fallowfield Loop, near St Werburgh's Road Metrolink Station

Shared path along Simonsway Route 85

Poor shared-use route to Manchester Airport

Shared-use route over Manchester Airport station

No bikes (except folders) on the Manchester Metrolink tram system

Cycle track beside the newest Metrolink tram line at Robinswood Road station

Convertible space in a Class 323 local train from Manchester Airport

Obstructed shared-use path over Manchester Airport station

Poor shared-use route to Manchester Airport

Poor shared-use route to Manchester Airport

Poor shared-use provision at Manchester Airport

Hi @NisaLocally, why are your delivery vehicles always blocking the cycle lane on this busy stretch of road? http://t.co/N2ZRcHsiUs

parking on pavement situation outside #Levenshulme High School #errwoodroad What about pedestrians? Cc @ChrispLOL http://t.co/qHTdEX4uA8

Mersey Path TPT South Manchester in Didsbury. If you do decide to restrict cycle flow by placing barriers please make the barrier ends rounded. Picture on the left shows rounded corners on the access barrier but NOT on the railing end. The ... [more]

This is supposed to be a cycle lane, not an obstacle course @MikeKaneMP , lunatics and asylum springs to mind ! http://t.co/LK59Raj36M

A good shared space at Mcr University has now been turned into this - including cycling on the right!

Coffee Cranks here and All over Manchester https://www.facebook.com/CoffeeCranksCooperative https://twitter.com/Cyclinstructor/status/499489845363093504 Mon - Fri 10 -4pm PFBH.org.uk http://www.manchesterconfidential.co.uk/Food-and-Drink/Co ... [more]

Sandbar120 Grosvenor St, Manchester M1 7HL If you know any cycle friendly pubs/cafes let us know on twitter with #cyclinn @GMcycling and Also if you know of any cycle friendly cafes/pubs or bars in and around Manchester, please email Sarah ... [more]

Narrow kerbed cycle lane in the door zone of marked parking bays on the pavement. If you manage to swerve to avoid a door opening in your path then kerb will ensure you fall over. Lethal.

Protected cycle lane next to a 30mph dual carriageway in Manchester near British Cycling's National Cycle Centre. This side road is for an event car park, quiet at times, very busy at others. Crossing the side road has two options: (1 ... [more]

Manchester NCN60 and NCN62 Chorlton/Sale border near Jackson's Boat Pub. A set of steps is to be removed and replaced with a ramp suitable for cycles. Jackson's Bridge will be closed from 19th to 21st Feb and 18th to 20th March for upgradin ... [more]

UPDATE SEE PHOTOS https://twitter.com/Cyclinstructor/status/436551689860964352 Manchester NCN60 and NCN62 Chorlton/Sale border near Jackson's Boat Pub. A set of steps is to be removed and replaced with a ramp suitable for cycles. Jackson' ... [more]

Manchester Victoria Station Vehicle completely blocking this cycle route for at least 3 hours How's my driving 0808 1682494 reg YR61 MWA. Notice also British Transport Police @ChiefBTP vehicle parked on pavement and NOT booking this vehicle ... [more]

Manchester Castlfield desire line to bridge requires proper surfacing to encourage more use

Manchester Cornbrook Access off Dawson Street to Potato Wharf near Bridgewater Canal and River Medlock

Manchester Cornbrook Accessoff Dawson Street to Potato Wharf near Bridgewater Canal and River Medlock

Manchester Cornbrook Access to Bridgewater Canal off Dawson Street

Manchester Cornbrook Narrow Access to Bridgewater Canal off Hulme Hall Road

Manchester Victoria Station Cycleway across tram lines and on to Chethams school of music. Road works here with temporary traffic lights with no thought whatsoever for the stranded cyclists here !

Cycle parking

Manchester Cycle Hub cycle parking.

Contraflow

Rare use of a Stop sign in the UK.

Bike in a pink window.

Sign to deter bike thieves. See #58239.

Cycle parking is removed (see Google image of how it looked before) to make way for commercial activities. Cycle infrastructure does generate business though. https://twitter.com/cbruntlett/status/367312232511582209/photo/1 Planning obligat ... [more]

Palatine Road South Manchester approaching Lapwing Lane. Reported by @billypilgrimage Signs are placed on the MANDATORY cycle lane.

Palatine Road South Manchester approaching Lapwing Lane. Reported by @billypilgrimage Signs are placed on the already narrow cycle lane.

#AskGMP disrespect of mandatory cycle lanes by police.

UPDATE4 A few neighbours have reported attempted muggings on Hulme Street (by the Mancunian way crossing) over the last few weeks. Please stay safe if you are in the area after dark! https://twitter.com/redbricksonline/status/105760833704 ... [more]

UPdate Aug 18th 2016 going to – Horseshoe Ringley via the NCN6 and Irwell Sculpture Trail Gladstone statue in Albert Square MCR. Meeting point for the GMCC social rides once a month usually the penultimate Thursday but see the www.gmcc.or ... [more]

Hanover Street in Manchester ee also #48787 and #48788

Impossible one way street in Manchester. Useful 2 way route for cyclists see also #48790 and #48787 This is quite near the coop HQ

New route for cyclists down Dantzic Street passed the new Coop building and across the main Inner Circular Route and Miller street see also #48790 and #48788

Right at the top of heaton park

Apparently this photo of a Police officer parking across double yellow lines while nipping into a local supermarket went viral, from... http://www.manchestereveningnews.co.uk/news/greater-manchester-news/police-have-been-warned-not-to-pa ... [more]

This is an internal view of the Koffee Lock Cycle Cafe - the tables are recycled old pallets from Murry's Mill which once where used to support bales of cotton. The artwork pictures are internal shots of Murray's Mill taken by Garry Lomas ... [more]

Manchester - Cotton Street Ancoats http://www.koffeelock.com/ A new facility for cycle parking. The sign is in need of changing to reflect the low risk of cycling and encourage this activity. Suggested rewording of this paragraph "Cycling i ... [more]

UPDATE June 2013 the Fallowfield Loop has at last been liberated at the eastern end as the route through the Bellway estate at Fairfield has been opened up properly! Many thanks to all those who contacted Bellway, Tameside MBC and Counci ... [more]

Manchester University covered parking is available for the staff and Post Grads ONLY. Shelters for bikes are located throuhout the Oxford Road campus

Manchester University has plenty of uncovered cycle parking for the students. Covered parking is available for the staff and Post Grads

Manchester University has plenty of uncovered cycle parking for the students. Covered parking is available for the staff and Post Grads

Manchester University has plenty of uncovered cycle parking for the students. Covered parking is available for the staff and Post Grads

Manchester University has plenty of uncovered cycle parking for the students. Covered parking is available for the staff and Post Grads

Manchester University has plenty of uncovered cycle parking for the students. Covered parking is available for the staff and Post Grads

Manchester Greenheys Lane on route to the University. Signs that distract the person on a bike. No idea why (or how). From Newcastle Cycling ‏@NewCycling To @GMcycling "there's only ever one". Classic

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