Bollards placed in the middle of cycle lane an 'accident waiting to happen'

Cheshire East Council installs 10 black bollards down the middle of a cycleway in Sandbach to stop vehicles using it as a shortcut

(Photo: Arne Huckelheim/CC3.0)

A cyclist has slated his local council for installing bollards down the middle of a cycle path in Sandbach, Cheshire.

While Cheshire East Council says the bollards are in place to stop vehicles using the cycleway as a shortcut, Cycling UK member Matthias Bunte says they are an "accident waiting to happen".

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