Boris Johnson rejects LCCI calls for changes to segregated cycleway

The Mayor of London says TfL will work to minimise delays to other road users caused by the segregated routes along Victoria Embankment

Boris Johnson, London 2012 Olympic Games, track day six

Mayor of London Boris Johnson has rejected calls to amend the £50m cycle superhighway, after business groups recommended reducing the proposed segregation.

The London Chamber of Commerce and Industry said the current plans would restrict access to shops and businesses and said delays to other road users would be ‘unacceptable’, according to the Evening Standard.

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Stuart Clarke is a News Associates trained journalist who has worked for the likes of the British Olympic Associate, British Rowing and the England and Wales Cricket Board, and of course Cycling Weekly. His work at Cycling Weekly has focused upon professional racing, following the World Tour races and its characters.