Buckingham Palace section of Cycle Superhighway gets green light

Having initially rejected plans to send the East-West Cycle Superhighway in front of Buckingham Palace, The Royal Parks agree to the route

Mayor of London Boris Johnson hailed the final piece in the jigsaw as The Royal Parks agreed a route for the East-West Cycle Superhighway to pass by Buckingham Palace.

The Royal Parks rejected initial plans to send the segregated cycleway in front of the palace by the Queen Victoria Memorial, but new chief executive Andrew Scattergood has now approved the route.

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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.