Segregated cycle lanes using planters and armadillos could spread across Britain

Camden cycle path, planters and armadillos

Armadillos and planters could become regular sights on our streets, separating cyclists from traffic, following the official opening of the UK's first such cycle lane in Camden, North London.

The new two-metre wide lanes, running one on each side of the length of one-way Royal College Street, are separated from traffic by specially-designed long rectangular plant pots and rugby ball- (or armadillo-) shaped armadillos.

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