Posts since Dec 2015

eClerx Ltd 17 February 2016 Dear Councillor Jones, eClerx Ltd is a leading knowledge process outsourcing (“KPO”) company based in Mayfair.  We provide middle/back office operations support to over 30 Fortune 500 companies and have been based in London for over 16 years. Like many businesses in London, a growing number of our 35 employees cycle to work. An even larger proportion of our ... Read more ...

Club Peloton 12 February 2016 Dear Councillor Jones, Club Peloton is a leading cycling events charity based in Brunswick Square. We organise endurance cycling events for the property industry and have been based in London for over 10 years. Like many businesses in London, a growing number of our employees cycle to work. An even larger proportion of our team would cycle to ... Read more ...

Report on a Survey on reactions to the Tavistock Place Trial 25 January 2016 In our survey in Byng Place on 10th December 2015, we interviewed 68 people; the vast majority arrived on foot and the vast majority were under 60. Of this group a little over half (37/68) said that they never cycle in central London. When asked whether they agree with how road space in Tavistock Place ... Read more ...

Central Saint Martins and University of the Arts London 21 January 2016 Dear Councillor Jones, As Head of Central Saint Martins, and Pro Vice-Chancellor of the University of Arts London (both based in Camden), I am writing to offer my strong support for the continuation of the Tavistock/Torrington Place cycling scheme. Central Saint Martins employs over 400 staff and  we have over  4,500 students attending the college. Many of our ... Read more ...

Nuffield Foundation 20 January 2016 Dear Councillor Jones, I am writing to you in relation to the new Tavistock/Torrington Place cycling scheme.  The Nuffield Foundation is a charitable foundation based close by in Bedford Square where we have been for over twenty years.  We support research in education and social policy.  We also host the Nuffield Council on Bioethics. Consistent with the ... Read more ...

Universities & Colleges Employers Association 23 December 2015 Like many businesses in London, a growing number of our employees cycle to work. A larger proportion of our team would cycle to the office if they felt comfortable and safe on the roads. Our employees are also users of the pedestrian space in Bloomsbury and regularly cross Tavistock/Torrington Place to use and support the businesses in Marchmont Street and the Brunswick Centre . Read more ...

Psychological Sciences at Birkbeck College 18 December 2015 Dear Councillor Jones and Camden Council, We are members of the Department of Psychological Sciences at Birkbeck College, University of London, and write in strong support of the changes that Camden has made in traffic flow on Tavistock and Torrington Place. The previous arrangement of a single two-way cycle lane with two-way motor vehicle traffic was very ... Read more ...

West London College 17 December 2015 I welcome the recent modifications to the cycle facilities in Tavistock Place and Torrington Place. It feels significantly safer. I very much hope the present arrangements are made permanent. Read more ...

The ILoveTaviPlace selfies 12 December 2015 A novel way to record some of the lovely supporters of the new cycle tracks and people-friendly road layout. Read more ...

Big Sofa 11 December 2015 Like many businesses in London, a growing number of our 20 employees cycle to work. An even larger proportion of our team would cycle to the office if they felt comfortable and safe on the roads. Read more ...