Supporting organisations

Statements from supporters

SOAS 21 March 2016 Dear Councillor Jones, I am writing on behalf of SOAS University of London to express support for the new road arrangements on Tavistock Place and Torrington Place. The changes to Tavistock Place and Torrington Place cycle lanes are currently providing a safer means of cycling to and from the campus, as well as creating a more pedestrian-friendly environment. SOAS is a major institution in ... Read more ...

Usborne Publishing 21 March 2016 Dear Councillor Jones, Usborne Publishing is one of the largest children’s publishers in the UK, and is located in Farringdon, London. We work to be a cycling-friendly organisation and a number of our over 200 employees cycle to work each day.    We support all and any public cycling facility developments to make their commute safer. To this end, ... Read more ...

Mavity & Co 18 March 2016 Dear Councillor Jones, Mavity & Co is a leading creative agency based in Soho and have been running for 5 years provide advertising, pop videos and online content. Like many creative businesses, many of my employees cycle to work and use Tavistock Place to safely commute, myself included.  The trial has been a success and has greatly ... Read more ...

Eastman Dental Institute 15 March 2016 Dear Councillor Jones, UCL Eastman Dental Institute’s response to the Tavistock Place and Torrington Place cycle lane trial. I am writing in support of the changes to road and pedestrian infrastructure that are undergoing trial on Tavistock Place and Torrington Place. The UCL Eastman Dental Institute (EDI) is the largest postgraduate dental institute in Europe and welcomes students and staff ... Read more ...

Individuals from Marie Stopes International 14 March 2016 Dear Councillor Jones, We are writing as a group of the cyclists from our workplace, Marie Stopes International, which is based in the Bloomsbury area. We all frequently use the Torrington Place / Tavistock Place bicycle lane trial scheme. The scheme has significantly improved our daily cycles, helping us feel much more safe, less stressed, and has ... Read more ...

SpringerNature 14 March 2016 Dear Councillor Jones, SpringerNature is one of the world’s leading global research, educational and professional publishers based in King’s Cross and employing c.2000 people in this area. Like many businesses in London, a growing number of our employees cycle to work. An even larger proportion of our team would cycle to the office if they felt comfortable ... Read more ...