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Subject tag: Mini Holland

Articles about the Cycle Enfield project to create cycle lanes along main roads in Enfield. 

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11 March 2014

Enfield's Mini-Holland funding bid has been successful.  The Borough is one of four that have been awarded up to £30 million from the Mayor of London to implement a comprehensive scheme to improve conditions for cyclists, with consequential benefits for everyone in terms of a reduction in traffic-related air pollution.  In addition to the cycling improvements, some of the money will be available for enhancement of the "public realm" along the cycle routes - for example, smartening up the appearance of streets and pavements and improving conditions for pedestrians.  However, an unpublicised consequence of the scheme's implementation may be the removal of the Triangle traffic island at the heart of Palmers Green.

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26 December 2014

Question 1.  What do think is good about the area? Palmers Green has the feel of a community. It is varied in its make-up. It is mostly green tidy and safe. Question 2.  What do you think is less good about the area? Shops in the High Street appear to becoming scruffier as they get taken up by charity shops. Not enough variety of shopping – can only see people moving out of town. Driving is awful – often dangerous! Youths hanging about more now – Starbucks, McDonalds and.......

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