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[Image taken 27.11.22] Filey Terrace (looking southbound), York. Scaffolding on no 6. Note the light. But – you wouldn’t be expecting a pavement to be completely obstructed. And if you have no or only limited sight? In any case every on ... [more]

[Image taken 27.11.22] Filey Terrace (looking southbound), York. Scaffolding on no 6. Closeup of this hazard for all pavement users. The apex is at my height – around 5ft.

[Image taken 27.11.22] Filey Terrace (looking northbound), York. Scaffolding on no 6. No ‘padding’ (protection) for pedestrians on the uprights, no contrasting colour on the bars, and cross bracing that completely obstructs the pavement ... [more]

[Image taken 20.11.22] Burton Stone Lane, York. Damage to the dropped kerb and a considerable camber. As a pedestrian feel I am tipped towards the fast traffic on this busy narrow road. For some people it must be a considerable obstacle and ... [more]

[Image taken 18.11.22] Burton Stone Lane, York. This local resident was happy to pose for a photo. He said he'd already written three emails to CYC about the new layout and would be writing another today. He is not actually moving and his p ... [more]

[Image taken 4.11.22] Earlsborough Terrace junction with Railway Walk, St Mary’s car park, Scarborough Bridge, York. [NOTE: No street view at this location] I was here to do a count. I saw that this light was out. I will report it. Other ... [more]

[UPDATE: On 2.11.22 CYC said: "An Asset Inspector from Highway Maintenance Services has visited and works have been ordered."] [Image taken 7.10.22] Aldwark, York. Still unresolved. Context: #186048. Other image today: #186558.

[Image taken 1.10.22] York Community Stadium, Kathryn Avenue, Monks Cross/Huntington/York. [NOTE: No street view at this location. Context and links: #186440. I see now there is a dropped kerb ahead of the cycle. But is it kept clear? Is it ... [more]

[Image taken 1.10.22] York Community Stadium, Kathryn Avenue, Monks Cross/Huntington/York. [NOTE: No street view at this location. The street view shown is out of date.] Two motor vehicles and an e-cargo cycle (see: #186442) protrude into/o ... [more]

[Image taken 27.9.22] Screwfix, James Street, York. [Note: No street view at this location.] Context: #186175, #186206. Screwfix is coming out of this rather well. The fast response to my initial email, the keeping in contact with me and, a ... [more]

[UPDATE: #186817] [Image taken 25.9.22] Wigginton Road, York. This sign has an exploded sandbag beneath it. The bag is not doing its job – holding the sign in situ. It is creating a skid hazard. Disappointing, after the one opposite was c ... [more]

[Image taken 24.9.22] St Andrewgate, York. A stashed or abandoned sign, and a sandbag. Signs left like this can become hazards or be used as tools to destroy property or as weapons. Sandbags can explode (see: #186293). The grit released is ... [more]

[UPDATE: On 21.9.22 an email from CYC said: "They will not be removed as they are needed to prevent unauthorised vehicle access to the pedestrian/cycle route."] [Image taken 10.9.22] Terry Avenue (Millennium Bridge/Butcher Terrace end), Yor ... [more]

[Image taken 8.9.22] Wigginton Road, York. Context and links: #186084. The pavement is unusable due to the combination of surface water on a path obstructed by uncut foliage and a cone.

[Still unresolved 7.10.22 #186559] [Image taken 8.9.22] Aldwark junction with St Andrewgate, York. [Context: #185182] As I came to caption this image an update arrived from CYC: "The current status of your report is: unresolved. We’re cur ... [more]

[Image taken 19.8.22] Bootham (at junction with Grosvenor Terrace), York. First it was ‘just’ the red phase on the lights on the left-hand (northern) side that could not be seen due to uncut, low hanging, foliage. For a month or more it ... [more]

[UPDATE: #186048] [Image taken 31.7.22] Aldwark, York. The rider of a Nihola (nihola.com/) with a very young child onboard moves to the right to avoid the puddle that forms here every time it rains. I’ll report it again. Aldwark is a key ... [more]

[Image taken 19.7.22] Terry Avenue, York. Terry Avenue was closed for 14 months as a through route and for safe use by people cycling, walking and wheelchairing including those heading to Rowntree Park. Its reopening as a through route for ... [more]

[Image taken 19.7.22] Flood wall, Dame Judi Dench Walk/Scarborough Bridge/Railway Walk, York. [NOTE: No street view at this location.] The change in colour of the bricks denotes the previous height. The wall is part of the flood defences of ... [more]

[Image taken 18.7.22] Lidl, James Street, York. [NOTE: No street view at this location] The remainder of the vast expanse of car parking. There are ev charging bays at the far end. Other image of the car parking: #184888. Other image this ... [more]

[Image taken 18.7.22] Lidl, James Street, York. [NOTE: No street view at this location] If you can't manage steps and your route is right on James Street, this long, long path and then doubling back on yourself next to very large vehicles ( ... [more]

[Image taken 18.7.22] Lidl, James Street, York. [NOTE: No street view at this location] Barely visible but it's there... Tyre marks in the wood chippings to the right of the steps. This is a desire line to/from the main entrance of the shop ... [more]

Image taken 18.7.22] Lidl, James Street, York. [NOTE: No street view at this location] The ped-wheelchair route between James Street (up the steps if you are able bodied/not pushing a buggy...) and the main shop entrance. If you can't manag ... [more]

[Image taken 18.7.22] Lidl, James Street, York. [NOTE: No street view at this location] The bollards around the edge of the pedestrian area are completely barricaded. There is disabled parking the other side but whoever uses it has to walk ... [more]

[Image taken 18.7.22] St Marys/Marygate Lane, York. [NOTE: No street view at this location] There's a clear desire line to/from Marygate car park,. The fencing gets broken/removed and is repaired until someone creates a route through again ... [more]

[Image taken 18.7.22] Railway Walk, Marygate car park, York. [NOTE: No street view at this location] Planning notice but what’s needed is a map. Other images here today: #184897, #184898, #184899, #184900. Other image today and links: #18 ... [more]

[Image taken 18.7.22] Railway Walk, Marygate car park, York. [NOTE: No street view at this location] Planning notice, warning sign and white paint. But how many users know what this all means? The foliage that is narrowing this very well us ... [more]

[Image taken 17.7.22] Asda, Jockey Lane, Monks Cross, Huntington/York. Entrance to the Asda site from Jockey Lane and a path across the car park to and from the retail outlet for, well, who? Pedestrians and wheelchair users only? Or all non ... [more]

[Image taken 17.7.22] Asda, Jockey Lane, Monks Cross, Huntington/York. 210cm is tight for two-way pedestrian usage if you have a family, shopping... As there is nothing to say this is not also for people on cycles, it's 90cm too narrow befo ... [more]

[Image taken 17.7.22] Asda, Jockey Lane, Monks Cross, Huntington/York. The final (first) section of the route - for cycles too? - through Asda car park . All images here today: #184983.

[Image taken 17.7.22] Asda, Jockey Lane, Monks Cross, Huntington/York. Looking away from the 'T' in the non motorised users route through the car park towards Jockey Lane. But it's not signposted to anywhere. It's not clear who it's for and ... [more]

[Image taken 17.7.22] Asda, Jockey Lane, Monks Cross, Huntington/York. The space two adults - walking in the same direction - take up even without luggage. 'People' space is not a priority here. And if you factor in someone pushing a buggy, ... [more]

[Image taken 17.7.22] Asda, Jockey Lane, Monks Cross, Huntington/York. NOTE: No street view at this location] The trolley parking is close to the entrance not close to the cycle parking. There’s no signage alerting people that here is the ... [more]

[Image taken 17.7.22] Asda, Jockey Lane, Monks Cross, Huntington/York. NOTE: No street view at this location] Walkways don’t make money so they are usually too narrow to be comfortable and practical. As here. Then there’s the waste bin ... [more]

[Image taken 7.7.22] Rail station, York. [NOTE: No streetview at this location.] The queue for tickets. It doubled after I took this. I asked the people visible if they minded being in the image. I explained I was taking it to send as a com ... [more]

[Image taken 4.7.22] Lidl, James Street, York. [Note: No street view at this location.] Context: #183403. Other image here today: #183855. Other image today and links: #183853.

[Image taken 4.7.22] Lidl, James Street, York. [Note: No street view at this location.] The bollards should be permeable. There are disabled parking spaces the other side of them. Other image here today and links: #183854.

[UPDATE: On the evening of 1.7.22 I saw this cone and the smaller, dirtier one on the forecourt of the building in the background right had been removed.] [Image taken 22.6.22] Glencoe Court, Glencoe Street, York. Abandoned cone. Reported. ... [more]

[Image taken 20.6.22] Jockey Lane, close to junction with Kathryn Avenue, Huntington/York. I'm baffled by this sign. The crossing is not a toucan and the route on the other side has pedestrian logos so why would someone be cycling over it? ... [more]

[Image taken 20.6.22] Monks Cross retail park, Huntington/York. Around an hour after a conversation with a friend who told me he's been diagnosed with asthma caused by air pollution (particles) and is on a daily inhaler, I find a Mr Whippy ... [more]

[Image taken 7.6.22] NCN658, link route between James Street (in direction of camera) and Foss Islands Road, York. [NOTE: No street view at this location.] Sightlines for all users on the approach to the crossing are very limited. Unchecked ... [more]

[Image created 2.6.22] Area of York bounded by Grosvenor, Scarborough and Filey Terraces to the east, parallel to/adjacent to the York-Scarborough rail line in the east, with (east-west) Shipton Street (red markings), Ratcliffe Street (gree ... [more]

[Image taken 1.6.22] Water Lane, junction with Clifton Moor Gate, York. I first reported the puddling here on 1.4.2018. I had hoped the problem was resolved. There's no such issue on the other side of the crossing. This toucan is on a very ... [more]

[UPDATE: End May 2022 I saw the glass had gone presumably cleared up rather than washed or blown away] [Image taken 19.5.22] Haxby Cycleway, rail bridge, York. [NOTE: No streetview at this location.] Large amount of broken brown glass. I wi ... [more]

[Image taken 18.5.22] NCN658, link route between James Street (direction of camera) and Foss Islands Road, York. [NOTE: No streetview at this location.] Context and links: #182699, #182119.

[Image taken 17.5.22] Monks Cross Drive, Huntington/York. Context and links: #182647.

[Image taken 8.5.22) Field View, York looking towards/beyond Burton Stone Lane. Context: #182553.

[Image taken 8.5.22) Field View, York looking towards/beyond Burton Stone Lane. At around 6.15Returning from buying a Sunday paper I could smell smoke. I could see very black clouds issuing from a property (unidentified) behind Burton Stone ... [more]

[UPDATE: #187802. [Image taken on 5.5.22] Burton Stone Lane, York. Other images here today and links: #182419. The bench has been removed. This street is very long yet has a doctor's surgery on the corner top left (junction with Bootham/Cli ... [more]

[UPDATE: #182703] [Image taken 26.4.22] Navigation Road, York. The slotted grating is a hazard. It's where people on cycles are turning into and out of the non motorised user route through Hungate. It is very busy. Sightlines are restricted ... [more]

[Image taken 26.4.22] Cocoa Works development, Haxby Road, York. This sandbag is a trip hazard. It suggests the area of the works is not checked. (Hence the fallen planning notice: #182107.) Other images today and links: #182070.

[Image taken 23.4.22] Field View junction with Haughton Road (northern end), York. Context and links: #181979.

[Image taken 23.4.22] Field View junction with Haughton Road (northern end), York. The pavement the dropped kerbs in: #181976 lead to is obstructed by a hedge that the residents do not keep trimmed back (view from the approach on the other ... [more]

[Image taken 23.4.22] Haughton Road (northern end), York. [NOTE: No streetview at this location]. The dropped kerbs in: #181976, #181978, are not supported by well maintained access routes ie this substantial crack and height difference in ... [more]

[Image taken 23.4.22] Mill Lane looking towards the junction with Heworth Green, York. As I was taking this image a driver approached. I assumed he was going to turn into offroad parking. A pedestrian on the pavement just ahead of me starte ... [more]

[Image taken 23.4.22] LNER Community Stadium, Huntington, York. Free matchday parking for motorists. (There are cycles in the racks against the hedge despite the no cycling sign.) Despite Monks Cross park and ride being just 100m away. Cont ... [more]

[Later images: #182594] [Image taken 17.4.22] Railway Walk, Marygate car park, York. [NOTE: No streetview at this location.] Drivers obstructing both gaps into/out of the car park that lead to river routes, the accessible Scarborough Bridge ... [more]

[UPDATE: #184357] [Image taken 17.4.22] Stirling Road, junction with Wigginton Road, York. Mid-April and the foliage is already encroaching and reducing the width of this shared use route (used by pupils, commuters, leisure riders, shoppers ... [more]

[Image taken 17.4.22] Stirling Road, junction with Wigginton Road, York. The reservoir is wide and capacious. But full of grit. It leads to a very tight turn and a would-not-now-meet-standards for the width of shared use non-motorised users ... [more]

[Image taken 14.4.22] Deangate, entrance to Minster Yard, York. The sign has been abandoned. It's the start of the Easter weekend. There is no owner information/contact details. Context: #181696, #181697 and contrast (also today: #181696). ... [more]

[Image taken 14.4.22] Deangate, entrance to Minster Yard, York. 12 days after the event and the sign is still in the area... But now on the ground as bright yellow litter. Context: #181697. Other images this subject today: #181697 and links ... [more]

[Image taken 14.4.22] Deangate, looking into Minster Yard, York. Abandoned sign at one of the city's most beautiful and iconic locations. Other images this subject today: #181698, #181699. Contrast today: #181696. Other images today: #18169 ... [more]

[Image taken on 2.4.22] Clifton Green, York. Cycles only locked by the wheel to something are vulnerable. The cycle has disappeared. The wheel and the chunky lock remain. This suggests the cycle has been stolen and the only secured part, th ... [more]

[Update: On Saturday evening the sign was upright again.] [Image taken on 1.4.22] Bootham Terrace, York. I was unable to report this sign. (It's an 0845 number and these are not included in my package.) But it ought to have been checked ahe ... [more]

[Image taken on 27.3.22] Tanner Row, York. I spent an hour or more with my dustpan and brush. There were shards of green glass and of orange glass. But most was clear. There's a large circular piece that suggests it came from a drinking gla ... [more]

[Image taken on 25.3.22] Swann Street, York. Redundant cones become a trip hazard. They are unsightly and also make an area feel unsafe. The items frequently get damaged so cannot be reused. This is the result of works not being checked and ... [more]

[Image taken 9.3.22] Taco Bell, Monks Cross Drive, Huntington, York locations.tacobell.co.uk/york/monks-cross-drive.html. The flimsy handmade signs asking people to switch off their engines while queuing to put in and then collect an order ... [more]

[Image taken 9.3.22] Taco Bell, Monks Cross Drive, Huntington, York locations.tacobell.co.uk/york/monks-cross-drive.html. The signs asking people to keep the pedestrian crossing clear while queuing to put in an order are now just scraps of ... [more]

[Update 24.2.22 Too windy to battle with the trailer so we bungied it to our racks. It was a toy garage complete with car wash and petrol pumps.] [Image taken 22.2.22] Haxby Cycleway, A1237, Ring Road, York. This plastic rubbish has been he ... [more]

[Image taken 17.2.22]. Outside gents loos, York rail station, York. [NOTE: No streetview at this location.] Undiplomatic and ungrammatical sign. Other images this issue here: #178570, #173701, #165420. Other images today: #179173 and links.

[Image taken 11.2.22] Lidl, Foss Islands, York. [Note: No streetview at this location.] What do people on cycles (including 'York'cycles that are bespoke or adapted designs for carrying dependants, people you care for, and/or luggage) spend ... [more]

[Image taken 18.1.22] Filey Terrace junction with Hudson Street, York. Context: #177860 and links to other images elsewhere from today.

[UPDATE: These have been removed.] [Image taken 18.1.22] Filey Terrace, junction with Hudson Street, York. Abandoned cones. Blocking the already area that is two-way for all road users and very narrow. Available to anyone who thinks they co ... [more]

[Image taken 18.1.22]. Lidl, James Street, York. [NOTE: No streetview at this location.] The water dripping from the roof created a long icy slippery hazard for all users of this area. I pointed it out to a member of staff. But regularly ch ... [more]

[Image taken 13.1.22] West Esplanade, York. [NOTE: No streetview at this location.] Mud in the cycle lane alongside the Ouse. Context: #177017. Other image here today: #177552 and links

[Image taken 23.12.21.] James Street, York, in front of Lidl. The Lidl opened end of 2019. Steps (why no slope for people with buggies, wheeled shoppers, mobility scooter or wheelchair users and accompanied children on cycles/balance bikes? ... [more]

[UPDATE: The leaves here and along the length of Railway Walk and on the yellow hatching at the entry to/exit from the car park were cleared 22.12.21. However the puddle remains as per: #169471.] [Image taken 21.12.21] Steeper of the two sl ... [more]

[Image taken 11.12.21] Marketing suite, The Cocoa Works, Haxby Road, York. No provision for people arriving actively. We are to wait outside. The continued provision for or references to cars reinforce the second class citizen feeling many ... [more]

[Image taken 10.12.21] Burton Stone Lane junction with Horner Street, York. The van for works above Mrs Greedy's cafe completely blocks the pavement - the - only - access to/from the - only - zebra crossing between homes and a Sainsbury's l ... [more]

[Image taken 26.11.21] Dame Judi Dench Walk, York. [NOTE: The image on streetview shows the gap through the floodwall and works associated with the replacement of Scarborough Bridge in 2018/19 to make it accessible.] Looking towards the gap ... [more]

[Image taken 26.11.21] Dame Judi Dench Walk, York. [NOTE: The image on streetview shows the gap through the floodwall and works associated with the replacement of Scarborough Bridge in 2018/19 to make it accessible.] The narrow slope betwee ... [more]

[Image taken 26.11.21] Dame Judi Dench Walk, York. [NOTE: The image on streetview shows the gap through the floodwall and works associated with the replacement of Scarborough Bridge in 2018/19 to make it accessible.] The higher - white laye ... [more]

[Image taken 23.11.21] Tanner's Moat, York. The 'plastic tray', the temporary wheelchair ramp, has gone: #171342. The works to replace the flood gates under Lendal bridge are complete. But I'd been assured the ramp would stay. People in whe ... [more]

[UPDATE: 23.12.21. The temporary - inaccurate - signage here has been removed. (And the 'footway' is open.)] [UPDATE: 21.12.21 This sign 'Footway Ahead Closed' is still in situ. And still inaccurate. I got an immediate reply from the Enviro ... [more]

[UPDATE: 29.11.21. The gap now looks like this: #176252.] [25.11.21. The rough surface with the upstand is still as per the image. There is no sign of the temporary ramp/plastic tray. A local disabled organisation I asked about this replied ... [more]

[Image taken 13.11.21] Railway Walk, Marygate car park, York. [NOTE: No streetview at this location.] The hoardings are around the compound connected with the Museum Gardens flood defence works (www.gov.uk/government/news/plans-to-improve-f ... [more]

[Image taken 13.11.21] St Mary's from Marygate car park, York. [NOTE: No streetview at this location.] Context and links: #175871.

[Image taken 13.11.21] Railway Walk, Marygate car park, York. [NOTE: No streetview at this location.] This lamp on St Mary's is one of the two sources of light near: #175869 and #175870. But it does not reach that junction. Other images tod ... [more]

[UPDATE: 15.11.21. "A ticket has been raised for this." [Image taken 13.11.21] Railway Walk, Marygate car park, York. [NOTE: No streetview at this location.] This light was out 12.11.21. The cycle-ped-wheelchair routes, including to the acc ... [more]

[Image taken 13.11.21] Railway Walk, Marygate car park, York. [NOTE: No streetview at this location.] Context: #175867, and links.

[Update April 2022: I noticed recently the sign has finally been removed (from behind the railings, lying on the ground). It was not doing its job. It was simply litter and like litter was attracting more rubbish and making the area less at ... [more]

[Image taken 12.11.21] Marygate car park, York. [Note: No streetview at this location.] The bush has gone. The foliage in the drainage channel remains. Context: #173642. Other images today: #175797 and links.

[Image taken 3.11.21] Burton Stone Lane, York. Wet leaves may be pretty but they are also pretty slippery for people on foot and cycles (see also: #175434). Other image here today: #175479.

[Later image: #175803] [Image taken 31.10.21] York rail station, York. [NOTE: No streetview at this location.] Context: #175432. I moved the sign out of the way of all users of this key entrance to/exit from and through the rail station. Ot ... [more]

[UPDATE: #175803] [Image taken 31.10.21] York rail station, York. [NOTE: No streetview at this location.] Context: #175231. Other image here today: #175433. Other images today: #175401 and links.

[NOTE: 8.12.22. Re-reported today. My chain of emails about the issues here goes back to December 2018. Though that may not be the earliest report.][Image taken 31.10.21] Leeman Road, junction with Station Avenue, York. Context and links: # ... [more]

[Image taken 31.10.21] Leeman Road, junction with Station Avenue, York. The issues with surface water collecting here have not been resolved. (Previous image: #171908 and link.) Leaves obscure any hazards beneath them and create a slip haza ... [more]

[Image taken 31.10.21] Clifton Backies, York. [Note: No street view at this location.] The cyclist pushing his cycle through the grass told me that on his outward journey that morning the nearest water extended and incorporated the furthest ... [more]

[Image taken 31.10.21] Clifton Backies, York. [Note: No street view at this location.] Surface water after heavy rain. Other images here today: #175401, #175403 and links.

[Image taken 31.10.21] Clifton Backies, York. Sutton Way entrance. [Note: No street view at this location.] Extensive surface water on an already narrow and damaged key commuting (including with shift workers and pupils) route. Other images ... [more]

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