Back to all reports

Road barriers too narrow to permit a standard bike through without lifting.

Reported via desktop in the Other street furniture category anonymously at 12:52, Tuesday 3 August 2021

Sent to London Borough of Bexley less than a minute later. Report ref: 2911107.

These new barriers are either incorrectly made or fitted. My Scott pedal bike is unable to pass through without luggage being removed and the rear wheel being lifted off the ground to clear these triangular spikes. The rear axle is wider than the provided space, leading me to think the triangular spikes are fitted the wrong way up and too high off the ground. This is less than ideal on a dedicated cycle route, especially when green travel is being promoted. I did raise this matter via fix my street, but it was closed off without reply. A reply would be appreciated, thank you.

RSS feed of updates to this problem Receive email when updates are left on this problem.

Updates

  • Thank you for your report.

    If you have provided an email, you should receive an update within five working days and continue with any
    further updates.

    State changed to: Investigating

    Posted by London Borough of Bexley at 07:22, Wednesday 4 August 2021

  • Still open, via questionnaire, 13:34, Tuesday 31 August 2021

Provide an update

Your information will only be used in accordance with our privacy policy

Next: Tell us about you

or No personal details will be stored, and you will not receive updates about this report.

Your update

Tell us about you

Do you have a FixMyStreet password?