The Drive cycle track saved, petition forces Council debate

Following a popular campaign by local cyclists, The Drive cycle lane has been saved. At a meeting of full council on 4th March Green, Labour and other opposition councillors united to overturn the ruling Tories’ budget plans and forced the Tories to accept their alternative plans to slash £34m from the Council’s budget. The overturned budget plans were wide ranging and included the £1.1m earmarked for removing The Drive cycle track.

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Green Party organises protest and online petition to save The Drive cycle lane

Brighton and Hove Green Party organised a protest this weekend to save The Drive cycle lane in Hove, which was a great success despite the rainy weather. Brighton and Hove Council has announced plans to spend £1.1m removing this key cycle route to make way for heavy goods
traffic going to and from Shoreham Harbour.

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