References & Knowledge Base

Design Standards references

Waltham Forest Mini Holland design advice

– Waltham-Forest-Mini-Holland-Design-Guide.pdf

Transport for London: London Cycling Design Standards


Manual for Streets


Manual for Streets 2


Making Space for Cycling


Garden Village and Town Standards for the 21st Century

This Practical Guide emphasizes the need to undertake active travel network design early in the master planning process and to treat it as a serious undertaking based on scientific principles.


Other Cycling Sites

Cycling Embassy of Great Britain

This is a campaign group that promotes Dutch-style cycling infrastructure in the UK. Look out for the Good Cycling Facility of the Week (normally something in the Netherlands or Denmark) and the Bike Blog roundup that finds all the latest news about cycling from all over the world.

The Dutch Cycling Embassy

The Dutch Cycling Embassy is a public private network for sustainable bicycle inclusive mobility and represent the best of Dutch Cycling: knowledge, experience and experts offered by private companies, NGO’s, research institutions, national and local governments.

The Cycling Embassy of Denmark

The Cycling Embassy of Denmark (CED) is a comprehensive network of cycling professionals from private companies, local authorities and non-governmental organizations working together to promote cycling and communicate cycling solutions and know-how.

Cycling Embassy of Great Britain – documents

A great resource for planning and infrastructure for cycling, design guides, studies into cycling and more.

Cambridge Cycling Campaign

A great website with the latest updates on cycling in Cambridge.