Phewww! That was a catchy title uh?!
I wish this to be the kind of infrastructure that our local authorities would want to work towards, to bid for funds to develop, to write policies to support.
I wonder how great it would be if we all emailed, individually, a link of this video, to our Council cycling contacts?
For example filling up the inbox of Mr West, who is the “Sustainable Travel and Smarter Choices” at email@example.com together with Manchester cycle forum at firstname.lastname@example.org not forgetting Transport for Greater Manchester, because the bike is transport! Email contact is: email@example.com These email addresses are all publicly available here and here.
Something along the lines of:
I came across this fantastic video about the amazing cycling infrastructure that is present in the Netherlands. This is the kind of infrastructure that I would love to see being developed in Manchester (or city/town where you live). Don’t you?”
A polite, upbeat message… why not? It may even brighten up the recipient’s day, as much as it did brighten up mine!