Horsham east-west cycle route – WS County Times article

Thursday’s West Sussex County Times (22 Oct 2015) has a Special Investigation into the safety issues of the LSTF east-west cycle route together with a leader on the missed opportunity the route offered. There is also an article on the new Albion Way pedestrian crossing. (Click to expand images.)

Horsham east-west cycle route snagging list sent to WSCC

A snagging list of minor issues identified with the east-west cycle route has been sent to WSCC. The list can be viewed here. It should be noted that this is not a list of all the problems with the route, but simply a list of issues which affect the use of the route and can […]

Horsham’s east-west cycle route – full ride report

Fine weather on Saturday 3rd October created ideal conditions for around 25 people to ride Horsham’s brand new east-west cycle route and see for themselves where £320,000 of Local Sustainable Transport Fund money has been spent. Executive summary For people to use a cycle route it must be safe, convenient, direct and attractive. It must […]

Dutchells Copse/Riverside Walk link path now open

This path which has been championed by Councillor Andrew Baldwin and links Dutchells Copse to the Riverside Walk has now been built. Although only 2m wide (it should have been a minimum of 3m to meet guidance) the path has been transformed and is now easy to ride, even uphill. We welcome the new shared […]

Bramber to the Sea by Road Bike

West Sussex Weekends competition winner and Bramber resident Mike Croker shares his experiences of riding to the coast on a road bike. The Downs Link offers the most direct and potentially pleasant route, but… Bramber to the Sea by Road Bike By Mike Croker It could all be so easy. The route (Downs Link) is […]

Ride the new east-west cycle route – Saturday 3rd October 1:30pm

Did you know that West Sussex County Council was given £320,000 of Local Sustainable Transport funding to create a brand new cycle route linking the east of Horsham with the west? Has it lived up to its promise? Join us for a family-friendly, leisurely ride to find out. Meet outside Forest School on Comptons Lane […]

Funding for new cycle route through Horsham

In 2012, money from the WSCC Long-term Sustainable Transport Fund (LSTF) was allocated to Horsham District to improve cycling infrastructure and an west-to-east cycle route from Guildford Road, Broadbridge Heath, to Kings Road on the east of Horsham will be implemented as part of this.

Horsham from the West

An attempt to document the experience of approaching Horsham from the west on a bicycle.

Cycling into Horsham from north Horsham

This is Route 1 in the Horsham Cycling Review [2009]. This map shows the route along with comments and improvements that were identified in the Review.

Roffey to Horsham town centre cycle route

Cycle route from Roffey to Horsham town centre (Google Maps) with notes added from the Horsham Cycling Review (2009).