Segregated cycle lanes 'take significant road space'

Assembly Member John Biggs presses Boris Johnson on Cycle Superhighway 2, repeating the Coroner's warning about lulling cyclists into a false sense of security.

One of London's Cycle Superhighways
One of London's Cycle Superhighways Credit: Press Association

Boris Johnson says: "Could we have segregated lanes? The difficulty is you take away a significant amount of road space without improving safety. Cyclists don't always use segregated gullies."


'No perfect' cycling solution

At Mayor's Question Time, Boris Johnson has admitted no solution to cycle safety will ever be perfect.