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."

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'No perfect' cycling solution

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