A Parking Project Update

It has been a little while since we’ve talked about cycle parking, but you’ll be pleased to know that we’re still plugging away at it. The good news is, we have come up with a way of producing a map. The map we have isn’t pretty. It’s got a touch of the geeky about it, but it’s good illustration of where we would like to get to, eventually. It involves querying the huge database that is OpenStreetMap for parking information. However, without being able to customise it too much, Cardiff is currently called “3.282382,51.432073,-3.058662,51.560906” which it is fair to say … Continue reading A Parking Project Update

University Hospital of Wales – Bike Parking

Let’s face it, nobody really enjoys visiting a hospital, whether it is for a loved one or to have your own body repaired. It’s generally worrisome experience for all concerned, but paying for parking while you are there just rubs salt into the wounds. Fortunately, it doesn’t have to be that way, at least not at UHW, which appears to have an ample supply of bike racks all over the site. A University site as much as it is a hospital, the lion’s share of UHW’s bike storage is centred around the student blocks and social club, but from a patient/visitor perspective … Continue reading University Hospital of Wales – Bike Parking