Mind the gap in Friars Walk in Lewes - it’s a danger to cyclists

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A serious danger to cyclists in Lewes, described as “an accident waiting to happen”, was highlighted this week.

It can be found in Friars Walk, close to the entrance to the Friends Meeting House, where there is a ‘speed calming’ cobbled section.

Simon Giddey, Chair of Cycle Lewes, said: “For many months its condition has been deteriorating to the extent that there are now deep gaps between the cobbles offering the distinct probability that a cyclist will get their wheel trapped, with potentially serious consequences.


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