The span of the river Bann at the Bannfoot is around 30 meters. To get to the other side currently involves a trip into Portadown and takes 18 miles. With the current 1000km Greenway Plan out for consultation now is the time to put the last piece of the Loughshore jigsaw in place.
’ll start by saying that bicycle infrastructure doesn’t ring my bell. There’s been little to get excited about over the past 2–3 decades. ‘Bike lanes’ are usually rolled out under the cover of darkness, at a pace of 100m per year with no public consultation.