Road Type

Examples

Characteristics

Perfect

Good

OK

Not good

Awful

Connecting A road

A142 to Mepal

A10 to Streatham

Lots of fast traffic

Few pedestrians

Few side streets

Connecting B road

B1411 to Little Downham

Much fast traffic

Winding

Few pedestrians

Few side streets

Connecting lane

W Fen Road to Coveney

Not much but fast and large farm traffic

Narrow

Few pedestrians

Urban arterial road

Lynn Road

Lisle Lane

Main St, Witchford

Lots of traffic

Some pedestrians

Many side streets

Residential road

Columbine Road

Beresford Road

Lower traffic levels

More pedestrians

Many side streets

Residential cut-throughs and paths

Outer ring route

Witchford Road - Tower Road

No traffic

Lots of pedestrians

Dog walkers

Pedestrian areas

City Centre

Quayside

Very little traffic

Lots of pedestrians

Children

Buggies

Types of provision

Cycle path

Wide shared use path

Narrow shared use path

Wide cycle lane

Narrow cycle lane

Directional signposts

Reduced traffic speed

Better junctions