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The gate for access to path around loch is difficult to get through with my mobility scooter

V Narrow footpath for walking, unsafe under normal conditions

Poor and unsafe crossing for cyclists and walkers across A71. Fast traffic and wide road to cross

Footpath is too narrow. Difficult to walk with children, poor crossing of B7031

A dual carriageway comes from Livingston to Dobbies roundabout, the cars are going way too fast on to the roundabout and not looking for cycles at all. I had another near death miss this morning, I had gone around the roundabout from A89 B ... [more]

The pavement is too narrow and the speed limit is not enforced. The road is too narrow making cycling to the Leisure centre terrifying

This is a very important commuters route into Edinburgh. The road is plenty wide enough but cars still pass too close. Dedicated cycle lanes all the way to Kirkliston would improve safety.

There is plenty of room here to create a safe cycle lane which provides access for Springfield estate and Blackness. It can be a scary bit of road due to the speed of cars as the 40moh is not enforced

East Whitburn to Blacburn. Vehicles passing very close, especially due to bollards in middle of road which reduce the width of road available. Could pavement be widened to allow for pedestrians and cyclists. Or a physical barrier on road ... [more]

East Whitburn to Blacburn. Vehicles passing very close, especially due to bollards in middle of road which reduce the width of road available.

You have to cross multiple busy roads to get from one point on the cycle path on the A89 to rejoin the cycle path again outside Dobbies. Extend the cycle lane down the south side of the road and build a bridge over the A899. Or make a peli ... [more]

You have to cross multiple busy roads to get from one point on the cycle path on the A89 to rejoin the cycle path again outside Dobbies. Extend the cycle lane down the south side of the road and build a bridge over the a899. Or make a peli ... [more]

The cycle lane is all chopped up and very bumpy , new layer would improve safety

This path links to the cycle path to West Calder High School and Polbeth. The existing path is directly outside front doors of houses. Needs widening to reduce the chance of residents and bikes colliding.

Replace barrier with bollards and dropped kerb

Create a Temp path from Train station north side, starting from the bike racks and going east parallel to railway to the billboard beside the traffic lights, thus reducing the need for people to use Back Station Road pavement which is too n ... [more]

provide access off train station platform straight onto Station Road, thus freeing up narrow pathway on Back Station Road.

on pavement parking spaces making pavement too narrow. temp remove them.

Pavement far too narrow.

Obsolete barrier

Path not obvious due to poor signage and bushes

Overhanging bushes need cutting back at points along here especially at the Bellsquarry end

Pothole across the width of the path

Dark path Uninviting due to overhanging trees, Poor surface

Sign post on left of picture directs NCR75 along the road. A bare signpost to the right of the traffic cone is located on the actual route of NCR75.

Sign down between Armadale and Blackridge

Livingston. Dark tree covered intimidating path

Linlithgow sure knows how to present its historic monuments!

Someone decided to pave the parking bays with expensive stone paving slabs. What a waste!

Car parking bays painted on the expensive stone paving slabs, and hardly any space left for pedestrians. But still the motorists haven't got enough space and double park.

No passage here to Abercorn if you miss previous turn of 76

Entrance onto cycle route NCN75 often obstructed by cars parking side by side where is says KEEP CLEAR. Consider bollards to prevent vehicle access or block off the piece of road which is not needed.

There is a barrier across the cycle route and kerb at the side of the road. Access through is narrow for cycle, and more difficult for a buggy, or wheelchair. Could be improved by removing the barrier and replacing it with a bollard.

Beware of flooding in wet weather

Path washed out due to water flowing across the path from ground on the south side of the path.

Steps could be replaced by a ramp

Prone to flooding. Water gathers on the higher land on the west side of the path and flows onto the path. Needs a ditch to gather the water and pipe it under the path.

Muddy path by river Almond, Kirkton Campus livi20milers.blogspot.co.uk

This is on SPOKES WL map as a cycle path ! Very muddy. Not recommended for cycling

Look out ! Exposed raised corner of manhole cover.

Sunken road and metal plate close to central island

Warning! Uneven road surface next half mile forcing cyclist into centre of carriageway.

The Union Canal towpath gets quite muddy when wet

Messy road closure at Uphall station, on the way to the cycle path

Another barrier on the railway path in Livingston

Joggers don't like barriers either!

Gate on NCN76 at Hopetoun House

There is a flight of steps up from the NCN754 canal towpath to the road, which leads to NCN76 at Hopetoun House

Coming into Bathgate from the west, NCN75 crosses the railway line, but the ramp up to the bridge faces east, entailing path-users doubling back. There are no double-backs on the adjacent railway line!

A89 cyclepath crossing filling station exit, with view obstructed by advertising, whilst some cyclists pass on main carriageway

The pedestrian crossing where users of the A89 cyclepath must cross side road (see #37338). Despite the End of Route sign, the route continues to Newbridge across the other side of the pedestrian crossing.

No crossing for A89 cyclepath at roundabout, users must go to the next junction on side road to cross over and double back - see #37339

Cyclists Dismount sign on A89 cyclepath at crossing with Grange Road

Cyclists Dismount sign on A89 cyclepath at junction with Station Road

Another A89 junction with no thought put into how cyclepath should cross it - see #37335

Junction of A89 cyclepath and link to Union Canal (NCN 754) completely devoid of signage

Flared crash-barrier takes room from A89 cyclepath

Edinburgh-bound cyclists on way to Pedal on Parliament reject cyclepath in favour of A89 carriageway

No crossing of Blyth Road provided in A89 cyclepath. Are cyclists expected to continue down side road to cross it?

Junction with local path requires cyclists following A89 cyclepath to swerve around lamppost

Double corner where A89 cyclepath switches from being path slightly away from the road to roadside path

No dropped kerb onto cyclepath at end of Uphall station car park

Brox Burn path livi20milers.blogspot.co.uk

Brox Burn path livi20milers.blogspot.co.uk

Broxburn path. Muddy when wet livi20milers.blogspot.co.uk

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