BRIGHTON NEW ROAD

Street Design

A new shared urban cultureNew Road in Brighton is one of the few shared-surface multi-modal non-residential streets in the United Kingdom, which allows motorists, pedestrians and activities to share the same space. Local citizens have been quick to embrace this new type of street, utilizing the ‘shared space’ in new ways. The design of New Road has contributed to a new urban culture in Brighton and has become one of the most popular places to spend time in the City.Major achievements:• 62% increase in pedestrian traffic• 93% reduction in motorised traffic• 600% more staying activity• 22% increase in cycling activity>> Landscape Projects >> Martin Stockley
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