One strike back: “Seriously???!! Very ill timed criticism indeed!”
Others told them they should get off their cycle and travel a widen of a bridge.
“You have a choice.. walk, bus, tube, cycle … those in coffins or vicious conditions don’t #selfishcyclists,” another said.
One tweeted: “The barriers are there to strengthen a open from those who wish to kill. If your legs work – get off pull it. Sorted.”
Another added: “You can always get off and travel opposite a overpass with your bike. It’s not that large a deal.”
A Twitter user posted: “Be protected travel your bike along a cement stop adding to a chaos, your choice!”
In reaction, a personality of Westminster City Council pronounced a barriers need to be “permanent”.