Campaigning News

Proposal to ban cyclists on the A63 'deeply concerning' say British Cycling and Welcome to Yorkshire

British Cycling and Welcome to Yorkshire have today issued a joint response to Highways England, following their proposal to introduce a ‘prohibition of cyclists’ order on the A63 trunk road, near Hull.

Published on: 06/02/2018

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Made to move: Chris Boardman presents walking and cycling report to MPs

British Cycling's policy advisor and Greater Manchester's walking and cycling commissioner explains the 12-year-old standard and why urgent investment is needed.

Published on: 23/01/2018

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British Cycling will 'create a blueprint' to change Britain says Julie Harrington, as Chris Boardman publishes plan to transform Greater Manchester

The plan will aim to turn Manchester, the home of British Cycling, into a city that can lead the way in turning Britain into a great cycling nation.

Published on: 14/12/2017

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Boardman hails progress for Turning the Corner campaign after Hostile Streets report published

The London Assembly’s Transport Committee has called on the Mayor of London and Transport for London to carry out research on how British Cycling’s Turning the Corner initiative could work on the capital’s streets

Published on: 04/12/2017

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Chris Boardman: Compulsory helmet laws won't make cycling safer

As the debate around cycle safety, and in particular helmet use, continues to rage, British Cycling policy advisor, Chris Boardman, writes about the danger of introducing compulsory helmet laws.

Published on: 26/11/2017

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British Cycling responds to Mayor of Greater Manchester Andy Burham's 'congestion conversation'

British Cycling calls upon the Mayor of Greater Manchester, Andy Burnham, to use the proven, achievable solution of cycling infrastructure to enable people to travel in different ways, as he looks to tackle the city’s increasing congestion problem.

Published on: 02/11/2017

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Almost 3,000 back call to make it easier for cyclists to ride in the Welsh countryside

The ‘Taking Forward Wales’ Sustainable Management of Natural Resources consultation closed on 30 September

Published on: 17/10/2017

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Rise in casualties on Britain's roads "concerning", says Boardman

Road casualty figures, released by the Department for Transport, show a ‘concerning’ rise in the number of casualties on Britain’s roads.

Published on: 28/09/2017

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