Campaigning News

British Cycling appeals to government to halt plans to penalise rather than protect vulnerable road users

The proposals would mean that thousands of injured cyclists would be unable to recover their legal costs.

Published on: 19/04/2018

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British Cycling urges Department for Transport to make junctions safer in response to cycle safety review

Government statistics show that two thirds of all collisions and three quarters of all cycling collisions take place at junctions

Published on: 09/03/2018

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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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