Campaigning News

British Cycling launches Crowdfunding campaign in support of Ukraine

British Cycling can announce today the launch of a Crowdfunding campaign to support the people of Ukraine, the Ukrainian Cycling Federation and the nation’s leading cyclists, in response to the ongoing invasion and humanitarian crisis.

Published on: 14/04/2022

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Highway Code: Close passing

This week, our Policy Manager Nick Chamberlin tackles the issue of close passing.

Published on: 10/02/2022

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Highway Code – Success for Turning the Corner

In the second part of our blog series on recent changes to the Highway Code, our Policy Manager Nick Chamberlin celebrates the success of our Turning the Corner campaign, which we launched back in 2016 to improve junction safety.

Published on: 03/02/2022

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Highway Code – Riding two abreast

Changes to the Highway Code have provoked plenty more discussion this week. Here, our Policy Manager Nick Chamberlin reflects on the changes for people on bikes riding ‘two abreast’.

Published on: 27/01/2022

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Chris Boardman appointed as interim commissioner of Active Travel England

British Cycling Policy Adviser Chris Boardman has today been named as the first national commissioner of the Government’s new cycling and walking body, Active Travel England.

Published on: 22/01/2022

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Upcoming changes to the Highway Code

Ahead of an expected announcement from the Government this week on changes to the Highway Code, our Policy Manager Nick Chamberlin reflects on the progress made and the impact of British Cycling members.

Published on: 20/01/2022

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Major new research project launched into E-mountain bike use in Britain

British Cycling has joined forces with other cycling organisations and Britain’s biggest recreational land managers to support a new, long-term research project to be undertaken by Edinburgh Napier University into the use of off-road e-bikes, including electric mountain bikes.

Published on: 29/04/2021

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Let's Ride together for the NHS

British Cycling has today joined HSBC UK and a host of other major businesses in supporting the /together campaign; celebrating the 72 nd birthday of the NHS by encouraging us all to head out for a ride on Sunday 5 July.

Published on: 02/07/2020

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