Green councilor knocked off her bike along cycle lane she voted for 

A Green Party councillor was hit by a van while riding her bike in an unpopular cycle lane that she voted for. Hannah Clare was using the Covid cycle lane in Hove when a white van turning into a petrol station knocked her off her bicycle. The deputy leader of Brighton council said she has been … Read more Green councilor knocked off her bike along cycle lane she voted for 

Story of couple’s epic three-year cycle ride told in stunning coffee table book Bike Life by Lannoo

Most people cycle for exercise or to get to the office or shops. But there is the option to use pedal power for a grander purpose – to see the world and change your life. Just like couple Tristan Bogaard and Belen Castello have done. They have spent the past three years on an epic … Read more Story of couple’s epic three-year cycle ride told in stunning coffee table book Bike Life by Lannoo

Sadiq Khan’s cycle lanes were UNLAWFUL, judge at London’s High Court rules

Sadiq Khan‘s ‘Streetspace’ scheme was ‘seriously flawed’ and ‘took advantage of the pandemic’ to push through ‘radical’ and permanent changes to London‘s roads and should be quashed, the High Court ruled today. The judgement followed a legal challenge by organisations representing black cab drivers who were angry about being banned from a new bus-only route … Read more Sadiq Khan’s cycle lanes were UNLAWFUL, judge at London’s High Court rules

Covid UK: Mass testing of whole regions to bring cycle of lockdowns to an end by spring

Mass testing of whole regions is being considered by No10 to help bring the hated cycle of lockdowns to an end by the spring. Testing could be used to move the worst-hit areas of the UK down the tiers, which could be implemented as the third national shutdown ends. One idea under consideration is to … Read more Covid UK: Mass testing of whole regions to bring cycle of lockdowns to an end by spring

Drivers slam ‘overly-elaborate’ nautical-themed road cycle markings

Motorists slam new ‘overly-elaborate’ nautical-themed road markings aimed at encouraging cycling as a ‘shocking waste of money’ and a distraction to drivers Officials in Poole painted dolphins and sea shells along busy stretch of the A350 The nautical decorations help guide pedestrians and cyclists around the town  But safety groups fear the brightly-coloured markings could … Read more Drivers slam ‘overly-elaborate’ nautical-themed road cycle markings

Halfords benefits from lockdown cycle boom with bike sales up 34%

Halfords benefits from lockdown cycle boom with bike sales up 34% By City & Finance Reporter for the Daily Mail Published: 21:45 GMT, 14 January 2021 | Updated: 21:45 GMT, 14 January 2021 Halfords has benefited from a lockdown cycle boom with bike sales up from last year Halfords has benefited from a lockdown cycle … Read more Halfords benefits from lockdown cycle boom with bike sales up 34%

Kit Malthouse claims you can cycle up to 70 MILES from your home

Britons can sit on benches, go on bike rides of up to 70 miles but should think carefully about meeting a friend for a coffee and must never go to the supermarket without a mask, Britain’s policing minister said today. Kit Malthouse also accused the public of ‘searching for the loopholes in the law’ and … Read more Kit Malthouse claims you can cycle up to 70 MILES from your home

Coronavirus UK: How many vaccinations does Britain need to break the cycle of lockdowns?

The number of vaccines Britain gives out before lockdown rules can start to be loosened will depend on the ‘risk appetite’ of the Government and how well they work in real life, scientists say. There are around 31.7million people on the official waiting list for a jab, which includes everyone over the age of 50, … Read more Coronavirus UK: How many vaccinations does Britain need to break the cycle of lockdowns?

Tory MPs demand ‘clear exit strategy from nightmarish cycle of lockdowns’

Furious Tory MPs have demanded resignations from the Cabinet after Boris Johnson effectively cancelled Christmas for 16million people in England as he imposed tough new restrictions to slow the spread of coronavirus.  The Prime Minister announced yesterday afternoon that London, the South East and the East of England were being moved into a new Tier … Read more Tory MPs demand ‘clear exit strategy from nightmarish cycle of lockdowns’

Cars RECLAIM Kensington High Street cycle lane

Cars today reclaimed a loathed west London cycle lane after bollards were removed following a backlash from drivers and local businesses.  Workmen finished ripping out the plastic barriers on Kensington High Street this weekend, despite progress being disrupted last week when XR supporters glued themselves to their van.  The cycle lane became the unlikely battleground … Read more Cars RECLAIM Kensington High Street cycle lane