The Prime Minister Boris Johnson has launched an ambitious plan to boost cycling and walking in England, with a commitment to creating thousands of miles of new protected bike lanes, cycle training for all, and the first ever zero-emission transport city. Prime Minister Boris Johnson said: "From helping people get fit and healthy and lowering … Continue reading £2bn active travel revolution?
The moves to increase cycling in the wake of Covid19 are to be commended, and many councils are trying to make changes to existing road layouts for the benefits of all forms of human powered transport, including just walking about safely, but is this enough and can they do more, or do it better. On … Continue reading Infrastructure – is it fit for purpose?
My late father was a cyclist all his life, going up the hill to work in the morning, down the hill at lunchtime, back up for the afternoon shift, and down again for tea. He liked hills, which was useful, given we lived quite a way down one from where he worked. At the weekends … Continue reading Joining the cycling revolution