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Autumn Statement: Make Space for Cycling

Autumn Statement: Make Space for Cycling

Chancellor Philip Hammond announced £1.1bn to upgrade local roads in his Autumn Statement today – prompting an immediate response from Cycling UK urging local...
Cycling is Good for Your Health

Keep Calm, Carry on Cycling

A twenty year Danish study has cast a slightly different light on the benefits of cycling. It has long been reported that cycling as part...
Dallas In the Cycling Loop

Dallas In the Cycling Loop

Here’s some news just in from the CTC. No, not the Cyclists Touring Club, now wanting to be known as “We are cycling UK”,...
Are Bike Lanes Racist?

Are Bike Lanes Racist?

That is a discussion going on in South Africa at the moment, and making waves internationally, as reported by Ryan Lenora Brown, who published...
Cycling Means Business

Cycling Means Business

The ECF published news to the same effect a while back, with real live data showing that the addition of bike lanes increases retail...
Velobahn or Radschnellweg

German Velobahn Expansion

Almost 100 years after the Autobahn was conceived during the 1920s Weimar Republic in Germany, the country’s Federal Transport Department is proposing a positive...
Barcelona's €32m Bike Lane Spend

Barcelona’s €32m Bike Lane Spend

Hot on the heels of Lisbon’s announcement comes news from across the Iberian peninsula that Barcelona is going to invest a further €32 million...
SkyCycle Cycle Network

SkyCycle

A few days before the Sky Ride comes to our home town of Ipswich has prompted a revisit to the website and ideas of...
Shrink the City with Copenhagen Wheel E-Bike

Shrink The City

One of the technical developments we have watched with interest over the past months is “The Copenhagen Wheel”, developed at prestigious MIT (Massachusetts Institute...
Making The Best Use of Road Space

Making The Best Use of Road Space

Occasionally, you see an infographic or image that explains a situation exceptionally well. I found this one on Twitter because I follow @urbandata who...

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Fastest 16 Year Old on a Bike

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Coolest Cycling Helmet

Coolest Cycling Helmet

Helmets are recommended for cycling. But what do you do when it’s hot? Many helmet suppliers stress the vents for cooling but it takes...
Ziya Kocabiyik will cycle from Lands End to John O Groats to raise funds for Amnesty.

Lands End to John O Groats for Amnesty International

Amnesty International supporter Ziya Kocabiyik is to cycle the 969 miles from Lands End to John O Groats to raise funds to assist in...
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FuroSystem’s Carbon E-Bikes

Building for strength and light weight with full carbon, here’s a design for what appears to be the first full carbon folding e-bike, as...
Nireeka Smart Ebike for under $1000 in US

Smart Ebike from Nireeka

Max Shojaie, CEO and Co-Founder of Nireeka bikes, got in touch to tell us about their smart ebike, which happens to be made of...