Road Safety

Pedal on Parliament

Yesterday (Sunday, May 19) saw thousands of cyclists descend on the Scottish Parliament at Holyrood as part a campaign, supported by Olympic legend Chris Hoy and ‘The Flying Scotsman’ Graeme Obree, calling for 5% of Scotland’s transport budget to be spent on cycling. Pedal
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£40million of Cycle Safety Schemes

The Department for Transport has announced 78 cycle safety schemes which will benefit from £40million of national and local government investment, a move welcomed by British Cycling who worked with the DoT in selecting the proposals to improve the design and layout of roads in
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FlipFlap Refelctives

FlipFlap

As we never tire of mentioning: being seen at night and in low-light conditions is of paramount importance. Lights, lights and more lights is the sensible mantra but adding as much reflective surface as possible goes a long way to ensuring you (probably) won’t become another
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Angel Cycle Helmet

Angel Cycle Helmet

If you’re looking for additional cycle safety during the darker winter months, or indeed just looking to up your visibility in general, then the Angel cycle helmet from Bicygnals offers an interesting solution. Fundamentally a regular cycle helmet in appearance (although with
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Q&A: Maria Eagle MP – Part 2

A vocal advocate for cyclists’ needs, Labour’s Maria Eagle MP is passionate about getting the country truly fit for life again and with recent – and very public – backing from party leader Ed Miliband, this seemed like an ideal time to catch up with her and talk ‘two wheels
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AfterShokz Sportz 2 Headphones

AfterShokz Sportz 2 Headphones

Where do you stand on the issue of listening to music whilst cycling? It’s a divisive subject, one that splits riders almost as equally as the great helmet debate, but what is certain is that if you do want to while away those saddle-hours to thumping tunes (or some Kenny G) then
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Miliband Backs the Bike

Labour leader Ed Miliband has stated that he is fully in favour of making Britain into a nation of cyclists on a par with Holland and has endorsed the views of shadow transport secretary Maria Eagle that cycling should play a key role in any new transport projects in the UK.
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Lezyne Femto Drive LED

Lezyne Femto Drive LED

We hate to say it but the nights are drawing in aren’t they? Time then for all sensible cyclists to have their thoughts turn to safety and lighting and here at Cyclo we’ve been having fun playing with the oh-so-cute (but at the same time deeply practical) Lezyne Femto Drive LED
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