Everything tagged with highway code

Blog post: Using Cycle Facilities

Cycle Lanes   Cycle lanes are often created to encourage cycling in certain areas or along busy roads that may have previously been difficult to negotiate. Cycle lanes with unbroken white lines are for the sole use of cyclists. Some cycl...

Blog post: Test your skills in a traffic-free area

If you haven’t cycled much before, find yourself a traffic-free environment to start off in such as your local park. You might want to take a more experienced friend with you for help and advice, which where getting in touch with a local ...

Blog post: Advertising Standards Authority withdraws ban on tv ads promoting cycling

  Can you spot the "harmful and irresponsible" element in this picture? In a rapid response to overwhelming public and political pressure the Adverstising Standards Authority have withdrawn their ban on television ads promoting cycilng and ...

Discussion: Lack of motorist awareness about 'taking the lane'

good concatenation of various blog thoughts here: http://voleospeed.blogspot.com/2011/07/problem-with-assertive-cycling.html Most motorists and law enforcement officials have no idea why cyclists ride in the middle of the lane. They think we're ...

Blog post: Test your skills in a traffic-free area

If you haven’t cycled much before, find yourself a traffic-free environment to start off in such as your local park. You might want to take a more experienced friend with you for help and advice, which where getting in touch with a local ...