Are you allowed to stop your car in traffic light cycle lane boxes?


Drivers and cyclists might call them ‘bike boxes’ but the Advanced Stop Lines that were imported from Denmark and have sprung up at traffic light
Compulsory helmets and hi-vis vests under review for all cyclists on British roads

Compulsory helmets under review for cyclists


Cyclists could be made to wear helmets and high-visibility vests for the first time in a review of bike safety.
Jeremy Clarkson: ban buses or bicycles to reduce road deaths

Jeremy Clarkson: ban buses or bicycles


Jeremy Clarkson has proposed banning either buses or bicycles in order to reduce the number of deaths and injuries on Britain's roads.
Me and My Motor: Jason Kenny, Olympic cyclist

Me and My Motor: Jason Kenny


Jason Kenny, the six-time Olympic cycling gold medallist, is relaxing trackside. But this isn’t a velodrome, he’s at Silverstone, practising...
Cyclists stopped by UK police for riding two abreast

Video: cyclists riding abreast stopped by police


A cyclist filmed an encounter with the police after being stopped for riding two abreast, and the footage has led to intense debate over...
Cyclist Chris Froome rammed by hit-and-run driver

Cyclist Chris Froome "rammed" in hit-and-run


Chris Froome, the three-time Tour de France winner, has been knocked off his bicycle by a hit-and-run driver in the south of France.
Extra powers for councils to boost cycling

Extra powers for councils to boost cycling


Councils could be given powers to ban pavement parking and introduce 20mph limits under reforms to get more people cycling and walking.
Reader Letters: Welsh road signs, road tax truths, cycling clothing, driverless cars and trusting the politicians

Reader Letters: Tax truths and signage goofs


We have recently moved to Wales, where the road signs are in two languages. It can be very difficult to pick up where the English text starts...
Reader Letters: Driverless car challenge and flashing bike lights

Reader Letters: Driverless issue and bike lights


In future cities populated with driverless cars, imagine the battle for right of way once pranksters, daredevils and eventually all cyclists...
Police giving rogue cyclists an easy ride

Police giving rogue cyclists an easy ride


Police were accused of turning a blind eye to antisocial cyclists last night after a sharp drop in the number of fines issued for jumping red...
Karla Roman, an architect, was knocked down by a coach in east London

Cyclist crushed by coach in day of death on roads


Two cyclists and a pedestrian were killed in three accidents within a few hours, prompting renewed calls to improve safety on the roads.
Blaze Lazerlight: helping alert London and New York motorists to vulnerable cyclists

Lighting the way ahead in a green blaze of glory


Forget about painting the town red. For five years Emily Brooke has wanted to make the night-time streets of the world’s great cities glow green.
Reader Letters: Criminal cyclists, dazzling brakes, smart motorway signs and more

Reader Letters: Criminal cyclists, dazzling brakes


What can be done about cyclists who, when informed by a driver that they’ve gone through a red light, wait until you catch them up and then thump