Bunch in Headley on first lap of Box Hill, London-Surrey Cycle Classic 2011

Backing down over Box Hill

15,000 fans will now line the Box Hill climb during the London 2012 Olympic Games road race

Bike lane illustration

How Britain has failed cycling

‘Institutionalised discrimination’ and ‘no political will’ — two reasons why no UK town has a decent cycle network


Single minded

Never ridden a fixie? You owe it to yourself to give it a go

General cycling, commuting

Abuse from drivers

Cycling is more popular than ever, but then so is our verbal, psychological and physical abuse by drivers