26 May 2016 - 11:02am
A guide to blogs by cycle campaigners
Cycling UK member Sally Hinchcliffe reads as many cycling blogs as she can, here are her top cycle campaigning blogs from across the UK and the Netherlands.
27 March 2015 - 12:26pm
Cycling routes in Berwick
Exploring England and Scotland by bicycle in a day couldn't be easier, as Tony Houghton Cycling UK member and founder of Cycling UK group Berwick Cyclists explains in his new booklet 'Five Cycle Rides from Berwick upon Tweed'.
6 November 2014 - 2:18pm
Presentations from North Wales campaigns training - Llandudno
Cycling UK's North Wales Campaigners Training in Llandudno brought together cyclists from Anglesey, Conwy, Denbighshire, Llanberis, Flintshire, Wrexham as well as Cheshire, the Wirral and beyond. The day looked at the Active Travel (Wales) Act as well as the Space for Cycling and Road Justice campaigns.
22 July 2013 - 2:03pm
Effective Cycle Forums
Many councils have Cycle Forums where officers and elected members meet with local cycling advocates. They operate with varying degrees of success. This briefing looks at how to set one up if there isn't one, good operational practice, along with cures for an ailing Forum.
12 April 2013 - 12:53pm
Book review: Rights of Way: Restoring the Record (by Sarah Bucks & Phil Wadey)
Rights of way (ROW) in England & Wales could offer so much more for cyclists and others - but official records don't do it justice. 'Rights of Way: Restoring the Record' reveals how to use evidence to prove or disprove the existence of ROW. Reviewed by Colin Palmer, CTC's Off-road Adviser.
12 April 2012 - 1:51pm
Cycle parking (good practice)
There's hardly a destination where cycle parking isn't necessary - schools, businesses, stations, surgeries, shopping centres, to name but a few. This guide explains the best way of providing it.
22 March 2012 - 3:59pm
Developing new paths for cycling in the countryside
Do you ride - or want to ride - on a particular path, but can't tell whether you're allowed to do so? Does your favourite bridleway suddenly turn into a footpath and you wish it didn't? Do you want to do something about it? Read on...
19 March 2012 - 1:13pm
The 'Hierarchy of Provision'
What is the best way to provide for cyclists on the highway network? Sharing space with motor traffic? Or segregated as much as possible from it? And what about all the options between these extremes?
13 March 2012 - 1:16pm
Reporting obstructions (England and Wales)
What's the best thing to do if you find your favourite bridleway or byway impassable because of a fallen tree, or a gate that wasn't there before? This guide explains the process.
4 June 2010 - 11:00pm
The case against compulsory helmets
Surely helmets must be a good idea? That's the first reaction from most people when they hear CTC's policy against compulsory helmet use. So what's the case for CTC's position?