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21 September 2017 - 5:11pm
Government launches “urgent review” into cycling offences
Palace of Westminster
The Department for Transport today (Thursday, 21 September) announced that it will be conducting an “urgent review” into new offences relating causing death by careless or dangerous cycling.
9 September 2017 - 11:37am
Manon Carpenter backs Trails for Wales
Manon Carpenter
Ahead of the UCI MTB World Championships in Cairns, Australia, now retired Welsh world mountain bike champion Manon Carpenter has added her support to Cycling UK’s Trails for Wales campaign in a short video.
23 August 2017 - 10:27am
“Forward thinking Wales on way to making history” says Cycling UK
Two people cycling on Hope Mountain bridleway
Cycling UK calls on public to endorse Welsh proposals to increase cycling access.
7 August 2017 - 3:04pm
More Welsh local authorities consult on future cycle routes
Family walking and cycling in Wales
As part of the next phase of the Active Travel (Wales) Act, local authorities across Wales are beginning to map the routes where future cycling and walking routes should be created. Cycling UK reports where it’s happening and how to get involved.
7 July 2017 - 3:00pm
Cycling in South Wales
Cyclists on road surrounded by trees
Looking for information about cycling in South Wales? Cycling UK's guide to cycling in South Wales gives you routes, events, clubs and advice to inspire you to cycle in the county.
7 July 2017 - 2:47pm
Cycling in Powys
Two cyclists on uphill climb
Looking for information about cycling in Powys? Cycling UK's guide to cycling in Powys gives you routes, events, clubs and advice to inspire you to cycle in the county.
7 July 2017 - 2:34pm
Cycling in Monmouthshire
Two cyclists on a country road
Looking for information about cycling in Monmouthshire? Cycling UK's guide to cycling in Monmouthshire gives you routes, events, clubs and advice to inspire you to cycle in the county.
7 July 2017 - 2:07pm
Cycling in Gwynedd, Anglesey and Snowdonia
Cyclists riding down a shingle path
Looking for information about cycling in Gwynedd, Anglesey and Snowdonia? Cycling UK's guide to cycling in Gwynedd, Anglesey and Snowdonia gives you routes, events, clubs and advice to inspire you to cycle in the county.
7 July 2017 - 1:47pm
Cycling in Conwy and North East Wales
Group of cyclists passing trees on country lane
Looking for information about cycling in Conwy and North East Wales? Cycling UK's guide to cycling in Conwy and North East Wales gives you routes, events, clubs and advice to inspire you to cycle in the county.
7 July 2017 - 1:32pm
Cycling in Carmarthenshire, Ceredigion and Pembrokeshire
Two cyclists on a forest path
Looking for information about cycling in Carmarthenshire, Ceredigion and Pembrokeshire? Cycling UK's guide to cycling in Carmarthenshire, Ceredigion and Pembrokeshire gives you routes, events, clubs and advice to inspire you to cycle in the county.
22 June 2017 - 5:57pm
Increased Welsh footpath access for cycling “landmark step” says Cycling UK
Trails for Wales rally outside the Senedd, Cardiff in 2015
Cycling UK today (Thursday, 22 June) welcomed the opportunities presented by the Welsh Government’s consultation "Taking forward Wales’ sustainable management of natural resources" calling them “a landmark step towards increasing the opportunities for cycling, health and rural tourism.”
10 March 2017 - 7:33pm
We've done it! Too Close For Comfort meets target in first 48hrs
TooCloseForComfort mat close-up
Cycling UK ‘Too Close For Comfort’ Kickstarter campaign smashes its fundraising target in less than 48 hours.
9 March 2017 - 11:38am
Crowdsourced funding campaign will make "roads safer"
Paul Tuohy on a close pass mat
Cycling UK launches ‘Too Close For Comfort’ Kickstarter campaign to make great work by West Midlands Police go nationwide.
18 November 2016 - 10:30am
Rights of Way not fit for purpose finds Off-Road cycling survey
Photo: Flickr CC shirokazan
Cycling UK and Open MTB today (Friday 17 November) issued the preliminary results from their Off-Road survey which found 74% of the participants consider the current rights of way unsuitable for off-road cycling.
8 September 2016 - 8:26pm
A short guide to trail centres in Wales
Tracy Moseley and Richard Parks filming for Extreme Wales with Richard Parks
As former Wales rugby star Richard Parks takes a lesson from former MTB world downhill champion Tracy Moseley - and meets the 'godmother of mountain biking' Sian Roberts at Coed y Brenin - Cycling UK highlights some of the best trail centres in Wales.
24 August 2016 - 5:49pm
State of the nation off-road cycling survey launched
Cyclists off-road on Isle of Wight
Cycling UK and OpenMTB are today (Wednesday, 24 August) launching the first national survey of off-road cycling activity in England and Wales.
8 August 2016 - 12:30pm
Welsh Minister to call for public to get involved in shaping their communities
Cycling UK at launch event
Rebecca Evans AM, the Welsh Government Minister with responsibility for Active Travel, will be using today's (Monday 8 August) launch of a new campaign by Wales’ leading walking and cycling organisations to urge people to have their say on how their communities could be better designed for getting around on foot and by bike.
12 May 2016 - 10:46am
Winged Wheels restored to former glory on The Squirrel and The Wirral
Winged Wheel on Squirrel Inn, Wellington
Two magnificent Winged Wheel signs have been restored to their former glory and unveiled for public view – one on The Squirrel, the other on The Wirral. Cycling UK’s Communications and Media Officer Tony Upfold reveals how they were found, donated and lovingly renovated.
3 May 2016 - 10:03am
Road Crime is Real Crime - in Wales
Polling Station with bicycle outside
With less than two days to go before the polls open, it's the Welsh Police and Crime Commissioner candidates who are pledging to treat Road Crime as Real Crime and committing to increase road traffic police funding and numbers, and the English candidates who need to be pressed to commit
18 April 2016 - 11:19am
Assembly Member candidates urged to support Active Travel
Cycling UK President and Channel 4 newscaster, Jon Snow, has written to Assembly Member candidates asking them to pledge their support towards improving investment and leisure access for cycling, should they be successful on 5 May.
 
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