All the latest cycling news from CTC

29 July 2013 - 2:17pm
'Nice Way Code' launched to build better relations on the roads
The Nice Way Code is a reimagining of the Highway Code
Scottish Transport Minister Keith Brown MSP has launched the Nice Way Code campaign to try and improve relations between all road users.
25 July 2013 - 12:54pm
Driver who killed Anthony Hilson convicted of causing his death by dangerous driving
The road where cyclist Anthony Hilson was killed
The driver who killed cyclist Anthony Hilson in September 2012, when she took her eyes off the road, has been convicted of causing his death by dangerous driving.
24 July 2013 - 4:02pm
Summer Bikeability Training in the Chilterns
Children's Bikeability training in the Chilterns
Get your child road-savvy on their bikes this summer. Free Bikeability training is being made available for children in the Chilterns.
23 July 2013 - 2:34pm
CTC backs the growing call for a women's Tour de France
Tamina Oliver (left) Photography: David Higgleton
CTC wholeheartedly supports Britain’s former world champion and Olympic medallist Emma Pooley in her campaign for a women’s Tour de France. The charity's Chief Executive Gordon Seabright has added his name to the list now numbering over 71,000.
22 July 2013 - 3:09pm
CTC's Tejesh Mistry says 'Let's build on the success that has already been achieved in cycling'
CTC Development Manager Tejesh Mistry on Sky News
CTC Development Manager Tejesh Mistry was invited to join in the coverage of the Tour de France yesterday as a guest on Sky News to reflect on the impact Tour and Olympic fever has had at grass roots level for cycling.
22 July 2013 - 2:44pm
Blazing Saddles for Cycle Chilterns at Oxfordshire County and Thame Show
Riders of all ages enjoyed riding on the Shoretrax
The one day Oxfordshire County and Thame Show sizzled away under bright blue skies as the temperature climbed into the 30s. A great excuse for a day out and a busy show meant lots of visitors coming to find out more about Cycle Chilterns and have a go on the Shoretrax Portable Timber Trail.
22 July 2013 - 11:03am
Tour de France Froome victory sure to get more people cycling
Chris Froome
CTC's Chief Executive Gordon Seabright has added the charity's congratulations to the list of those praising Chris Froome's "brilliant" Tour de France victory. Gordon said "The growth in cycling will surely continue following Team Sky's sporting success."
19 July 2013 - 11:41am
Cycling to stations doubles in 7 years
Cycling to stations has grown mostly amongst on-train users
The number of people cycling to railway stations has steadily increased over the last 7 years, figures from the National Passenger Survey, obtained by CTC, reveal.
16 July 2013 - 2:23pm
Government roads strategy promises to 'cycleproof' major roads
The new A3 at Hindhead has greatly improved cycling conditions
CTC has welcomed the announcement to 'cycleproof' the major road network, which comes just two weeks after two cyclists were killed on the A30 in Cornwall.
15 July 2013 - 1:02pm
Cycling road crash victims and campaigners visit over 30 Police and Crime Commissioners to call for 'Road Justice'
West Midlands PCC Bob Jones meets CTC Campaigner Paul Middleton
Today, (July 11th ) campaigners and victims of cycling road crashes are meeting with Police and Crime Commissioners (PCCs) across England and Wales to hand in CTC, the national cycling charity’s Road Justice report.
15 July 2013 - 12:54pm
Cycling but not as you know it! Electric Bicycles come to Henley
The opportunity to enjoy the beautiful Chilterns countryside by bicycle is getting a boost, an electrically powered boost! CTC, the national cycling charity has linked up with the Electric Bicycle Network to bring you cycling, but not as we usually know it.
11 July 2013 - 11:27am
Date set for Get Britain Cycling debate in Parliament and No. 10 announcement on cycling
Get Britain Cycling (front cover)
The Chamber of the House of Commons will be the setting for a high profile debate and vote about cycling in September, with an announcement from the Prime Minister expected in August.
10 July 2013 - 4:02pm
Team CTC do themselves proud in Czech Republic Tour
CTC’s riders finish in the Tour De Feminin - O cenu Ceského Švýcarska in the Czech Republic.
10 July 2013 - 3:15pm
Over 30 CTC campaigners meet Police and Crime Commissioners calling for 'Road Justice'
CTC's Chief Exec Gordon Seabright with Wiltshire PCC Angus Macpherson
On July 11th CTC campaigners and victims of cycling road crashes met with Police and Crime Commissioners (PCCs) across England and Wales to hand in CTC’s first Road Justice report today.
9 July 2013 - 2:20pm
Chilterns Cycle Rides For All
Chiltern cyclists
Come along and enjoy free led rides in the Chilterns this summer!
9 July 2013 - 1:32pm
Sparkling launch for Henley Electric Bike Network
Chiltern Valley Winery and Brewery become hire point for the Electric Bikes
The sun shone for the launch of a new CTC initiative in Henley this week as we linked up with the Electric Bicycle Network to bring you cycling, but not as we usually know it.
4 July 2013 - 4:53pm
Does the history of cycling interest you? Then pedal back in time with CTC
A copy of CTC's Gazette magazine from the archives
Does an interest in cycling run in your family ? Would you like to find out if your ancestors were mentioned in copies of ‘The Gazette‘ dating back over 100 years. CTC has applied for Heritage Lottery funding to make the charity’s history accessible via a simple on line search.
4 July 2013 - 2:34pm
Over half of Britons think roads are too dangerous, and only 33% ride a bike
Only a small proportion of people ever ride a bike
Statistics published from the 2012 British Social Attitudes survey show that the public is very concerned about cycle safety, and only a third ever ride a bike.
2 July 2013 - 4:35pm
Family of cyclist killed on the A414 receive record undisclosed compensation
CTC's Road Justice campaign seeks to improve the legal response to bad driving
The family of an avid cyclist has received the highest ever sum of damages for a claim for fatal injury through CTC, the national cycling charity’s insurance scheme.
1 July 2013 - 3:28pm
The Big Bike Bash 2013
The Big Bike Bash
The Big Bike Bash 2013 will be held at UK Youth's Avon Tyrrell activity centre in the New Forest in August 24-26.

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  • President: Jon Snow
  • Chief Executive: Paul Tuohy
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