News & Opinion

A wide selection of opinion pieces on all kinds of cycling; some politics, some about planning and safety, getting more people on bikes, and some about bike racing - all kinds of bike racing.

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Dancing to the disc(o) beat
Disc brakes are better, but not everyone agrees
Beyond the red line
making active travel a reality
Cool World Consulting
Because we need to act now
Get an insurance quote for your bike
It's not worth taking the risk. Find the best price to cover you and your bike now
JRtB 5 best cycling things of 2020
Our top five cycling things from this year. What's yours?
Riders against rubbish
Alec Seaman is fighting the blight of fly tipping in our countryside
The politics of bike infrastructure
What gets in the way of delivering some seemingly straightforward improvements.
The 'new normal' in transport
better than the 'old normal'? We can choose
Businesses need to think ecargo bike
it's the solution to a better, greener economy
Stay positive ...
... just ride the bike
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Vuelta 2017 - first impressions
Tour de France 2017 (21)
World Cup XCO  2017
Vuelta - getting excited
TdF - in Yellow
TdF 2017 Contador
Tour de France 2017 (9)
Tour de France 2017 (5)
Tour de France 2017 (3)
Women's tour 2017
Criterium Dauphine 2017
Giro D'Italia 2017 (3)
Giro D'Italia 2017 (2)
Giro D'Italia 2017 (1)
Part 2
Tour de France 2017
Here we go!
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