David Showell, managing director of the cycle training provider Cycle Confident, attended the October meeting of the London Road Safety Council.
Pedestrians, cyclists and powered two wheeler riders made up 87% of deaths – and more than half of all casualties – on London’s roads in 2017, new figures show.
A number of the London Road Safety Council’s newly-appointed elected members took part in a training session on 28 September, to improve their insight and understanding of the challenges faced in reducing casualties on the Capital’s roads.
Primary schools across London are being invited to take part in a poetry competition, designed to ‘celebrate the many benefits of cycling’.
Breaking down the barriers that stop women from cycling could increase the number who ride to work by 60%, new research from Transport for London suggests.