Take Care on London’s Roads

An e-mail I got from TFL… I am writing to both cyclists and drivers to remind them to take care on London’s roads. Cyclists are reminded to: Be aware of blind spots all around large vehicles. It’s often safer to hang back Make eye contact with drivers to make sure they have seen you Not… More Take Care on London’s Roads

Cyclists don’t stop at red

Cyclists are often outed by other road users for not stopping at red lights. But no group is innocent at this. A TFL study showed that 84% of cyclists in London stopped at red lights, so why is it perceived that we jump red lights? Cyclists generally cycle through red lights when other traffic has… More Cyclists don’t stop at red

You’re causing traffic

Something I’ve had shouted at me as vehicles pass me or been told on other occasions. Statements like this show the stupidity and naivety of people who shout them. For starters, the definition of traffic is not vehicles being held up or stationary but in fact just describes any vehicle on the road. So I… More You’re causing traffic