Boris Johnson has announced plans to improve the safety of cyclists ahead of the introduction of London’s cycle hire scheme.
Transport for London is reminding drivers that a number of Central London roads will be closed over the weekend to facilitate the Tour of Britain and Mayor of London’s Skyride.
London’s planned Cycle Hire scheme took a major step forward this week with the appointment of service company Serco as main contractor.
Boris Johnson has announced the routs of two proposed ‘Cycle Superhighways’ which will prioritise bicycle users and provide “safe, direct and continuous routes” into central London from South Wimbledon and Barking.
Boris Johnson visited Trafalgar Square this morning to unveil the a package of summer cycling events in the capital, as Transport for London continues to work to increase the level of bike usage.