How EVERYBODY benefits from investment in cycling

With the parliamentary debate on cycling set to reignite once more, British Cycling today published an academic paper to highlight the benefits investment in cycling can bring, not only to cyclists, but the entire population.

British Cycling today published a paper looking at how increasing investment in cycling infrastructure could benefit the entire nation. You can see a breakdown of the study in the infographic below.

Investment in cycling benefits

Infographic by British Cycling

What is your vision for cycling in the UK over the next 5/10/20/50 years? Comment below.

Pete Reynolds

Pete is the co-founder and editor of Discerning Cyclist. He commutes by bike daily from his home to his co-working space. Originally from Wirral, UK, Pete now lives in Spain. When visiting a new city, Pete loves nothing more than to explore it on two wheels. See Pete's Muck Rack profile

1 Response

  1. Sabrina says:

    Another benefit: if there are fewer cars it will be easier for ambulances etc. to get through, thereby saving lives.

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