Leeds plans 20mph zones in communities along its £29m "super cycleway"News comes as charity Brake lobbies MPs for lower speed limit, saying 8 in 10 people back GO 20 campaign21Apr 3 2014 - 18:50 Drunk, speeding, hit and run van driver who killed cyclist sentenced to eight years in jailDying cyclist discovered by his mother in a ditch three hours after fatal collision41Apr 3 2014 - 18:19 Ordnance Survey launches free iOS Ride Tour de France route app with Chris BoardmanFree iOS app guides you through the three UK stages of this year’s Tour de France AND all the previous UK Tour stages too22Apr 3 2014 - 16:38 Just In: Sublime Six C AeroA carbon-fibre aero road bike priced at £2,650 in a Campag Athena build14Apr 3 2014 - 15:06 Londoner to take on Spring Classics routes - on a penny-farthingJoff Summerfield, who has ridden his high-wheeler round the world, heads to Flanders, Roubaix and Liège-Bastogne-Liège10Apr 3 2014 - 14:19 Cyclist killed by tipper lorry in Central London - day after protesters call for improved safetyFatal incident at Ludgate Circus follows Stop Killing Cyclists urging councils to take action36Apr 3 2014 - 11:46 Cycle helmets have "major flaws" in safety, insists cyclist airbag firm Hövding (+ video)Swedish company says European standard should review maximum permitted impact force52Apr 3 2014 - 10:58 Council withdraws 'sexist' leaflet advertising sportiveFlyer for Stockton Sportive suggests men should go riding... while women go shopping38Apr 3 2014 - 08:58 The Sufferfest to sponsor women’s World Cup road race seriesTraining video maker to support UCI Women Road World Cup7Apr 2 2014 - 19:26 Sir Bradley Wiggins in Team Sky line-up for Tour of FlandersTour de France winner replaces the injured Ian Stannard for Sunday's Classic7Apr 2 2014 - 17:47 As air pollution levels soar should you stop riding?Experts say cycling is part of the pollution solution44Apr 2 2014 - 14:28 What’s keeping Brits off the bike? In a word: fear, says new studyBut majority says cycling should be better provided for, taken seriously and see cyclists as brave72Apr 2 2014 - 12:35 Swiss Side Hadron 625 wheels available to pre-orderNew model offers a performance advantage over the world’s best aero wheel, according to Swiss Side13Apr 2 2014 - 12:31 Just in: Cannondale Hooligan 2Small wheeled bike for space conscious urban types who like to have fun on the way to work and back21Apr 2 2014 - 12:30 Yorkshire beers up for Tour de France with celebratory ale and pub hubsSpecial edition Stage Winner beer celebrates 1st British TdF stage win & Yorkshire village pub transforms into cycle hub1Apr 2 2014 - 10:32 TfL to trial optical & radar detection technology on buses to alert drivers to cyclists and pedestriansInitiative forms part of draft Pedestrian Safety Action Plan, consultation opens today13Apr 1 2014 - 16:30 Widow of cyclist killed by drink-driver says he should have been jailed for lifeEight year sentence and ten year ban for driver at least three times over limit who left scene39Apr 1 2014 - 14:46 Commuter X4 bike light included in British Inventors' Project at Gadget Show LiveNew design comprises a central LED and four fibre optic straps12Apr 1 2014 - 14:05 Lapierre to launch Pulsium endurance bikeAn elastomer ring in the top tube is designed to absorb vibration5Apr 1 2014 - 12:34 Brighton BikeHub wins cash to set up ‘banks’ for surplus bikesUnwanted bikes to be refurbished & found new homes9Apr 1 2014 - 12:01 UCI announces change of direction for Southern Hemisphere track racingMove levels playing field between nations north and south of equator28Apr 1 2014 - 09:19 Tour of Britain full route announcedStage towns include, Bristol, Exeter, Bath, Llandudno, Worcester & Brighton81Mar 31 2014 - 19:19 Dublin plans 10-fold expansion of hire bike systemSuccessful scheme had record day in mid March3Mar 31 2014 - 18:59 Bespoked and London velodrome taster track sessions Schwag Grab - we have a winner!Your chance to win free tickets to the show plus a taster session on the London 2012 velodrome140Mar 31 2014 - 17:05 Shimano introduces road hydro disc brakes for mechanical shiftingShimano offer road hydraulic disc brakes with mechanical shifting for the first time35Mar 31 2014 - 15:00 Shimano 105 goes 11-speedMid-level groupset benefits from trickledown technology with lighter shifting action and more powerful braking82Mar 31 2014 - 15:00 Raleigh launches new track bikeAluminium Equipe is priced at £6001Mar 31 2014 - 12:54 Sign up for 30 Days of Biking and help a kid get a bikeLast day to pledge for April-long riding initiativeMar 31 2014 - 12:46 Videos: UCI Women Road World Cup highlights + Wiggle Honda preview Women's TourFootage from yesterday's Trofeo Binda in Italy, plus Laura Trott and team mates look ahead to May's race in UKMar 31 2014 - 11:46 Bike thefts slashed and thief jailed in Southport police clampdownPlain clothes operation results in man being stopped after stealing £700 mountain bike13Mar 31 2014 - 11:13 Just In: iBike Newton+ power meterA £599 power meter that's incredibly easy to swap from one bike to another29Mar 31 2014 - 11:05 Dorking bike shop to the rescue after vital bike stolen from girl with painful illness12-year-old needs bike to get around9Mar 31 2014 - 10:57 Just in: Verenti Insight 0.3Updated carbon fibre frame with a Shimano 105 groupset for £1,200 from wiggle7Mar 31 2014 - 10:17 Liverpool to host start of Tour of Britain in SeptemberTen laps of 13km circuit to feature against backdrop of city's Three Graces3Mar 31 2014 - 09:20 Race round-up: Degenkolb wins Gent-Wevelgem, Kennaugh takes Coppi & BartaliRodriguez wins in native Catalonia, while Armitstead still leads World Cup after coming 2nd to Johannson at Trofo Binda3Mar 30 2014 - 18:19 Video: Learn the history of the bicycle in under 70 secondsBeautiful and accurate animation brings more than 200 years of bicycle nostalgia in seconds of video8Mar 30 2014 - 13:04 Seven days in cycling: Your weekly catch up service of the week's big news stories on road.ccA sad week in cycling: we bid farewell to a friend and colleague, and reflect on cycling news from around the world1Mar 30 2014 - 07:45 Steve Worland 1954 - 2014Farewell to road.cc contributor, hugely respected bike expert, and much valued member of our team53Mar 29 2014 - 20:29 VIDEO: Risk-taking cyclist nearly pays ultimate price for dicing with tramsRushing cyclist attempts dangerous overtake - and nearly finds himself under wheels of tram20Mar 29 2014 - 13:23 VIDEO: Cyclist posts HGV close-pass helmet cam footage to show driver 'he could have been killed'A single wobble would have meant death, said cyclist shaken up by manoeuvre34Mar 29 2014 - 09:00 64 year old cyclist found to be carrying knife, air gun and nunchucks after being hit by carCyclist said he had been pushed off his bike by youths; recieved suspended sentence for offensive weapons35Mar 29 2014 - 08:00 Video: You can't steer a bike in zero gravity, say researchersCornell University experiment shows that while it's gravity that causes you to fall off, you need it to steer11Mar 28 2014 - 21:51 Middlesbrough to get 250-metre outdoor velodromeFacility will be part of new £1m Sport Village facility being built near city's outdoor cycle track4Mar 28 2014 - 18:15 Castelli launches Gabba Pro Edition jerseyThe professional element is that the box includes a marker pen to black out the logos!21Mar 28 2014 - 17:58 Football Association and British Cycling team up in Kick Start Your Ride initiativeBreeze guided rides to England women's internationals and domestic fixtures, with free admission for ridersMar 28 2014 - 17:48 Tech Roundup: Fizik, Van Nicholas, Sabbath, Craft, Stitch-Mi-Lane, MyTask, Brodco DaylightSecure Max shed and moreTi disc road bike, Spesh tyre amnesty, cunning Van Nich handlebars, wooly hats, super-secure bike shed…15Mar 28 2014 - 16:29 Videos: The Little Things: Two more short behind-the-scenes Team Sky films from RaphaBen Swift talks us through the Team Sky wet bag, plus Ian Boswell on the art of descending6Mar 28 2014 - 15:45 Video: Lotto's Jurgen Van den Broeck takes on dEUS drummer Stéphane Misseghers in a battle of powerBelting it out on the bike versus the skins6Mar 28 2014 - 15:40 TfL to provide free Bikeability training to all kids in LondonInitiative forms part of new Delivery Plan for Schools and Young People5Mar 28 2014 - 14:53 Video: Ben Swift—Team Sky sprinter on supporters in team jerseys & getting back to winningYorkshireman already showing signs of winning form4Mar 28 2014 - 13:56 Chief Medical Officer calls for more to be done to make cycling safer“What she said!” agrees British Cycling15Mar 28 2014 - 12:35 Cycling event round-up - the latest announcementsA sportive stage race complete with GC and KOM jerseys, two Cotswolds rides and the Virgin Money Cyclone are new features.9Mar 28 2014 - 12:22 Lumicycle launch inSight LED brake lightNew light doubles as a tail and brake light with an accelerometer to detect braking forces27Mar 28 2014 - 08:17 Chris Boardman helps launch Liverpool's City Bike scheme - urges locals to embrace itFirst hire stations go live next month with 100 bikes, increasing to 1,000 at 100 locations within a year4Mar 28 2014 - 00:30 SRAM release Aero 11-speed shifters and Zipp a Vuka BTA QuickView mountNew 11-speed time trial shifters and between the arms Garmin Edge/water bottle mount for time trial bars released2Mar 27 2014 - 22:14 Cambridge bus boss calls ‘floating’ bus stop plan “absolutely ludicrous”But cycling campaigners say they're a boon for buses too48Mar 27 2014 - 20:07 Could this Kickstarter project from Copenhagen be a rival to the bicycle?City is not built for being active and mobile" - says inventor based in a city rest of world aspires to for active travel13Mar 27 2014 - 18:30 2011 Census: Cycling boom in cities masks static national trendLondon, Brighton & Hove, Manchester, Newcastle & Sheffield see strong growth - but no change in England/Wales in decade to 20112Mar 27 2014 - 15:31 Just in: Vitus VenonBrand new £1,149 carbon fibre sportive bike from Chain Reaction Cycles gets a once-over6Mar 27 2014 - 15:27 Mark Renshaw on switching teams, bikes & gear and the dream team reunion with Mark Cavendish"I’m much better at leading out then trying to win races," says world's best lead-out rider2Mar 27 2014 - 15:03 Rapha update City rangeNew and updated clothing for commuters and other urban riders11Mar 27 2014 - 14:12 Tour de France spectator hubs revealedCamper vans welcome in Dales car parks, says National Park bossMar 27 2014 - 12:41 Koga Kimera wins Red Dot Design AwardRedesigned road bike gets international design gong for "drastically improving" comfort9Mar 27 2014 - 11:57 First crash of Giro d'Italia 2014 - nearly 2 months before Belfast Big StartCycle commuter comes a cropper on pink paint publicising event in Northern Ireland's capital13Mar 27 2014 - 10:45 Surrey welcomes Prudential RideLondon 2014 route changesPro race route revisions mean many roads reopen 3 hours earlier than in 20139Mar 27 2014 - 00:47 Sheffield fountains to run yellow from tomorrow as city marks 100 days to Tour de France startYorkshire Festival launches tomorrow, Sheffield public toilets on yellow alert* as Grand Depart countdown dips below 100 days to go (*probably)13Mar 26 2014 - 18:23 English Cycles disc-equipped bike scoops NAHBS awardA look at the award-winning disc-equipped Campagnolo Super Record EPS steel road bike from English Cycles1Mar 26 2014 - 18:05 10 budget road bike bargains for under £500You don’t have to spend a fortune to get a good road bike, as this collection of affordable options shows77Mar 26 2014 - 16:43 Video: Motorist speaks of "upset" after helmet camera footage of bad driving posted to YouTubeDriver apparently misinterpreted signal to hold back - and told CyclingMikey he should be on shared-use path83Mar 26 2014 - 15:21 SRM launch FSA K-Force UCB Powermeter with user changeable batteryLatest SRM FSA Powermeter now has a user changeable battery that lasts a claimed 4,000 hours3Mar 26 2014 - 15:02 Bike Swanky demo fleet lets you try before you buy or leaseWide range of bikes and wheels available to use before you commit3Mar 26 2014 - 13:14 First Ride: DeAnima UnblendedWe get to grips with a carbon frameset handmade in northern Italy from custom tubes5Mar 26 2014 - 11:55 Cyclist sues Halfords for £1 million, claims steerer tube "failure" led to severe facial injuriesJoseph Love left facially disfigured after crashing head-first into barrier; retailer fights case59Mar 26 2014 - 10:53 Actor from TV series Shameless has bike stolen hours after Sport Relief rideCiaran Griffiths left bike outside shop - if you see it, call The Bill9Mar 26 2014 - 09:50 Hong Kong action film director to shoot pro cycling movie in Italy - and it's called Breaking Wind (+ videos)Movie title may need rethink for US/UK markets; director Dante Lam brings in Olympic bronze medallist Lee Wai Sze to coach actors12Mar 25 2014 - 21:51 NAHBS 2014 in pictures: The award-winning bikes and framesA look at the best road bikes and frames from the recent North American Handbuilt Bicycle Show6Mar 25 2014 - 20:26 Brian Cookson: Could track cycling move to Winter Olympics?UCI president is also calling for the introduction of cyclo-cross to the Winter Games and a reshuffle of badminton, judo9Mar 25 2014 - 19:22 'Perfect' EPO blood-doping detection system in the pipeline?A Glasgow University team believe they've cracked erythropoietin detection + Texans improve steroid and stimulant screen 1000 fold9Mar 25 2014 - 18:56 Two million new cycle commuters about to take to the roads, says CycleSchemePeople fed up with overcrowding and squalor of public transport apparently55Mar 25 2014 - 14:16 Elderly rider strays on to M42 near Birmingham with no help from satnav"A mistake and luckily he was not hurt," say police7Mar 25 2014 - 13:19 Poor roads, bad driving & theft deter Reading cyclists, council admits before rolling out excuses for inactionStreets too narrow, buses too important, to allocate road space to cyclists, say councillors31Mar 25 2014 - 11:50 Harrogate overwhelmed by response to Tour de France knitted bunting appealMore than 22,000 miniature jerseys arrive from all over the world - help now needed in stringing them up2Mar 25 2014 - 11:07 BBC R1 DJ Nick Grimshaw's Eastway bike being auctioned for Sport ReliefEastway FB 2.0 ridden in 12-hour challenge aims to raise even more money for charityMar 25 2014 - 10:02 Argonaut Gravel Racer unveiled at NAHBS wins Best in Show awardArgonaut’s newly launched disc-equipped Gravel Racer wins Best in Show award at recent North American Handbuilt Bicycle Show10Mar 24 2014 - 22:05 Cyclist killed by train at level crossing in SuffolkLocal resident says glare from sun can make it difficult to see trains approaching28Mar 24 2014 - 21:01 'THINK! Cyclist' safety poster campaign returns after DfT deems first run last year a successPoster campaign to run in five cities, but did it change driver behaviour first time round?23Mar 24 2014 - 17:55 Melbourne "dooring" video sparks heated row Down UnderBMW backtracks after worker encourages "dooring" on Facebook; newspaper editorial takes aim at "menace of urban cyclists"48Mar 24 2014 - 17:19 Just In: Trek Domane 2.0The most affordable Domane comes with clever tech, an aluminium frame and a Shimano Tiagra groupset for £1,00017Mar 24 2014 - 16:03 Etape Cymru route to change after locals object to lack of access to villagesSaboteurs who scattered tacks on route of 2013 event never caught12Mar 24 2014 - 15:28 Second person arrested after death of charity fund-raiser Christian Smith as donations approach £60,000Tragic Kent Epic rider's story touches thousandsMar 24 2014 - 14:16 Not in my FRONT yard: Hinckley residents oppose cycle path... because it may stop them parking on the pavementPlans for street in Hinckley do include footway parking spaces, but locals are worried there won't be enough to go around49Mar 24 2014 - 12:10 Introducing... birch cruisersThese are beach cruisers with a difference: they're made of wood3Mar 24 2014 - 11:22 Tour Makers chosen for July's Tour de France Grand Départ12,000-strong volunteer army selected - were you one of the lucky ones14Mar 24 2014 - 10:39 Wife of cyclist severely disabled by Met police car answering 999 call sues police force - who say they weren't at faultHigh Court battle to force police force to take responsibility for permananent brain damage sustained by Guardian journalist47Mar 23 2014 - 20:27 Kickstarter campaign for bike with retro-reflective tech paintjob to get noticed at night (+ gallery & video)San Francisco's Mission Bicycle Company teams up with coatings firm for what it claims is a world first18Mar 23 2014 - 19:05 Katusha's Alexander Kristoff wins Milan-San RemoFabian Cancellara second again, Team Sky's Ben Swift third, Mark Cavendish comes fifth3Mar 23 2014 - 17:08 City of London criticises Mayor's Quietways for directing cyclists into historic streets full of pedestriansNarrow streets with pedestrians in are not suitable for cyclists, says City10Mar 23 2014 - 16:33 Updated: Donations flood in to Just Giving page of Kent cyclist killed while on 24-hour charity rideChristian Smith was raising money for charity MIND; driver arrested on suspicion of drink-driving and dangerous drivingMar 23 2014 - 14:28 Tour de France owners ASO take full control of VueltaFrench company ups stake in Spain's Unipublic from 49 per cent to 100 per cent2Mar 23 2014 - 12:41 Seven days in cycling: Your weekly catch up service of the week's big news stories on road.ccThis week's slice of cycling life features more video of awful driving - and awful drivers - than you can shake a stick at, plus Chris Foy (or is that Hoy?) and an app that chooses your gear for you every day...3Mar 23 2014 - 05:55