Beat the strike: go by bike! Cycle commuting top tipsWith a two-day Tube strike starting tonight there's never been a better time to have a go at commuting by bike, here's what you need to know to get started3Apr 28 2014 - 15:16 Forever Lock: the 'unpickable' bike lock + videoNew design features a keyhole that’s impossible to see let alone access with conventional picking tools18Apr 28 2014 - 13:44 Families to the fore as thousands turn out for Scotland's Pedal on Parliament (+video)But Scottish transport minister says "education" will make cycling safer for kids26Apr 28 2014 - 11:19 Café du Cycliste launches summer clothingNew offerings in both the performance and city ranges8Apr 28 2014 - 11:04 Belfast cyclists' safety fears as off road commuter route closed for two yearsCouncil suspends section of Lagan Walkway while £29.5m expansion of Waterfront development carried outApr 28 2014 - 10:09 Updated: One in ten collisions between car and bike in Scotland are prosecuted, investigation findsLack of prosecution fuels calls for 'presumed liability' laws in Scotland9Apr 27 2014 - 20:29 Brits are spending more on bikes - but buying fewer of themPrice of a bike has risen - but the average is still only £23319Apr 27 2014 - 20:17 Riders banned from New Forest sportives for urinating in publicUK Cycling Events takes action against 18 riders it says broke its rules71Apr 27 2014 - 17:46 Simon Gerrans wins 100th edition of Liège-Bastogne-LiègeOrica-GreenEdge rider wins second Monument of his career, defending champion Dan Martin falls on final bend8Apr 27 2014 - 16:30 Cyclist reunited with £7k Colnago - three years after it was stolenOwner tracked down by fellow cyclist who had bought bike at car boot sale for £18021Apr 27 2014 - 10:40 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 a dream pavé machine, a white van man getting his for video road rage assault, the Canadian woman suing the family of a cyclist she killed and more...1Apr 27 2014 - 10:16 Driver who killed teen cyclist sues his family - because "her enjoyment of life... has been lessened"Motorist Sharlene Simon says that death of 17-year-old Brandon Majeski has caused her "great pain and suffering"50Apr 26 2014 - 21:50 Team Colombia withdraws from Tour of Turkey due to missing passportsBritish Embassy in Rome still has riders' passports from Giro d'Italia visa applications12Apr 26 2014 - 11:16 Councillor calls for work to be stopped on 'dangerous' £300,000 Sustrans cycle route until junction priority sortedYarm councillor warns that junction where bikes have priority followed by one where cars have priority a recipe for trouble17Apr 26 2014 - 11:00 Has Boris Bike price hike put off London’s cycle hire users?Despite significant expansion of the cycle hire scheme, use is down by 1.1m journeys on last year28Apr 26 2014 - 08:00 Were you on Wiggle Dragon Ride 2013? Seriously injured rider makes witness appealMichael Hopkins suffered spinal injuries following crash on descent in event in Wales8Apr 25 2014 - 19:37 Mark Cavendish launches CVNDSH clothing range with SpecializedMark Cavendish collaborates with Specialized on signature clothing range designed with speed in mind22Apr 25 2014 - 17:22 Netherlands reports rise in bike-on-bike cycle path injuriesInjuries to cyclists double amid concern about "anti-social" riding13Apr 25 2014 - 16:30 Video: wrong-way rider meets jay-walkerTwo wrongs make a bit of a chuckle30Apr 25 2014 - 16:02 First look: Stoemper Darrell DiscDave Arthur takes a quick gander at Stoemper’s all-new disc-equipped alloy road bike18Apr 25 2014 - 14:16 Team Colombia may miss Tour of Turkey, claims UK Embassy in Rome has riders' passportsFresh row erupts, riders applying in Colombia previously had visas for Giro start in Belfast declined1Apr 25 2014 - 12:57 Lance Armstrong set to testify under oath after appeal refused in $12m case?End in sight for dispute that dates back to 2004?6Apr 25 2014 - 12:23 Updated: Casting agent inundated after Emmerdale cyclist extras appeal - no more please!ITV's Yorkshire-set soap was looking for cycling extras for Tour de France-themed episodes25Apr 25 2014 - 09:50 Disappointed fans miss out on Giro d'Italia Belfast team presentation tickets as website crashesThose queuing in person had better luck - and at least the tickets were free9Apr 25 2014 - 09:18 Apple patents technology to stop texting while driving - but 6 years on, it's still not liveNews of patent filed in 2008 comes as Nottinghamshire Police launch crackdown against mobile phone use at wheel27Apr 25 2014 - 07:50 Marcel Kittel says Yorkshire roads will be "very dangerous" for Tour de France peloton (+ video)Giant-Shimano sprinter predicts a nervous peloton will find it tough - plus video of brutal last climb on Stage 235Apr 24 2014 - 18:19 Thick as Thieves - Man who stole £2.5k e-bike phones owner for help in recharging itBike was stolen in Hackney from Ben Jaconelli - who happens to be GoCycle's authorised dealer for East London29Apr 24 2014 - 15:19 Team Sky announces Giro line-up, GB's Swift & Kennaugh join Ireland's Deignan for Belfast startAttacking team announced for three-week race with four Grand Tour winners led by Edvald Boasson Hagen10Apr 24 2014 - 11:46 Mark Cavendish says aero bikes and helmets have reduced his edge over rivalsBritish champion working on building strength in gym as preparations continue for Tour de France41Apr 24 2014 - 10:47 Tour de France Grand Depart hosts slammed for "outrageous" team presentation ticket pricesFans hit out at £45-85 cost of traditionally free event; race director Prudhomme sees Leeds show as "template" for the future69Apr 23 2014 - 20:04 Eric Pickles turns down Cambridge councillors' car vs bike challengeMinister accuses councillors of misrepresenting him on "anti-car dogma" and cycling "elite" comments made last year33Apr 23 2014 - 18:06 Frog Bikes to launch three kids’ road bikesNew models are aimed at children aged 6-1412Apr 23 2014 - 14:41 Scottish Road Share campaign steers presumed liability law towards ParliamentRoad safety group look to introduce European-style strict liability legislation to Scottish civil law49Apr 23 2014 - 14:06 Michael Rogers cleared in clenbuterol case, as is Jonathan Breyne, young Belgian who attempted suicideUCI confirms Rogers free to race, Breyne tells media he's in clear, as explanations of tainted food in China accepted27Apr 23 2014 - 13:01 Endura release new Xtract jacket and FS260-Pro SL shortsNew body-specific shorts launched along with a lightweight packable waterproof jacket3Apr 23 2014 - 12:02 Boris bikes fuel rising prices in London rental market, says lettings agencyResearch shows soaring demand - and rents - in previously unfashionable areas as bike hire puts tube stations within reach27Apr 23 2014 - 08:22 Colombian cyclists refused UK visas for Giro d'Italia Big Start in Northern IrelandWriter and broadcaster Matt Rendell urges British fans to email embassy in Bogota29Apr 22 2014 - 19:52 Canal & River Trust wants your views on sharing towpathsConsultation on proposed Towpath Code will close on Friday, May 236Apr 22 2014 - 16:45 Video: Houston cyclist uses flagpole to enforce often-ignored passing lawWant drivers to give you three feet? Here's how to remind them26Apr 22 2014 - 15:59 Verve Cycling to launch InfoCrank power meterAustralian crank-based power meter will be available within weeks7Apr 22 2014 - 15:11 Haribo Beacon says prompt first aid saved rider Levi Moody’s life after cardiac arrest18-year-old from Halifax given CPR by team staff and race medics, now stable in hospital8Apr 22 2014 - 14:06 Cabbie who blamed cyclist after he maimed pedestrian back behind the wheelVictim suing city and driver for £16m8Apr 22 2014 - 13:18 Liverpool students target human powered vehicle world recordUniversity engineers hope Arion 1 Velocipede will hit 90mph19Apr 22 2014 - 12:20 K-Edge launch XL Mount for Garmin’s Edge 1000 computerNew bigger stronger alternative mount for the new Garmin Edge 1000 computer added to range8Apr 22 2014 - 10:25 Johan Bruyneel banned for 10 years, former USPS manager 'at apex' of team's doping 'conspiracy'Bans of 8 years for team doctor Pedro Celaya and trainer Jose 'Pepe' Martí20Apr 22 2014 - 09:58 Tickets go on sale Friday for Tour de France team presentation in Leeds - pre-registration closes tonightTickets for event at First Direct Arena will cost £45-£8510Apr 22 2014 - 09:54 Video: TfL apologises to cyclist after bus driver calls him a “knob” following close passInsult thrown shortly after driver had cut in on cyclist – who caught incident on film - on Croydon High Street53Apr 22 2014 - 09:22 Want to watch Tour de France tackle Yorkshire's hills? Get there at least a day early, says Grand Départ bossWith 1 million+ fans expected on each stage, Sir Rodney Walker says to start planning ahead now22Apr 21 2014 - 19:55 Cyclist who was first British casualty of WWI 'may have been killed by friendly fire' (+ video)Private John Parr was aged around 15 at time of death; cyclists killed in war to be remembered at Meriden next month2Apr 21 2014 - 18:37 Women's Tour brings in Friends Life as sponsor, puts race manual online for fansAll the information you need to know about the race - plus, 4 days of events in Oundle before the start on 7 MayApr 21 2014 - 12:30 WorldTour bike: Peter Sagan's Cannondale Synapse for the Spring ClassicsA look around Peter Sagan's 2014 Tour of Flanders Cannondale SynapseApr 21 2014 - 12:29 Emma Pooley says it's 'nuts' she gets more prize money from triathlon 'hobby' than pro cyclingOlympic medallist and ex-world champion is combining major bike races with triathlons this year50Apr 21 2014 - 11:19 200 fined by police in Cambridge clampdown on law-breaking cyclists and driversFines issued to cyclists include 50 for riding wrong way up one-way street32Apr 21 2014 - 09:35 Newport Nocturne secures go-ahead from British Cycling to run this yearNocturne now needs to raise £23,000 and a full complement of women riders to run in August1Apr 21 2014 - 07:21 Kent motorist branded "a danger to cyclists" by judge is jailed for 10 monthsAnger at cyclists riding two abreast led to Martin Hook knocking one off bike, causing him and fellow rider broken bones54Apr 20 2014 - 19:43 Philippe Gilbert wins the Amstel Gold Race for the third timeBMC Racing rider returns to scene of world championship victory to attack on Cauberg and win again1Apr 20 2014 - 15:57 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 one of the most phenomenal rides Strava has ever seen, some bad behaviour in the New Forest, Lance Armstrong getting down and dirty with an inner tube and much more...2Apr 20 2014 - 13:18 Video: White van man loses job, convicted of assault, after road rage incident caught on cyclist's helmet cameraPlea changed to guilty after aggressor learns of existence of footage42Apr 20 2014 - 11:29 £2 million from Local Sustainable Transport Fund for nine projects across EnglandSchemes in Tyne & Wear and West Yorkshire take three quarters of the money between them10Apr 20 2014 - 10:13 Beryl Burton stage play is ‘the recognition Mum deserves’ says cyclist daughterYorkshire Festival will run alongside Tour de Yorkshire providing cultural entertainment2Apr 20 2014 - 09:50 Northern Ireland’s first television cycle safety advert to run until after the GiroCyclists in NI are 23 times more likely to be killed or seriously injured than car users19Apr 20 2014 - 08:22 Video: Madison-Genesis at the Tour of the ReservoirFollow the boys on steel as Alex Peters and Peter Hawkins take a 1-2 in NorthumberlandApr 20 2014 - 07:00 Charity cyclists vow to complete Rome to Paris ride after all their kit is stolenSupport van, race bikes, passports and money nicked just hours before the ride was due to startApr 19 2014 - 21:48 Mind your language! Volunteers told to tone down terms of affection when Tour de France visitsTour Makers' training says avoid confusion by not using words such as "darling," love," or "mate"20Apr 19 2014 - 21:23 Stephen Roche says his nephew Dan Martin switched from GB to Ireland "because it suited him"Former Giro and Tour winner also says his brother-in-law, the Garmin-Sharp rider's father, has "a chip on his shoulder"3Apr 19 2014 - 18:46 Bike-powered 3D printer turns plastic cups into bike partsBringing recycling and technology to the masses via cycling1Apr 19 2014 - 15:47 Police safety warning to cyclists tackling Yorkshire Tour de France routes, new app highlights hazards (+ video)Ride within your limits, say North Yorkshire Police - safety drive follows serious incident earlier this month19Apr 19 2014 - 13:30 Video: Follow Omega Pharma-Quick Step as Niki Terpstra wins Paris-RoubaixHow team saw the race on the day Dutch rider attacked to claim his place in cycling history1Apr 19 2014 - 10:51 Help shape the future of road cycling tyres with a quick R&D survey for MavicTell Mavic what you're really looking for in your performance tyres4Apr 19 2014 - 09:50 Just In : Koga Beach RacerSand specific bike from the Netherlands that might not be just for the beach, for shore9Apr 19 2014 - 09:43 Texas truck drivers arrested for killing cyclist and trying to dump his body in a ditchKeen cyclist was catapulted into the back of a pickup truck by collision; police find drivers disposing of body in drainage ditch20Apr 19 2014 - 07:50 Bereaved parents tell government not hesitate in implementing EU lorry lawMother of Eilidh Cairns says she is 'amazed, distressed and concerned' at government delaying on EU law8Apr 19 2014 - 07:06 Surface 604 launch Element e-fatbikeTrends converge in a 4"-tyred, electric-assist go-anywhere machine4Apr 19 2014 - 07:00 Mark Cavendish to skip Giro d'Italia to focus on Tour de FranceBritish champion won't take to Belfast Big Start, races in California and Switzerland instead5Apr 19 2014 - 02:12 Rapha launch Pantani jerseySpecial edition Super Lightweight jersey commemorates 10th anniversary of Il Pirata's death22Apr 19 2014 - 01:00 Got a brilliant idea for a cycling product? Make it a reality and earn money along the way with this Decathlon crowdsourcing siteWin prizes and money fot helping to create innovative new sports products that could be seen next in DecathlonApr 18 2014 - 22:31 Inquest hears of 40mph head-on crash that killed Junior Heffernan during Severn Bridge Road RaceAccidental death conclusion in case of rider who hit car at speed during descent20Apr 18 2014 - 15:55 Videos: British Pathé uploads wealth of cycling footage to YouTube - here's six to start withCycling films among 85,000 put on video sharing site this week by historic newsreel producer5Apr 18 2014 - 14:00 Don't take bikes on trains for Tour de France, say rail companiesNormal cycle policies will apply on rail network, without reservation you could be disappointed24Apr 18 2014 - 10:44 US company to launch wearable lactate threshold sensor + videoGamechanging BSX Insight sensor achieves Kickstarter target and is scheduled for release later in the year13Apr 18 2014 - 10:30 David Millar's custom shoesGarmin-Sharp rider's eighth pair of custom-designed Fiziks is now up for auction. Here are all of them so far...Apr 18 2014 - 06:00 Video: Pathe News coverage of first National Bike Week in 1923Black white footage from a different era4Apr 17 2014 - 17:30 Cycle-friendly improvements to Bristol railway bridge forecast to annoy drivers£308,000 changes to railway bridge pinch-point ahead of council's summer cycle strategy announcement - local paper prophecies doom15Apr 17 2014 - 16:15 London vs Europe in row over cycling on high-pollution daysEnvironment Commissioner says Londoners riding to work may be doing more harm than good to themselves22Apr 17 2014 - 16:14 Girls Aloud star Kimberley Walsh features on official Tour de France Grand Départ song (+ videos)Teams up with fellow Yorkshire native Alistair Griffin16Apr 17 2014 - 13:00 Geraint Thomas talks Paris-Roubaix bike setup with Team Sky mechanic + videoIn this video Geraint Thomas reveals some of the bike setup changes Team Sky make for the cobbles14Apr 17 2014 - 12:12 Widow of charity cyclist Christian Smith to complete ride her husband was killed onDonations now more than £80,000 - family hoping that total will hit six figuresApr 17 2014 - 11:46 Drink-driver who killed two cyclists sentenced to 10 years 3 months in jailAlexander Walter already banned, over twice alcohol limit, doing 70mph in a 30mph zone when he killed John Morland and Kris Jarvis22Apr 17 2014 - 11:18 More MEPs from UK than any other country voted against EU safer lorry proposalsNigel Farage and fellow UKIP MEPs - past and present - led opposition to revised rules partly designed to protect cyclists and pedestrians26Apr 17 2014 - 10:10 WorldTour bike: Niki Terpstra’s Specialized Roubaix SL4We take a look at Niki Terpstra’s Paris-Roubaix winning Specialized Roubaix SL4Apr 17 2014 - 09:53 Milkman who carried on round after leaving cyclist with brain injuries guilty of careless drivingVictim Paul Reynolds needs round-the-clock care; jury acquits David Reid of causing serious injury by dangerous driving24Apr 17 2014 - 09:42 British fan passes vial of pills found during Paris-Roubaix to UK Anti-DopingMike Brampton says pills fell from rider’s pocket during crash – and he has pictures showing who it was38Apr 17 2014 - 09:14 Just in: Colnago C60Brand new and updated C60 arrives for testing in £8k build, here’s a first look27Apr 16 2014 - 20:54 "I just don't care" texting Aussie driver tells police after injuring cyclist“I’m kind of pissed off that the cyclist has hit the side of my car”32Apr 16 2014 - 19:49 MEPs vote overwhelmingly in favour of safer lorriesRounder cabs to reduce severity of injuries, improve driver visibility and reduce blind spots8Apr 16 2014 - 19:00 Official Prudential RideLondon kit now on sale at Wiggledhb jersey and shorts combo will set you back less than £1001Apr 16 2014 - 16:37 Bespoked 2014: 7 disc brake-equipped road and cyclocross bikesStrong disc theme at Bespoked, including Engima, Cielo, Wittson, Isla Bikes, Swallow, Donhou and Pretorius6Apr 16 2014 - 15:06 Witness appeal after cyclist killed near Preston on SundayDriver of Audi car was arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous drivingApr 16 2014 - 15:01 Sir Bradley Wiggins says he's unsure he will make Team Sky's Tour de France line-upShane Sutton also expresses doubts, says 2012 champ will have to prove he deserves a place on merit18Apr 16 2014 - 12:57 Engineered Bicycles launch new crit bikeDonder aluminium race bike is designed for stiffness and efficiency10Apr 16 2014 - 12:13