Other useful Links
It's time to unlock the shed and dust off your bike because Bikeability is here! Bikeability is a brand new cycling award scheme which before long will have thousands of children whizzing about on their bikes and pedalling their way to success.
They can teach you how to ride safely and confidently in traffic whatever your age.
Bikeability is here!
Cycling in Traffic -Bikeabilty and the National Standards
Bicycle safety for children, parents and teachers, complete with games to play. Also includes a complete educational kit, which teachers can use to raise awareness among 7-11 year olds.
Useful websites and links
Other cycle links...
Lots of downloads on bicycle training, the effectiveness of safety helmets, carrying children on bicycles, etc.
Safe Routes to Schools is a community approach to encourage more people to walk or use their bicycle to school safely, improve road safety, reduce child casualties, improve children's health and development, and reduce traffic congestion and pollution
Founders of the national cycle route network. They're a sustainable transport charity who work on practical projects to encourage people to walk, cycle and use public transport.
A government sponsored site whose aim is to promote local events and rides that appeal to new or 'returning' adult cyclists. 'Returning' cyclists are the 10 million or so people who already own bikes but don't use them much, or at all!
Are you interested in getting into cycling? Why Cycle offers sound, impartial advice on most aspects of bicycle purchasing
A highway code for young people and children, with online quizzes.
Department for Transport road safety teaching resources, lesson plans, and downloads.
Compare & Review Mountain Bikes, Road Bicycles and Kids Cycles at TheCyclePeople.com