Cycling to and from work is more popular than ever as millions take to two wheels for their commute. However now that autumn is firmly upon us, more often than not we find ourselves riding at dusk and in darkness. It is always important to be safe when riding a bike but even more so at night. Reflective clothing and bright lights are essential and it is also important to ensure that you bike is road safe.
British Cycling, Sky Ride and Cyclescheme have been at the heart of the cycling
revolution in the UK and they have many guides and loads of advice on being
safe on the roads.
Cycling at night – Tips on appropriate attire, lighting and safe cycling.
Bike Safety Checks – Make sure your bike is safe to ride on the road
Planning Ahead – Thing to consider before takingto the road
On UKPlaces you will find all Cycle Shops across the UK, from chains like Halfords and Evans to the specialised independent retailers. If you have any concerns over cycling or need some advice on what kit you need most shops will have experts on hand to help.
Stay safe on the roads and enjoy it.