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Your safety

  • Follow the Highway Code.
  • Wear bright clothing and visibility aids.
  • Use correct lighting when riding in the dark.
  • Wear a cycle helmet.
  • Ride in single file on cycle tracks and lanes and on narrow roads.
  • Fit an audible warning device and use it.
  • Keep your cycle well maintained.
  • Don't ride on pavements.
  • Don't cycle close behind any motor vehicles.
  • Don't carry anything which could affect your balance or become tangled in your chain or wheels.
  • Don't cycle under the influence of drink or drugs.
  • Lock your bicycle.
  • Carry basic tools such as bike spanner and puncture repair kit/spare tube.
  • Carry an OS or A-to-Z with you.

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