Posts by James

Cycle lights – James’ guide

9 December 2018

Winter time is upon us, so it is time to check your lights are working So, how should a cyclist be lit? A summary of the not straightforward “The Road Vehicles Lighting and Goods Vehicles (Plating and Testing) (Amendment) Regulations 2009” can be found here :-https://www.cyclinguk.org/cyclists-library/regulations/lighting-regulations. In summary, legally you need a BS 6102/3 front and BS 6102/3 rear lights and… Read More »

Cyclists press for safer roundabout

20 October 2012

CTC Oxford City Secretary, James Dawton, has been in the news. The Oxford Mail reports that, according to campaigners, plans for a £2m revamp at an Oxford traffic blackspot provide an ideal opportunity to improve the site for cyclists. The Oxford Mail revealed in October that council bosses were considering big changes to the Kennington roundabout where… Read More »