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Tuesday, September 18, 2007

Cycle England Report on investment in cycling

An article from the BBC yesterday on a report by Cycle England suggests that a £70M investment in cycling would bring a reduction of car journeys of 27-54 million per year.
You can read the peice at
In it's slant on the Cycle England report, The Guardian picks out the resulting reduction in emmissions (35000 tonnes annually) and details the cost savings of swapping a 2.5 mile car journey for a bike trip (annually £137.28 in congestion reduction plus £28.30 in NHS Costs). The Guardian article is at,,2170849,00.html
How much greater the savings when more of us cycle at work as well as to work

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