Hugh Gladstone

Following an accident last November that left Mary Bowers in a coma, her colleagues at the Times have led the charge in making our cities safer for cyclists.

It was picnics and fake sideburns on Surrey's famous climb. But how did the ticketed access affect things?

London 2012: 20-year-old Laura Trott may be one of the youngest of the GB cyclists, but she's already a double world champion on the track