Could you be the UK's new cycle lane inspector?

The successful candidate will grade highway authorities on active travel and work with local authorities to raise standards

Cycle Lane
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The Department for Transport (DfT) is hiring a Director of Inspections for Active Travel England (ATE).

The successful candidate will be publishing annual reports on highway authorities, "grading them on their performance on active travel and identifying particularly dangerous failings in their highways for pedestrians and cyclists."

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Michelle Arthurs-Brennan

Michelle Arthurs-Brennan the Editor of Cycling Weekly website. An NCTJ qualified traditional journalist by trade, Michelle began her career working for local newspapers. She's worked within the cycling industry since 2012, and joined the Cycling Weekly team in 2017, having previously been Editor at Total Women's Cycling. Prior to welcoming her daughter in 2022, Michelle raced on the road, track, and in time trials, and still rides as much as she can - albeit a fair proportion indoors, for now.