Cycling UK calls on government to punish unsafe drivers

The National cycling is asking the government to increase the use of driving disqualifications

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National cycling charity Cycling UK is asking the government to end what it calls 'road traffic injustice.'

The charity - with the support of road safety charity Brake and Roadpeace - wants authorities to clarify the legal definitions for unsafe driving behaviour and review traffic laws.

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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.