3.2 billion miles ridden by British cyclists in 2014: the highest for 23 years

Seventh successive year-on-year ride in number of miles ridden by British cyclists, and the highest in 23 years

(Image credit: Chris Catchpole)

Cyclists in Great Britain rode a combined total of 3.2 billion miles in 2014 – the most mileage in 23 years.

Updated figures from the Department for Transport show that 3.8 per cent more miles were undertaken via bike last year compared to 2013, the seventh successive year-on-year rise.

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