Bristol cyclist ‘in shock’ after believing he was shot at while cycling home from work

Mathew Bryant believes "loud bang" came from air rifle

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A cyclist from Bristol has said that he believes he was shot at from a passing car while cycling home from work on Friday evening.

Mathew Bryant said that he was cycling home in the Kingswood area in the east of the city when he heard a loud bang from a passing car that he thought - although he couldn't be certain - came from an air rifle

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Henry Robertshaw began his time at Cycling Weekly working with the tech team, writing reviews, buying guides and appearing in videos advising on how to dress for the seasons. He later moved over to the news team, where his work focused on the professional peloton as well as legislation and provision for cycling. He's since moved his career in a new direction, with a role at the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs.