'Disproportionate and deeply concerning': British Cycling hits out at proposed ban on cyclists on A63

British Cycling and Welcome to Yorkshire submit joint response to consultation

Bradley Wiggins in action on the V718 near Hull

(Image credit: Andy Jones)

British Cycling has joined the growing list of organisations and individuals to speak out against the proposed ban on cyclists on the A63 near Hull, calling the move "disproportionate" and "deeply concerning".

Cycling Time Trials and Cycling UK have already responded to the consultation, criticising Highways England's proposal to implement a Traffic Regulation Order on the road, which is used as part of the V718 time trial course, that would see cyclists banned from the road.

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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.