Bus driver who pushed cyclist off bike found guilty of assault and fined £400

Court hears how Stephen Metcalfe pushed a cyclist into railings after he had an argument with another driver

Cyclists are overtaken by a bus while using a cycle lane in Oxford

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A bus driver from York who pushed a cyclist off his bike and into some railings has been found guilty of assault and fined £400.

York Magistrates Court heard how Stephen Metcalfe climbed out of the bus he was driving, walked around another bus in front of him, and pushed a cyclist into some railings, York Press reports.

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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.