Census reveals no growth in proportion of people cycling to work in UK

Whilst numbers of those cycling to work has grown in some cities, over the whole of Britain there has been no growth in percentage cycling between 2001-2011 - Policy and infrastructure still lacking in many areas to encourage cycling

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Cycling to work has stagnated in the UK in the past decade, with only a handful of cities bucking the trend, according to census data released today.

While the 2011 census data, released today, shows no overall change to the 2.8% of journeys to work by bike since 2001 across the UK as a whole, in London the same 10 years saw a 101% increase, while Brighton saw a 109% increase.

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