Motorist who left cyclist with serious injuries after ramming him into tree sentenced to three years in jail

Justine Henshaw-Bryan could face five years in prison after knocking cyclist off bike

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A motorist who drove at a cyclist, knocking him off his bike and into a tree, leaving him with serious injuries, has been sentenced to three years in jail after being found guilty of causing serious injury by dangerous driving.

Justine Henshaw-Bryan, 25, knocked cycle courier Damien Doughty off his bike in the incident on February 10, 2016, after an altercation over her using her phone at the wheel.

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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.