Proposed cycling ban on A63 scrapped though future for time trial course may still be in question

Highways England has scrapped the proposed ban in what's been called a "victory for common sense"

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Highways England has scrapped the proposed ban on cyclists using the A63 near Hull, which drew over 9,500 letters of objection. 

The 15-mile stretch of dual carriageway between North Cave and Daltry Street forms part of the V718 time trial course, in East Yorkshire.

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Michelle Arthurs-Brennan

Michelle Arthurs-Brennan the Editor of Cycling Weekly website. An NCTJ qualified traditional journalist by trade, Michelle began her career working for local newspapers. She's worked within the cycling industry since 2012, and joined the Cycling Weekly team in 2017, having previously been Editor at Total Women's Cycling. Prior to welcoming her daughter in 2022, Michelle raced on the road, track, and in time trials, and still rides as much as she can - albeit a fair proportion indoors, for now.