Record 38 million journeys by bike and train

Brighton has been awarded the title of the train station of the year for cyclists

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A new record has been set as 38 million journeys combining bicycle and train have been made in the UK in the last year.

The rise in the figure is thought to be through more people part-cycling on their work commute, as well as an increased popularity in people taking their bike on a train to reach a riding destination.

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Chris Marshall-Bell

A freelance sports journalist and podcaster, you'll mostly find Chris's byline attached to news scoops, profile interviews and feature writing across a variety of different publications. He has been writing regularly for Cycling Weekly since 2013.

Previously a ski, hiking and cycling guide in a number of places, but mostly in the Canadian Rockies and Spanish Pyrenees, he almost certainly holds the record for the most number of interviews conducted from snowy mountains.

He lives in Valencia, Spain.