Transport Secretary proves worth of segregated cycle lanes by dooring cyclist (video)

The video from October 12, which was sent by a following cyclist to the Guardian newspaper, shows a rider sent flying by an opening car door

Chris Grayling. Photo: Ken McKay/ITV/REX/Shutterstock

A video has emerged showing the benefit of segregated cycle lanes  in which a cyclist is doored by a passenger leaving a four-wheel drive vehicle.

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Jack Elton-Walters hails from the Isle of Wight, and would be quick to tell anyone that it's his favourite place to ride. He has covered a varied range of topics for Cycling Weekly, producing articles focusing on tech, professional racing and cycling culture. He moved on to work for Cyclist Magazine in 2017 where he stayed for four years until going freelance. He now returns to Cycling Weekly from time-to-time to cover racing, review cycling gear and write longer features for print and online.