Avon Please Stay Safe Cycle Initiative Jan 2017

Avon and Somerset Police “Give space, stay safe” initiative

Following lobbying from CycleBath and other local cycle groups Avon and Somerset Police are planning on replicating a successful scheme run by the West Midlands Police to encourage motorists to give cyclists more space when they pass them on the road. The scheme which involves an undercover police officer on a bike who will stop and educate motorists about passing cyclists safely halved the number of complaints from cyclists in the West Midlands

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