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sam:
The Craven Herald & Pioneer:
Craven will increasingly see groups of cyclists coming into the area to ride the Tour de France route, police have warned...

“They are a law unto themselves. We have an elderly population in Embsay and we’ve had incidents where car wing mirrors have gone missing. Something needs to be done,” said Councillor Quinn.



"Every cyclist worth his salt" will want a trophy.

sam:


Victoria Pendleton, CBE – Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire



Flanked by much decorated previous winners of Best Hat award

sam:
From the front page of yesterday's Evening Standard:



Another heartbreaker. But what does 'Boris bike victim' even mean? I can't quite figure it out.

sam:
"For me, putting my helmet on now is a habit and I’ll wear it even if I’m going to the shop for a pint of milk."

sam:
"A cyclist outraged by the bad behaviour of his fellow bikers has captured their dangerous moves on camera," reports the Daily Mail, a British newspaper known for the quality of its journalism and photography.

The unidentified documentarian recorded many provocative maneuvers, including this:





Cue howls of laughter and the inevitable reference to Darwin. In defence of the acrobat, who was unharmed by his truncated somersault, a sign conveniently out of shot advises other road users to yield to tumbling cyclists:

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