Alan Share, who comments on proposed cycle routes and plans to avoid congestion on Gosforth High Street

Alan Share: It's all one-way traffic in the cyclist's favour

Former businessman Alan Share argues that cyclists should stop thinking everyone should share their enthusiasm - and penalising them if they don't

Sir Bradley Wiggins

Great North Fitness Revolution: Serious cycling 'keeps you young'

A new study found that many amateur cyclists were physically and biologically younger than most people of the same age

Osbourne Road, Jesmond, Newcastle

Newcastle cycling campaigners say city council's safer Great North Road plans are being 'done in a hurry'

Newcycling accuses Newcastle City Council of poor planning over cycle lanes

Katja Leyendecker, chair of cycle campaign group Newcycling

Jesmond cyclists to grill prospective Newcastle City Council representative ahead of by-election

City cycle campaigners will quiz aspiring North Jesmond politicians about their views on riding and transport

The camera filming cyclists in a video from Fridge Productions promoting the Tour de France in Yorkshire

Saltburn AV company wins contract to create Le Tour video

Fridge Productions of Saltburn has won a £10k contract to create a video marking the Tour de France's visit to Yorkshire.

Team Sky cyclist Chris Froome (L) rides with children of Leeds-based Sky staff before he tries out Stage 2 of the Tour de France in Yorkshire on May 31, 2014

Tony Henderson: Tynesiders prepare as Tour de France comes to Yorkshire

The Tour de France is coming to the North of England - and two Tynesiders are ready for it. They talk to Tony Henderson

David Gray with the Bianchi C2C bike

Celebrating cycling heritage on 20th anniversary of C2C cycle route

How County Durham cyclist David Gray pioneered the C2C bike route used by 15,000 cyclists a year

Katja Leyendecker, chair of cycle campaign group Newcycling

Campaigners claim Newcastle city centre cycle plans are off track

Local cycle campaign group Newcycling says Newcastle City Council plans are behind schedule and could lose cash

Barry Coleman is gearing up for the Virgin Money Strive challenge

Gosforth bank worker to climb Matterhorn for Virgin Money Strive Challenge

A bank worker from Tyneside is joining colleagues on The Virgin Strive Challenge to help young people in the UK

Lawyer and keen cyclist Andrew Soulsby has tackled a trio of long distance cycling challenges to raise cash for Marie Curie Cancer Care

Virgin Money lawyer saddles up for Cyclone ride to raise cash for Marie Curie

Andrew Soulsby completes a trio of charity cycle challenges with the Virgin Money Cyclone Challeneg later this month

Paralympian Dame Sarah Storey

Paralympian Dame Sarah Storey to return to Northumberland for Cyclone event

Gold-medal-winning paralympian Dame Sarah Storey will be hoping for a win in the 2014 Curlew Cup, part of the Virgin Money Cyclone in Northumberland

Cyclists on the final stage of the C2C in Stanhope, Weardale. The cross country route from Whitehaven to Tynemouth is celebrating its 20th year

Popular C2C cycle route celebrates 20 years of success

The C2C cycle route from Whitehaven, in Cumbria, to Tynemouth, North Tyneside was set up in 1994 as part of the National Cycle Network

Space 4 Cycling tour of Newcastle City Centre

Cyclists in campaign for better cycling routes hits the streets of Newcastle

Cycling campaigners staged a demonstration calling for better cycling routes in the North East

Riders take part in The Virgin Cyclone event

Virgin Money Cyclone event wins world recognition from UCI

A famed Northumberland cycle race has achieved recognition from world governing body, the Union Cycliste International (UCI)

Katja Leyendecker

Campaigners to address MPs after cyclist dies in Gateshead

Katja Leyendecker will give evidence to Transport Select Committee only days after cyclist his by bus on Durham Road

Fraser Ranson, Showers Pass head of UK operations

Brothers ride on back of Showers Pass US success

A US cycle gear company established by a Newcastle entrepreneur has set up a UK branch in Gateshead

Children join cyclists as part of 1,00 mile bike ride across the UK

Schoolchildren have taken part in a 1,000 mile cycle tour across the country in a bid to recreate the spirit of the Olympics

Hexham MP Guy Opperman has called for more cycling funding for rural areas

Cycling is neglected in countryside, says Hexham MP

Cyclists in Northumberland are almost forgotten when it comes to Government funding, an MP has claimed

Traffic on the Tyne Bridge in Newcastle

North East car use bucks national trend

Car use in the North East is continuing to rise as the rest of the country turns towards public transport claims a study of commuter habits

The Virgin Money Cyclone event at Stamfordham, Northumberland

Thousands saddle up for Virgin Money Cyclone race

This year's Virgin Money Cyclone cycling festival came to an end yesterday with hundreds of riders vying for the top spot in the Beaumont Trophy


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