Stunt mountain bike rider and Britain's Got Talent contestant Joe Oakley from Derbyshire is backing today's safe cycling event.
A cycle safety event is being held in Derby today, bringing cyclists and drivers together to look at challenges on the road.
Tens of thousands of pounds of bikes are stolen in the Midlands each year. So what advice is being given to help prevent theft?
The country's biggest cycling event gets started in Birmingham today. The Cycle Show begins at the NEC and one of the stars of the show is a retro-style Raleigh bike.
The T.I. Raleigh Replica was first made in the 1980s as a copy of a model used by riders in the 1980 Tour De France.
Bosses at the firm say it is one of their best-selling models.
The country's biggest cycle show is taking place at the NEC in Birmingham.
Amongst the thousands of bikes on display will be a hub for Quest 88, a Shropshire-based company specialising in making inclusive cycles for all ages and disabilities.
Britain's answer to the Tour de France was in Stoke today. The world's best cyclists, including current leader Sir Bradley Wiggins and rising star Dan Martin from Tamworth took to their bikes for Stage Four of the Tour of Britain and were cheered on by thousands of spectators.
Our Sports Correspondent Steve Clamp reports.
Two cyclists are warning other bike users to be on their guard after they were pushed while cycling by a passenger in a car that sped off moments later.
There have been three such attacks in Leicestershire this month.
Colin Haynes and Martin Webster, who were both injured, say they could have been killed and it is important that the driver and his accomplice are caught before anyone loses their life.
Rajiv Popat reports.
One of three cyclists who were pushed from their bikes in a series of similar incidents in Leicestershire, has been treated for a broken collar bone.
The man was the third to be approached as he rode his bike on Saturday 6th July on Stanton Lane in Croft.
An "old style silver BMW" crossed in front of the cyclist and braked sharply causing the cyclist to fall from his bike.
In two other similar incidents in Earl Shilton and Broughton Astley, victims described a "old, silver" car approaching them and the front seat passenger leaning out to push them over.
The two other cyclists were treated for minor injuries.
Police are investigating after three cyclists were pushed from their bikes in Leicestershire.
The incidents all happened within the space of a week, within a ten mile radius, in Earl Shilton, Croft and Broughton Astley.
Police think the events are all linked because each of the victims described a "silver" vehicle being involved.
A four-year-old Leicestershire boy is gearing up to take part in the Balance Bike National championships in Manchester.
Thomas Ayers, who lives in Broughton Astley, will compete in his age group in September.
What is balance bike racing?
Balance bikes were first designed to introduce children to biking without stabilisers. The bikes, which have no pedels, are powered by children running. The framework is made of plastic and with no pedals or brakes, the bikes are free from greasy chains.
Children can start using balance bikes from the age of two.
A four-year-old boy from Leicestershire is hoping to be crowned a national champion in balance bike riding.
Thomas Ayers, who lives in Broughton Astley, is in serious training to try and clinch the title as the best rider for his age group at the British Championships in Manchester in September.
His mother, Kim Brown, says he's a 'speed junkie with no fear!'
Cities across the Midlands are trying to encourage more people to leave their car at home and get on a bike. But motorists and cyclists do not always see eye to eye and confrontations are not uncommon.
Rajiv Popat has been speaking to one man who wears a camera on his cycling helmet to record bad driving and then puts the footage online. He says he does it to improve driving standards.