Researchers are spending millions of pounds to improve cyclists safety. The Transport Research Laboratory is using test riders to improve traffic lights, re-design roundabouts and create wider cycle lanes. But is re-designing roads really the answer? Is it more about improving driver awareness?
One father from Kent who knows only too well of the dangers, told us anything that can be done, should be done to save lives. Peter Bowers' daughter lies in a coma two years after being crushed by a lorry on her way to work. Heather Edwards reports.
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The Rail Minister said it was not a matter of crowd control but passengers "trying to get home after a long day at work".