Ok, so I’m six months out of date, but this is such a good article that I just had to link to it:

I don’t ride a bike, why should I support measures to boost cycling?

To paraphrase Monty Python, apart from less congested streets, less overcrowding on public transport, fewer deaths on the road, less NHS money wasted on obesity, a boost for the high street, less pollution, and a more affordable form of transport for those priced out by rising petrol prices and rail fare, what has cycling ever done for us?