Pedal power and the law

Did you know that more than 2 million Britons jump on a bike at least once a week?

Bicycle sales are up, along with sales of cycling clothing. More dedicated cycle lanes are being created in our cities, and the NHS extols the health benefits of being a bike rider.

There's never been a better time to get in the saddle. But there's a legal side to cycling that's important to bear in mind.

Here are some facts for cyclists that we at Legal Choices think are good to know.