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The previous London mayor Boris Johnson seemed to spend half his life on a bike, and as yet I don’t believe we’ve seen the new mayor Sadiq Khan atop one (maybe someone can get him on an electric bike?), but he has just promised to spend £770m on cycling initiatives over the course of the next four years, saying he wants to make riding a bike the “safe and obvious” transport choice for all Londoners. This commitment (about £17 per person per year) comes close to the amount spent in wonderful bike-friendly cities like Copenhagen and Amsterdam. Two new cycle...

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