Bringing Dutch bike culture to Britain

Published on 26 October 2013 by Hilary Staples

Can the Dutch bike culture help reduce traffic congestion in Britain? London Mayor Boris Johnson, is convinced it could be part of the sollution. Others say it is not in the interest of Britain to give more space and financial support to cyclists as “cycling is one of the most dangerous occupations you can undertake”.

BBC correspondent Anna Holligan cycled from the Dutch Parliament in The Hague to Westminster in central London to find out if Britain could and should be going Dutch. We would like to share this video with you.


Also read the BBC News Magazine article: Why is cycling so popular in the Netherlands?

Source: BBC News Magazine

 
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