Poor facilities in Birmingham offices deter cyclists from getting back in the saddle

Rob Groves
Fewer than one in 10 office workers across Birmingham and the Midlands cycle to work because companies fail to provide facilities such as showers and secure storage, the British Council for Offices (BCO) has revealed. The BCO’s latest research found that just 7% of workers in the region cycle to their workplaces. The research comes after the Government published its £1.2bn Cycling and Walking Investment Strategy to double the number of people cycling by 2025. In Birmingham, commuting accounts for 33.1% of all bicycle journ... For the full story register now for free or login below...