1) Be visible – Making sure you stay safe on the road with bike reflectors and wearing reflective clothing.
2) Ride with friends – Riding with your friends can make your journey more enjoyable and also make you feel safer if you’re cycling in the dark.
3)Wear Layers – Cycling in the winter months can be cold so it is important to wrap up warm!
4) Service your bike – You can get your bike serviced or do it yourself. Make sure it is checked out, cleaned and serviced to ensure it is in good condition before hitting the road. *Halfords offer a free bike check!
5) Plan ahead – Planning your journey ahead will allow you to prepare for the route and any potential hazards.