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This week, a new parliamentary inquiry is due to begin, aiming to increase the number of cyclists in the UK.

About 2% of British children ride to school, compared with 40% in Denmark and 20% in Sweden. Almost three-quarters of British cyclists are men, a statistic that speaks of a macho, gung-ho cycling culture where riders are expected to mix it with speeding cars, buses and trucks.

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