Welcome to Better By Bike
The West's most comprehensive cycling website!
Discover local bike shops, mechanics, free loan bikes, cycle training and maps. Plus, info on how you could help your employer or business benefit by becoming a cycle friendly work place.
Everything you'll need to know to get started, from types of bike, bike shops and cycle training course in your area.
Bath's new bike hire
Bath’s bike hire scheme officially launches. 100 bikes docked across 9 rental locations including Bath Spa railway station, available 24 hours a day.
Discover a variety of great leisure routes in your local area, suitable for all types of rides.
Report a problem
Don't suffer in silence - potholes, abandoned bikes, broken glass and illegal parking can all be reported. Contact your council if there's a problem on your cycle journeys.
Think you know how to lock your bicycle properly? Watch this movie, produced by Avon & Somerset Police Force, featuring some of the best and worst locking examples.
Try cycling before you buy! Borrow a bike and give two wheels a test drive.
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