Cycling from the Netherlands to the UK

Aug 07, 2013, 09:34 PM

#Britain excelled at Olympic cycling and won the Tour de #France for the past two years.. And each year, more and more people swap their morning drive for lycra and a cycle ride. Yet British roads remain some of the most dangerous in #Europe for cyclists. While just across the North Sea lies the world's famous cycling Utopia - The #Netherlands. Our countries aren't that different. So what are the Dutch doing right and what are we doing wrong? We sent the BBC's Hague correspondent Anna Holligan out on her 'Omafiets' the Netherlands popular 'Grandma Bike', to seek answers to these questions on a 200 mile journey from The Hague to London...