Olympic legacy? Invest in world-class cycling infrastructure

Carlton Reid
Olympic legacy? Invest in world-class cycling infrastructure

BBC Radio 4's You & Yours is asking listeners for suggestions on the best post-Olympics legacies. We know just the thing!

At 12 noon, the Radio 4's You and Yours consumer programme will be asking listeners what would be the best legacies to provide for a post-Olympics future.

A few days ago Channel 4 news anchor Jon Snow tweeted his opinion on this same topic:

"Maybe the way to honour Team GB's Olympic cycling prowess is to start right now investing in UK cycling infrastructure."

The You and Yours production team asked:

"How do we ensure a LASTING Olympic legacy?"

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If you feel that cycling infrastructure - built to Dutch-standards - could be that legacy, let the programme know.

Call 03700 100444, leave a message on www.bbc.co.uk/radio4/youandyours; text 84844. Or tweet @BBCRadio4 during the programme, using the hashtag #youandyours.

And here's Jon Snow, on a rainy day, cycling to and from a meeting, and demonstrating London's woeful provision for cyclists:


Tags: olympics , radio 4 , your and yours

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