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27 January 2022

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The Highway Code is changing; 8 things you need to know

As of 29th January 2022, the Highway Code will be adapted to reflect the needs of cyclists, walkers and horse riders. The changes will be made to The Highway Code from Saturday 29 January 2022. Here are eight of the changes that you need to know about:

1. Hierarchy of road users

2. People crossing the road at junctions

3. Walking, cycling or riding in shared spaces

4. Positioning in the road when cycling

5. Overtaking when driving or cycling

6. People cycling at junctions

7. People cycling, riding a horse and driving horse-drawn vehicles on roundabouts

8. Parking, charging and leaving vehicles

Each of the above points are explained in more detail on the Government’s website. You can find this information here.