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This week Hester talks to blogger and cycle campaigner, Sally Hinchcliffe, about rural cycling in Scotland.

We discuss:

* What we have seen out cycling this week

* Quiet rural roads and dealing with familiar drivers

* Moving from London to rural Scotland

* B roads and lack of pedestrian and cycle infrastructure

* Managing rural living with low car-use

* 101 uses for a Brompton: how folding bikes fit in the rural mix with buses and trains

* Former railway lines and off-road cycle routes

* How e-bikes enable rural cycling

For further information on Sally's activities, see the links section.

Intro music excerpt from 'Cycling Through Ikebukuro' by Koen Park

Links:

Sally's main blog: Town Mouse

Women's Cycle Forum Scotland

We Walk, We Cycle, We Vote

Cycling Dumfries

Pedal on Parliament

The Cycling Embassy of Great Britain

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