Video Lesson
How to Overtake Cyclists Safely

Rule 163 of the Highway Code states:-

Overtake only when it is safe and legal to do so.

You should:-

Remember: Mirrors – Signal – Manoeuvre

Watch the video below from Chris Boardman explaining how to safely overtake cyclists

Motorists should wait until there is space for them to overtake while giving the cyclist the appropriate amount of room.

You should not try and overtake when another car is coming the other way and you can't leave enough space of at least a car width.

Practice makes perfect, so get plenty of practice from a Approved Driving Instructor.

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