Rules for all types of road users have been updated in The Highway Code to improve the safety of people walking, cycling and riding horses.
The changes follow a public consultation on a review of The Highway Code to improve road safety for people walking, cycling and riding horses. It ran from July to October 2020, and received more than 20,000 responses from the public, businesses and other organisations. Most people who responded were in favour of all the changes.
The changes were made to The Highway Code on Saturday 29 January 2022.
Changes will affect all road users and include a new hierarchy of road users.
You can read about them all here: The Highway Code: 8 changes you need to know from 29 January 2022 – GOV.UK (www.gov.uk)