This article contains information about cycling in the UK.
Is it safe to cycle when I come to University?
Yes, it is, so long as you take care. If you decide to cycle, wear a cycling helmet and please make sure that the bicycle (bike) has working lights on the front and back. Roads in Portsmouth can be very busy during the rush hour, which is from 8:00am to 9:15am and 5:00pm to 6:00pm, Monday to Friday. There are some cycle lanes in Portsmouth, please use them, but be aware of traffic and pedestrians.
What should I know before I attempt to cycle around the city?
Here are some things to bear in mind when you are cycling in Portsmouth: