Cycle lights


The law requires both lights and reflectors on a bike after dark – our poster summarizes the requirements.

In particular, remember that the clocks go back on the last Sunday in October, when sunset is around 4.40pm.

Cycling UK provides the following useful information:

Product reviews

Choosing a light? Here are some cycle lighting reviews:

Cycle lighting regulations

If you need to consult the exact regulations, this is the relevant legislation:

Articles from our Newsletter on cycle lighting.