3 planned demonstrations in Geneva expected to cause traffic problems later today

3 planned demonstrations in Geneva expected to cause traffic problems later today

July 3, 2020, 8:49 a.m.
Geneva police is warning of major traffic problems later this afternoon in the centre of town due to three planned de...
Geneva to remove new road markings but keep cycle lanes over summer

Geneva to remove new road markings but keep cycle lanes over summer

June 29, 2020, 9:27 a.m.
The City of Geneva is being ordered by the canton to remove new road markings as they are not compliant with federal ...
Man arrested for stealing up to 60 bikes

Man arrested for stealing up to 60 bikes

June 18, 2020, 9:13 a.m.
A man who could be described as a single person crime wave, has been arrested in Geneva. 
TCS calls for removal of new cycle lanes as traffic stabilises

TCS calls for removal of new cycle lanes as traffic stabilises

June 5, 2020, 9:21 a.m.
The Geneva unit of the motoring organization, the TCS, is calling for the removal of some of the new cycle lanes in t...
Geneva to create over 7km of new cycle lanes

Geneva to create over 7km of new cycle lanes

May 14, 2020, 10:11 a.m.
As the lockdown eases and more people are going back to work – there’s a new emphasis on mobility. 
City of Geneva tries to prevent complete return to normal

City of Geneva tries to prevent complete return to normal

May 7, 2020, 9:57 a.m.
As the country prepares for a limited re-opening from Monday, the city of Geneva is keen not to have everything retur...
Man rescued after being trapped under quad bike for 5 hours

Man rescued after being trapped under quad bike for 5 hours

May 7, 2020, 9:51 a.m.
A man in canton Graubünden was trapped under his quad bike for more than 5 hours before being rescued. 
Open letter to Geneva calls for better cycling routes to discourage pre-lockdown traffic

Open letter to Geneva calls for better cycling routes to discourage pre-lockdown traffic

April 29, 2020, 9:14 a.m.
A group of environmental and mobility associations are calling on canton Geneva to plan for better cycling routes and...
Man spotted cycling naked from Bern to Lucerne

Man spotted cycling naked from Bern to Lucerne

April 14, 2020, 9:35 a.m.
A man has been spotted cycling naked from Bern to Lucerne. 
Tourist, 66, jailed for falling off bike

Tourist, 66, jailed for falling off bike

Jan. 27, 2020, 8:39 a.m.
A German tourist had to spend two days in jail for falling off his bike in Schaffhausen.
Police hunt jewellery thieves on bicycles

Police hunt jewellery thieves on bicycles

Oct. 7, 2019, 9:21 a.m.
Solothurn police are hunting two men who robbed a jewellery store and then fled on bicycles.
Man arrested for selling stolen bike back to owner

Man arrested for selling stolen bike back to owner

Aug. 21, 2019, 9:27 a.m.
A Basel man has been arrested after he tried to sell a stolen bike back to its proper owner.
Disrespectful truck driver loses job

Disrespectful truck driver loses job

May 30, 2019, 9:24 a.m.
A truck driver in canton Graubünden has lost his job after a video laced with foul language when overtaking cycl...
Man tries to find bike owner after drunken theft

Man tries to find bike owner after drunken theft

May 14, 2019, 8:53 a.m.
A man is trying to track down the owner of a bike he stole when drunk in Basel.
Autoroute cyclist in Gübrist tunnel

Autoroute cyclist in Gübrist tunnel

Sept. 24, 2018, 7:05 a.m.
Drivers passing through the Gübrist tunnel were bemused to see a cyclist riding on the side of the road.
Food dominates this weekend's votes

Food dominates this weekend's votes

Sept. 21, 2018, 9:09 a.m.
Citizens go to the polls this weekend for a series of federal and cantonal votes.
Bern opens country's biggest bike rental system

Bern opens country's biggest bike rental system

June 29, 2018, 6:46 a.m.
The largest bike rental system in Switzerland started yesterday.  The city of Bern has 700 bikes available to th...
Woman fined after dog causes bike crash in Fribourg

Woman fined after dog causes bike crash in Fribourg

June 6, 2018, 6:07 a.m.
A 40 year old woman in Fribourg has been fined several thousand francs for not keeping her dog under control after th...
Thousands of bikers raise money for charity

Thousands of bikers raise money for charity

May 7, 2018, 6:58 a.m.
Thousands of motorcycles took to the roads yesterday in Dübendorf in Zurich as part of Love Ride.
Cyclists banned from leaving bikes on Hardbrücke in Zurich

Cyclists banned from leaving bikes on Hardbrücke in Zurich

Dec. 7, 2017, 6:52 a.m.
Zurich cyclists are warned that from today, parking a bike on the Hardbrücke is banned.
Children to be allowed to ride bikes on pavement

Children to be allowed to ride bikes on pavement

Nov. 16, 2017, 8:03 a.m.
As part of a package involving a series of changes to road rules due to come into force next year, the law may be cha...
Dumb bike thieves in Winterthur

Dumb bike thieves in Winterthur

Oct. 31, 2017, 6:54 a.m.
Two men in Winterthur have been arrested for stealing bikes. But they made the police’s job very easy.
One in six e-bikers don’t wear a helmet

One in six e-bikers don’t wear a helmet

Aug. 4, 2017, 6:37 a.m.
Road safety campaigners say that one in six of people who ride high-powered electric bikes, or e-bikes, don’t w...
Zurich police find stolen bike - 13 years later

Zurich police find stolen bike - 13 years later

March 27, 2017, 10:18 a.m.
To show the police never let their guard down – they’ve found a stolen bike in Zurich. But it was firs...
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