Cycling essentials from Halfords
I couldn’t help but be taken aback at the volume of people on bikes on New Years Day, it seems that the world and their dog has a human-powered steed with which to crawl the lanes – and what a brilliant sight it is to behold! It’s also evident, from the mud patches on backs, … Continue reading Cycling essentials from HalfordsContinue Reading
L’Eroica Britannia. A very British affair
As the sun sets on the inaugural Eroica Britannia, the tents are being collapsed and within the Bakewell showground walk the tired, but happy, bodies of hundreds of sun-worn cyclists. This first edition featured 3 days of festival activities, including live music, open-air cinema, and the opportunity to have a wet shave from a dancing … Continue reading L’Eroica Britannia. A very British affairContinue Reading
Brilliant/horrible Road Safety Ad
Fantastic concept, execution and delivery. Sitting here feeling stunned by this brilliant road safety advert.Continue Reading
Is change coming?
It’s been a pretty rubbish fortnight as far as cyclist safety is concerned. 6 deaths in London has been a nationwide story these last couple of days. Not since Sir Bradley Wiggins won Le Tour, or since Lance Armstrong (partially) ‘confessed on Oprah has cycling featured so heavily in the media. Stories abound in the … Continue reading Is change coming?Continue Reading
What can be done on our roads?
In the last 9 days, 6 people have died whilst riding their bike on British roads. Just look at that again and let it sink in. That’s 6 children to grieving parents, 6 minds taken away from society, parents, brothers and sisters. Because they were riding a bike, putting themselves into a situation where they … Continue reading What can be done on our roads?Continue Reading
Review: Proviz Rucksack Cover & Triviz Lighting System
Well thought out, canny design and great value for money – perfect for winter commuting! 9/10!! As previously mentioned, I am not a fan of hi-vis for its own sake – however I will concede that it does serve a purpose so it’s certainly not all bad. As a daily commuter I carry a … Continue reading Review: Proviz Rucksack Cover & Triviz Lighting SystemContinue Reading