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Considerate cabbie

Covent Garden is a busy place.

A cab pulled up by the kerb ahead of me (nothing unusual) but, unusually, the right door flung open and a well-dressed lady and a kid stepped out on the carriageway. 77 more words

Cycling In London

British Cycling and Sky launch Ride Social, Britain’s biggest social cycling community

British Cycling and Sky have created a new online way for people to build their own cycling communities. Cyclists can visit ridesocial.co.uk and create a profile that allows them to join and create bike rides in their local area.    208 more words

The death of cassette & chain

The gear cassette finally gone loose and had to be replaced along with the chain. Rode 6 days/wk on average May 2012 – Nov 2014. R.I.P.

Cycling In London

It's like having a football pitch in your own backyard


I’m not sure Jen and I live in London anymore. We have a telephone number that begins “020”, but I spotted a temporary sign near our flat which warned that a leafy road was “closed for toad migration”. 405 more words

London Dynamo

Small bike, Big adventures

My first and only adult bike was given to me when I was 19 and living in London for the first time. It came from my grandma who had this bike since she was a teen. 826 more words

Vaughan Williams reblogged this on and commented:

That may well be my bike and orange bag on the right there...

I like to negotiate my way around London.

Random Thoughts

Condescending git

Dear Sir,

If you need to give a safety instruction to someone AHEAD of you by shouting, it is YOU who are danger to others by cycling too close. 114 more words

Cycling In London