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Cyclists: You Must Obey The Law!

This via Carlton Reid:

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Posted in Bike Culture

Segregation: I’m With The PFJ

In the last week or so there’s been quite a discussion going about what people should campaign for if we’re to get more people in the UK to ride bikes rather than drive cars. The discussion can be summarised as,

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Posted in Assassination Attempts, Bike Culture

Know Your Enemy 2: The Door Zone

Do you trust the occupants of a parked car to look before they fling a door open? And How wide does a car door open? But it’s not all one sided – sometimes I see riders doing things that are

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Posted in Assassination Attempts, Self Preservation Society

It’s The Stupid Infrastructure

One of the chapters from Beauty And The Bike that really got me was the section titled, "It’s The Infrastructure, Stupid" , in a parody (or according to Wikipedia, a snowclone – there’s a new phrase) of Bill Clinton’s campaign

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Posted in Cycle Infrastructure, It's The Infrastructure, Stupid

The Dangers of Bonkers Bike Lanes

I have a love/hate relationship with bike lanes and cycle tracks. Too often, they’re like the little girl from the nursery rhyme. She rode down the street on a bike that she’d borrowed, When bike lanes were good, they were

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Posted in Assassination Attempts, Bike Culture, Bike to Work, Cycle Infrastructure, Gateshead, Netherlands, Road Safety, Video
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