Monday, 19 October 2009

On your bike: What the world can learn about cycling from Copenhagen

On your bike: What the world can learn about cycling from Copenhagen - The Independent: "In Britain we have been conditioned to believe that cycling is something that can be done only in special places while wearing specialist safety equipment and clothing."

Sunday, 20 September 2009

Cyclists will be given green light to ignore one-way signs

Cyclists will be given green light to ignore one-way signs - Times Online: "The Department for Transport is authorising a trial in the Royal Borough of Kensington & Chelsea, Mr Cameron’s home authority in West London, in which a small plate saying “Except cyclists” will be attached to poles carrying no-entry signs.

If the trial is successful, the department intends to extend the policy to the rest of Britain and permit thousands of one-way streets to become two-way for bikes."

Sunday, 30 August 2009

Jim Manson's blog Blog

Jim Manson Blog: Brighton: city of bicycles and
of bicycle haters?

Monday, 10 August 2009

Can Brighton's cyclists and motorists get along?

Can Brighton's cyclists and motorists get along? (From The Argus): Inspector Bill Whitehead says:
"What the cyclists often don’t think about is the devastating effect it has on motorists.
“If they knock someone off their bike and kill them, when it’s not their fault, they are left emotionally scarred for life."
How inconsiderate of those dead cyclists!

Sunday, 9 August 2009

Friday, 31 July 2009

Sunday, 21 June 2009

London-to Brighton - Southern railway cycle policy

News - Southern railway: because of the London-to-Brighton bike ride, bicycles will only be permitted on trains North of Three Bridges, East of Eastbourne and West of Chichester. So if you want to go from Bognor to Littlehampton, or Lewes to Seaford, tough.

Friday, 19 June 2009

Friday, 27 March 2009

Wednesday, 18 March 2009

Brighton Naked Bike Riders Brave the Chill

Brighton Naked Bike Riders Brave the Chill: last Saturday Nick Sayers organised a press call for the WNBR in June - Leon was there representing the Clarion Club.

Wednesday, 11 March 2009

The weird cycle lanes of Brighton

Updated The weird cycle lanes of Brighton with photos to show that at long last the hazardous Providence Place cobbles have been removed.

Thursday, 5 February 2009

Ghost bike memorials that haunt Britain | The Sun |Features

Ghost bike memorials that haunt Britain | The Sun |Features: ironically the ghost bike memorial to James Danson Hatcher, on the verge of Devils Dyke Road near Brighton, has mysteriously vanished. Was it a thief or the council, tidying up?

Friday, 2 January 2009