Tag Archives: bad cycling

Urgent – please help to save a life

This is an appeal on behalf of a fellow cyclist, who tragically appears to have a very short life expectancy. I am very concerned for his welfare. If he continues in the vein he’s going, he’s not going to last … Continue reading

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What the hell?

Scenes from a cycling life, part 937b. I feature this here because it’s still making me scratch my head. Friday, 27th January 2012. Spring Cottage junction in Shelfield. I’m turning right, and the wagon coming the other way is turning … Continue reading

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On two wheels

I’m currently experimenting with a bike-mounted video camera. Initial results have been better than expected. I’m not aiming to share endless boring ride clips (which are a frankly as tedious as hell, like somebody else’s holiday snaps), but hopefully capture … Continue reading

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Cycling coppers: West Midlands Police reply (eventually…)

About a thousand years ago – well, on the 10th December 2009 if I’m honest – I posted a heartfelt rant about the standard of cycling displayed by Police Community Support Officers I’d observed around the area. After seeing the … Continue reading

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Bloody cyclists, eh?

This is going to be a rant. If you are of a sensitive disposition, please go here instead. Thank you. Readers who peruse this blog on a fairly regular basis will no doubt be aware that I’m a fairly keen, … Continue reading

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