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More people would cycle if there were better facilities say survey respondents (via Fitzrovia News)

At the moment I haven’t a lot of time to write my thoughts on this but this article has got me intereted, so I thought I’d share it.

Blog posts coming soon I promise!

Phil

More people would cycle if there were better facilities say survey respondents By Linus Rees More people would cycle in and around Fitzrovia if there were more segregated cycle paths and better cycle parking facilities, according to a questionnaire currently running. The survey asked people to answer nine questions about cycling and walking in Fitzrovia. The same survey found that many people enjoy walking but tha … Read More

via Fitzrovia News

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Sorry Guys!

My apologies for not blogging recently! I have an excuse- a history degree! I am currently writing my dissertation but I feel that as soon as that comes to an end and the summer rolls in I will once again resume my blogging and tell you of all my adventures around Winchester on Ernie.

For the moment, here is a video that me and my friend created to demonstrate the joys of riding a Brompton! It’s short and sweet and… “Lovely Day!”

Quotes about bicycles

“It is by riding a bicycle that you learn the contours of a country best, since you have to sweat up the hills and coast down them.  Thus you remember them as they actually are, while in a motor car only a high hill impresses you, and you have no such accurate remembrance of country you have driven through as you gain by riding a bicycle.”

Ernest Hemingway

SCORE!!! I have both! 😀

“Bicycles are almost as good as guitars for meeting girls.”

Bob Weir, Grateful Dead

Look what I found!

Whilst going through a comedy website I found this idea and thought it was genius!

It will stop oil going on your trousers from the chain or your trousers getting caught in the gearing- or in the case of a Brompton- getting your trousers caught on the little wheels that lets the bike roll when folded up (nearly caused my Dad to crash :-S )

Clever people!