A few months back I was trying to think of a way to get motorists to give us a little more space when overtaking us. There isn’t really much we can do that would be legal, which makes; flame throwers, paint guns and window breaking pins out of the question. The one thing we do… More Avoiding close passes
Yesterday it was announced that there is a plan to allow police to issue on the Fixed Penalty Fines (FPN) to road users who driver dangerously, carelessly and inconsiderately. The fines will be issued for doing such things as tailgating, undertaking and cutting up other road users. They are certainly welcomed but will they have an… More FPN for Careless Driving
There are many reasons why myself and other cyclists upload footage to youtube but what is often not thought about is the damages such videos can do for cycling? Many of the cyclists that upload videos are doing a vast amount of cycling each year, several thousand miles. A small minority of drivers will cause… More How uploading cycling videos damages cycling
Today, the 30th of March, is the day of action in London to try to get rid of lethal lorries from London’s streets. This date has been in place for several months and it is unfortunate that in the past week 2 cyclists and a pedestrian have been killed by such lorries on London’s roads.… More No More Lethal Lorries!
The latest episode of Silly Cyclists has just been released. In this episode we see a few submissions from other cyclists, undertaking lorries, overtaking busses and left turning lorries. You can watch previous episodes of Silly Cyclists here.