What are we missing?

The Times #cyclesafe campaign has taken off massively over the past weeks. With support from sporting stars, politicians, huge companies and thousands of people. The campaign raises similar points to other campaigns, touching on topics such as trixie¬†mirrors, issues with large vehicles, re-design of junctions and speed limits. The difference so far is that it… More What are we missing?

Motorcycles in the bus lane

Yesterday TFL announced that motorcycles will now be allowed to use all bus lanes in London. Previous to yesterdays announcement motorcycle use of bus lanes in London was on a trial basis, the second of its kind. Both trials lasting 18 months and on selected sections. This was to gain an understanding on the effect… More Motorcycles in the bus lane

Blackfriars Bridge October 12th!

BE THERE! The LCC sent out a newsletter yesterday with information about the next Blackfriars bridge flashride. Giving us plenty of warning about the next date to try and¬†attract as many cyclists as possible. It’s important that we show up in numbers to show just how important it is. TFL has shown their true intentions… More Blackfriars Bridge October 12th!

Speed Cameras are Pointless

The GATSO camera, the most common in the UK, is the most pointless device for catching and dealing with speeding motorists. They only catch the idiots that don’t notice them and they only succeed at slowing down the traffic to the limit at their location. In the middle of 2010, a few councils across the… More Speed Cameras are Pointless

The Roads are Un-policed!

I asked my self the other day when was the last time I saw a traffic police car on the road driving around? hmmmm… I thought long and hard but couldn’t give my self a definitive answer. Either they are doing a great job of hiding but not catching anyone or there aren’t any. With… More The Roads are Un-policed!