A river runs through it

I cycled south this evening, over Chelsea¬†Bridge to see a flat not far from Battersea Park (which those with long memories may recall is perhaps my favourite London park). The journey – though short – isn’t a great deal of fun. I live a privileged existence at present – cycling about 1 mile to work…

So I got back on my bike today

Only the second time in the last 10 months or so (i.e. since I left full-time work at the end of autumn last year). Working from home these past few months – I just haven’t needed to commute. In addition, there is a undoubtedly an element of ‘losing one’s nerve’. Cycling in London does take…

Flashride on Parliament Square

I joined a 2,000 strong ‘flashride’ after work this evening. It was in support of The Times ‘Cities fit for Cycling’ campaign which itself has resulted in a large number of MPs being contacted by their constituents – something I myself have done – demanding that the safety of cyclists and promotion of cycling in…