Monthly Archives: March 2009

Cycling Downhill With The Chain Gang

Beautiful downhills in Tuscany, Dordogne, Bordeaux, all over. Yesterday, faced with unexpected sunshine, I set off on my bike. I followed part of the route we took on a CTC ride last Wednesday evening, except this time it was light and I could see. So I didn’t cycle through a huge pothole, I didn’t buckle… Read more

Bikeability In Provence?

Just before Christmas, at the suggestion of my good friend Andy Sinclair (aka Dr Bike) I looked into a scheme which trains kids in Exeter’s schools to ride their bikes. It seems to be run by a combination of Sustrans, Exeter City Council and Devon County Council, so you already know that it starts out… Read more