January 27, 2014

Bring back the strong body in town planning theory.

Here’s a thought experiment for you. Suppose our grand parents’ generation had rejected the car. Whether that was because cars have gratuitous motors that waste the use of our bodies, or because they become cumbersome liabilities […]
January 25, 2014

Who can remember bicycle transport?

January 20, 2014

Just give me some space! (Reflections by a lady cyclist in a car city)

I’m writing in italics, because this one is a guest blog post, by Rebecca Short. You may know her from the Today Show who recently had her as a guest, talking about the Bicycle Dating event […]
January 18, 2014

Iconic road-bike descent on a Brompton

Isn’t the idea of a “bucket list” the greatest con since the Grace Brothers came up with Christmas! My punishment for never remembering to take a novel when I get on a plane, is I find […]
January 12, 2014

SkyCycle is brilliant. It just needs a roof.

Last week  Foster + Partners‘ iteration of  Exterior Architecture‘s SkyCycle proposal, to run bicycle highways above London’s rail network, occasioned a flurry of objections from the bicycle advocacy community. What is interesting is these aren’t the objections to segregated […]