February 7, 2014

How to make bunch-rides safe — and cycling safe, generally.

My last post arguing that groups of cyclists have an ethical entitlement to ride 2 abreast, or indeed take up the whole road the way cars do, got a few thousand hits in a few days. […]
February 1, 2014

Why cyclists can ride 2, 3 and 4 abreast: explaining things for indignant drivers.

In cars, people travel on the road 2-abreast all the time. Nobody questions. In a Mitsubishi Canter 3 Sumo wrestlers can travel along 3-abreast. We haven’t even started on buses that transport their passengers all 4 […]
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 […]