Everything tagged with Tom Bogdanowicz

Blog post: The silence of the cars in Houten in the Netherlands

Towns designed to encourage cycling and walking. A report from the recent study tour to the Netherlands by UK policy makers. An eerie silence greets you when you arrive at Houten station in the Netherlands. What's missing is the sound of cars,...

Blog post: Tom's London Classics: Claud Butler bicycles

Part of the ongoing 'Tom's London Classics' series, London Cycling Campaign's Tom Bogdanowicz on Claud Butler, which may have been 'Famous Around the World' but they hailed from Clapham. Brands come and brands go but, it seems, Claud Butler goe...

Blog post: Tom's London Classics: Roberts bicycles

Part of the ongoing 'Tom's London Classics' series, London Cycling Campaign's Tom Bogdanowicz looks at London’s vintage bike brands — it’s the turn of Roberts Marks of Distinction:finely detailed lugwork (left); smooth fi...

Blog post: Tom's London Classics: Brompton bicycles

Part of the ongoing 'Tom's London Classics' series, London Cycling Campaign's Tom Bogdanowicz on perhaps the most iconic of London bikes - the story of Brompton begins in SW7... All in the fold - photos clockwise from centre: designer Andrew R...