Another leisurely pootle of about 25-30 miles around a part of London which is full of interest and so quiet on a Sunday...
NB Greenwich Foot Tunnel is a subsidiary meetpoint for this ride, but please drop me a call or text if you plan to be ther...
DECATHLON Matex B'Fold 5 £169.99
Decathalon has a reputation for providing great bikes at impressively low prices, and this Matex B'Fold continues that theme. For a penny short of £170 you get a smart fold...
ROUX Carbon Drive G8
Another recent entrant to the growing market for bikes with a Gates Carbon belt-drive instead of a conventional chain is the G8. With a sporty saddle and lightweight alloy construction the ...
AVANTI Inc 2
Kiwi brand Avanti isn’t the best-known in the UK, but they’ve been producing more-than-respectable road bikes for a few years. The Inc 2 owes more than a nod to the Cannondale Bad Boy 8, a cl...
SCHWALBE Marathon Deluxe
The Marathon series is widely regarded as the most puncture-proof in the world — a version of the Marathon Plus is used on Boris bikes — as they feature a thick band of rubb...
Taking its cue from skate-style helmets, the combination of hard plastic outer shell with EPS foam inner (approved to EN1078 standard) means the Watts offers excellent all-round head protection. Luck...
Wheels/tyres: 20in /CST Zeppelin
The Kansi is a sophisticated folder, strong enough for daily commuting use, and our test machine came with added mudgu...
Dahon Mu P27
Drivetrain: SRAM Dual Drive
Brakes: in-house alloy
Wheels/tyres: 20in/Dahon ‘Vuelta’
The P27 is the latest addition to Dahon’s Mu range of 20in-wheeled folding bikes. It has the highest speci...
Drivetrain: SRAM Rival
Brakes: SRAM Apex
Wheels/tyres: Mavic Cosmic Elite/Kenda K925
"This bike's much more than a bike to get you a few miles into work and back, smooth as that is..."
Cyclist Andrej Schipka was fined £850 plus £930 costs after being found guilty of crashing into a solicitor who was on a pedestrian crossing at Holborn Viaduct at the time of the collision.
Solicitor Clive Hyer suffered permanent br...
On the night of 23rd of June 2012 London will host Velonotte, to open the London Festival of Architecture. Velonotte will transform the East End into an open-air museum guided by star architects and cultural historians, including Peter Ackroyd, Ri...
After a successful consultation, and responding to requests from LCC and Cyclists in the City, the City of London has introduced two-way cycling on 11 streets within the square mile where there were restrictions before.
The changes enable cycli...
Cyclists are being urged to email their support for proposals to revert 10 one-way locations in the City of London to two-way for cycling.
As reported on the Cyclist in the City blog, the City of London has opened a consultation until Thursday ...