Tag Archives: London

Wandling along the Wandle trail

Are there times when you want to cycle along on your bicycle at a slower pace and enjoy your surroundings? –  At times, this can be quite difficult in the busy streets of London. Well, the other day I discovered … Continue reading

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Brighton or Bust ? A classic bike ride

Have you ever done something simply just to give it a go?  Well, that is what is happened to me the other day… I had heard endless stories about the classic London to Brighton cycle ride and the horror of … Continue reading

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A Sunday spent with Gladiators

Nothing quite beats cycling London’s streets early on a Sunday morning.  With the exception of the occasional bus or random car the roads are empty and it is so quiet the birds can often be heard chirping in the trees. … Continue reading

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London’s hidden paths

I had been given a bike as a birthday gift and now I was worried for my life. Was I going to be safe on it? The very thought of cycling London’s busy streets frightened me.  Even with the aid … Continue reading

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