Tag Archives: cycling

I’m just back from Radio Derby

Today’s question: Would it make any difference to walkers in the New Forest whether cyclists all had bells on their bicycles? This feels like a storm in a teacup to me but it is the reason why I was asked to go … Continue reading

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Derby City Council’s Cycling Champion

I was surprised and amazed tonight.  Derby City Council made me their cycling champion, and the position wasn’t even on the agenda! I don’t think of myself as a keen cyclist, it’s just that cycling is a really good way … Continue reading

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Nicer road. Maybe safer cycling and motorcycling?

The most frequent concern from people returning slips from the recent Chaddesden Focus leaflet was the state of Chaddesden Lane. I’m not surprised.  The road has been uneven and pot-holey for years, but the cost (£650,000) for the renewal of drainage … Continue reading

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Picnic in the Park

The 2013 Littleover Picnic was, like last year, fortunate with the weather.  Friday had been wet and drizzly most of the day, but late on Saturday morning the clouds lifted to reveal summer sunshine!   Performances ran to time, the … Continue reading

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