Monthly Archives: Apr 2011

First thousand

22°C, clear & still I usually hope to get 1,000 miles ridden by Easter. This year I am surprised ot see how much over that figure I have accumulated. 1,455 miles since new year: 400 on the Kona fixed-gear, 75 … Continue reading

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Fix the Fixed

20°C, westerly but amazingly warm. -Have cut the steerer-tube of the fixed gear bike. It looks all in-proportion now. Shall I ride it to work tomorrow? I just can’t decide yet. See what I think in the morning. End of … Continue reading

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Point six percent

12°C, windy & grey cloud. Biggest government spending cuts, blah blah. It turns out that they have cut 0.6% off the total public spending budget according to the Spectator magazine. If the press are ot be believed- the cuts are … Continue reading

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Driest March, then this.

11°C, sunny but now- showers All togged up, bike fixed and ready. Look outside- heavy shower- I can’t see the other end of it upwind. How long is the wait? All this after the driest March in 50 years. Append: … Continue reading

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