Bit of a heads up on a charity ride for later on in 2012 that could combine your love of your football team with the love you have for cycling.
The London Bike Show has come around again and starts on Thursday January 12 running until Sunday (January 15) at the Excel exhibition centre in East London.
It appears people have little morals these days. It was quite sad to hear the details of a Coroner’s Court inquest case that took place last week where a cyclist stole a bike belonging to another man as that man lay drowning in a canal just yards away.
After a break for Christmas and New Year, we return with the first Wheelie Good Round-Up of 2012. We hope you enjoy the selections below
Edinburgh’s cycle advocacy group Spokes is urging anyone who cares about cycling and walking in Scotland to attend an up-coming protest in Edinburgh on January 11 against cuts to the active travel budget in the Scottish Government’s forthcoming budget.
The number of cyclists being mugged for their bikes is unfortunately a rising bike crime statistic but one recent victim refused to take the experience of being bike mugged lying down and helped to alert Police to the mugger after finding the mugger’s profile on Facebook.
A search is underway to find a missing Northern Irish cyclist after he failed to come home from a ride. Samuel Campbell has not been seen since going out for a bike ride on New Year’s Day in County Antrim.
Cyclist Mark Beaumont is known for breaking long distance travelling records on his bike but he faces a new challenge over the next month as he attempts to row across the Atlantic in under 30 days.
No doubt many of you or your children have received bikes as presents over Christmas, so it is worth remembering to get details of those bike registered with a national database or security tagged by your local police force.
With 2012 just days away, we thought we’d pull together some of our best bits from the Going Going Bike blog this year. The 10 blogs chosen below have actually been chosen by you as they are the most popular blogs over 2011 in terms of numbers of visited.