Cycling

Cyclist in Aldgate East Killed after collision with bus

Cyclist in Aldgate East Killed after collision with bus

Yet another one and it involves a 205 bus, late last night at about 11.30 pm on Whitechapel Road, at the junction of Commercial Road. I woke up just after 3 am and began working on a web site that needs to be live pronto, but having infuriating problems with certain things not working and […]

Another fatality at Bow roundabout: Female cyclist killed

Another fatality at Bow roundabout: Female cyclist killed

Bow roundabout image:  @aglet It’s been a tragic and unbelievable morning in London.  A woman has been killed at the notorious Bow interchange. What the police have said so far: She’s in her 20’s, collided with a lorry at about 8:47 am and was pronounced dead at the scene. It is believed the lorry was […]

Another cyclist killed in East London – Mile End Road

Another cyclist killed in East London – Mile End Road

  Just an hour after I posted my last blog entry about cycling again, the unimaginable but predictible occured. Yet another cyclist was killed this time on Mile End Road near Queen Mary College. The first thing I did was call my buddy Baz who I know would be heading for Whitechapel this evening. He’s […]

Hell just froze over and I’m back in the saddle again…well almost

Hell just froze over and I’m back in the saddle again…well almost

Anyone who knows me or has followed my blog or my twitter account for long enough will know I haven’t always been too kind to city cyclist and by that I mean people who cycle on London streets. It’s not that I’ve been unkind to cyclists, it just that I have for a long time, […]

Bow Roundabout claims another cyclist life and I still think cycling in London is madness

  UPDATE Tuesday 15 November Police have not named the cyclist, however they are saying she is a Ukraine national. Post-mortem will be carried out today at Poplar mortuary. Yet again another cyclist life has been lost on a London highway, this time in Bow, East London. In fact  yesterdays fatality is the second in […]