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by cyclemad
21 Mar 2019, 4:43pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Gravesend cyclist fined
Replies: 20
Views: 2788

Re: Gravesend cyclist fined

am man was recently convicted at local mags court for assaulting a police officer - which resulted in a fractured cheek bone...The offender received an £80 fine...... so kicking the <i>[inappropriate word removed]</i> out of a cop = £80 riding a cycle where not allowed = £440 your answers on the ba...
by cyclemad
19 Mar 2019, 11:37am
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Gravesend cyclist fined
Replies: 20
Views: 2788

Re: Gravesend cyclist fined

am man was recently convicted at local mags court for assaulting a police officer - which resulted in a fractured cheek bone...The offender received an £80 fine...... so kicking the [inappropriate word removed] out of a cop = £80 riding a cycle where not allowed = £440 your answers on the back of a ...
by cyclemad
16 Mar 2019, 7:28pm
Forum: Cycling Goods & Services - Your Reviews
Topic: badly let down by tacx, smart trainer with films
Replies: 6
Views: 2106

Re: badly let down by tacx, smart trainer with films

my first vortex packed up within the first week.....Im on my second unit now...its about a year old and not had any troubles ( touching wood frantically now ) ...I tried the Tacx app and found it boring....I wanted to ride along with others and bit the bullet and joined Zwift...the vortex is doing o...
by cyclemad
3 Feb 2019, 5:42pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Police use of bike camera footageGreetings.
Replies: 11
Views: 1895

Re: Police use of bike camera footageGreetings.

Ever since I was involved in a road rage incident a few years back ( I was the cyclist and a buffoon in a hot hatch thought it was funny to run me into a hedge ) I never leave home , either in car or on cycle / motorcycle without a camera fitted..All our family now have them and its a little bit of ...
by cyclemad
3 Feb 2019, 3:47pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Police use of bike camera footageGreetings.
Replies: 11
Views: 1895

Re: Police use of bike camera footageGreetings.

... I live in the triangle surrounded by three force areas...They all welcome any type of camera footage. To satisfy my idle curiosity, which police forces are they? To counter my scepticism, have you experience of footage being welcomed and used effectively? As an aside, I see that the Nationa l D...
by cyclemad
2 Feb 2019, 12:44pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Police use of bike camera footageGreetings.
Replies: 11
Views: 1895

Re: Police use of bike camera footageGreetings.

Disregarded bike cam footage is mostly a case of poor diving but no actual accident. Appeals for dash cam footage are "does anyone have footage relevant to this accident". Bike cam footage would be welcomed just the same as car dashcam footage. I live in the triangle surrounded by three f...
by cyclemad
30 Jan 2019, 5:05pm
Forum: On the road
Topic: He wasn't in a Wange Wover
Replies: 113
Views: 12247

Re: He wasn't in a Wange Wover

'They just did so because they carry a warrant card and I don't. '' what a pathetic comment No doubt one of those who gripe constantly about abuse of powers and process ...fascist state and all that etc yet are the first to call the police then whinge about kids are playing out in the street and cau...
by cyclemad
12 Jan 2019, 7:10pm
Forum: Cycling Goods & Services - Your Reviews
Topic: Parcel Farce
Replies: 14
Views: 4895

Re: Parcel Farce

I ordered some stuff from amazon....was shown out for delivery by their courier, I then got an update saying it was delayed....it finally arrived a week later delivered by Royal Mail.
by cyclemad
10 Jan 2019, 5:35pm
Forum: On the road
Topic: Shoulder Barged By Pedestrian On A Cycle Path
Replies: 60
Views: 6065

Re: Shoulder Barged By Pedestrian On A Cycle Path

<SNIP> BUT last ride approached said person on cycle path head on, wet and leafy, small path in middle which I and person were sharing all was well and plenty space BUT at last moment when we came close and I had reduced my speed accordingly, said person shoulder barged me :shock: <SNIP> Get a came...
by cyclemad
24 Dec 2018, 10:52pm
Forum: On the road
Topic: He wasn't in a Wange Wover
Replies: 113
Views: 12247

Re: He wasn't in a Wange Wover

Definition of Breach of The Peace;- the behaviour of the person involved caused the police officer (or private citizen) to believe that: ... it related to harm which was actually done or likely to be done to a person or, in his/ her presence, their property emphasis on Believe and Likely are the imp...
by cyclemad
17 Dec 2018, 11:08pm
Forum: Fun & Games
Topic: It's about time we had more fun
Replies: 7201
Views: 348590

Re: It's about time we had more fun

pole dancer
by cyclemad
13 Dec 2018, 5:21pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: A girl, a boy and a bike
Replies: 18
Views: 724

Re: A girl, a boy and a bike

wood nook is still open and still the same family who run it ...Elec hook ups even on etc tent pitches...Luxury under canvass. Its a great caravan and camp site ( statics for hire too ) :D
by cyclemad
13 Dec 2018, 10:51am
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: A girl, a boy and a bike
Replies: 18
Views: 724

Re: A girl, a boy and a bike

its good to see how much it hasn't changed .The Fountaine Pub in Linton In Linton In Craven is my local...The food and beer is fantastic.
by cyclemad
12 Dec 2018, 11:34pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: A girl, a boy and a bike
Replies: 18
Views: 724

Re: A girl, a boy and a bike

Can anybody identify the locations used in this film? The Yorkshire Dales, suggest Calderdale. John. N.B Love the soundtrack, a charming film thanks for sharing. Honor Blackman...stunning. The opening scene is the road from Buckden village in Upper Wharfedale. At Buckden take a left towards Oughter...
by cyclemad
11 Dec 2018, 9:50pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Dream machines
Replies: 18
Views: 558

Re: Dream machines

£3500...to...£15,000 :shock: