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by anothereye
17 Jan 2014, 3:19pm
Forum: On the road
Topic: My new commuting video channel - sorethumbcycling
Replies: 13
Views: 17079

Re: My new commuting video channel - sorethumbcycling

I have now had further correspondence from my cycling organisation solicitors. The other insurers have offered to pay me compensation and it's a reasonable amount. So does this offer of money mean that the other party are claiming responsibility for the collision or could they just think it's not w...
by anothereye
28 Jul 2013, 9:05am
Forum: On the road
Topic: In the mind of a driver, no.1
Replies: 19
Views: 4047

Re: In the mind of a driver, no.1

this thread reminded me of a recent article in the Evening Standard, I've posted the link on a new thread:
viewtopic.php?f=7&t=78200
by anothereye
24 Jul 2013, 7:14am
Forum: Campaigning & Public Policy
Topic: Death by dangerous driving case in court
Replies: 47
Views: 37012

Re: Death by dangerous driving case in court

blackbike wrote:The accused has photos on the internet. They show him wearing racing driver overalls with sponsors names on them.
If he is found guilty we should all write to these sponsors telling them we'll boycott them if they continue with financial support for him.
+1
by anothereye
23 Jun 2013, 10:59am
Forum: Campaigning & Public Policy
Topic: Transport for London: Safety tips!
Replies: 14
Views: 4140

Re: Transport for London: Safety tips!

Dean wrote:... I'll feed it back to TfL later ...
Dean, do you have a contact in TfL? My thinking is to get the CTC &/or LCC to raise the issue as they should have more influence?
by anothereye
23 Jun 2013, 9:55am
Forum: Campaigning & Public Policy
Topic: Transport for London: Safety tips!
Replies: 14
Views: 4140

Re: Transport for London: Safety tips!

here's one I made earlier:
by anothereye
23 Jun 2013, 8:04am
Forum: Campaigning & Public Policy
Topic: Transport for London: Safety tips!
Replies: 14
Views: 4140

Re: Transport for London: Safety tips!

Why on earth are we moderated> about the dimensions? ... This is a phenomenal leap forward in the campaigning world ... The second image, "Cyclists, ride central on narrow roads" , is fantastic; it informs drivers as well as cyclists. The first image is saying? "This is enough room t...
by anothereye
22 Jun 2013, 1:55pm
Forum: Campaigning & Public Policy
Topic: Transport for London: Safety tips!
Replies: 14
Views: 4140

Re: Transport for London: Safety tips!

Scaled up to life size (with a bit of guessing):
by anothereye
22 Jun 2013, 1:53pm
Forum: Campaigning & Public Policy
Topic: Transport for London: Safety tips!
Replies: 14
Views: 4140

Transport for London: Safety tips!

From the Evening Standard a few weeks ago:
by anothereye
12 Jun 2013, 8:57am
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: "PAUL'S" thumbies / "KELLY" take-offs for skinflints
Replies: 267
Views: 64609

Re: "PAUL'S" thumbies / "KELLY" take-offs for skinflints

...I could spend another hundred or two on prototyping in order to sink another £2,500 into getting a batch of fifty pairs made, so I need to sell those fifty for about £70 a pair just to break even with postage and running a website, taking no account of my time assembling and packing. Or I could ...
by anothereye
10 Jun 2013, 2:19pm
Forum: Campaigning & Public Policy
Topic: 'Strict Liability' laws
Replies: 154
Views: 103451

Re: 'Strict Liability' laws

We managed to get a good discussion of presumed liability on local radio last week: http://yourlisten.com/channel/content/16990522/Presumed_Liability Edit of BBC Radio Sussex coverage: Marie Vesco Memorial Ride (04.06.2013) 00.00: News headline 00.48: archive + Dominique Vesco & Seb Achaibou 09....
by anothereye
4 Jun 2013, 6:32am
Forum: Campaigning & Public Policy
Topic: BBC radio Sussex Breakfast
Replies: 0
Views: 1087

BBC radio Sussex Breakfast

In response to the Memorial Ride for Marie Vesco; there will be a discussion this morning about cycling, safety & 'presumed liability',
by anothereye
25 May 2013, 10:22am
Forum: Campaigning & Public Policy
Topic: in Memory of Marie Vesco, 4th & 5th June
Replies: 3
Views: 7406

in Memory of Marie Vesco, 4th & 5th June

I've posted this on the rides forum but as we are campaigning I'm linking it here: http://forum.ctc.org.uk/viewtopic.php?f=9&t=76141 We can discuss any logistics over there & campaign issues on this thread. We are making 25 hi-viz vests (pink) & selling them at cost price: £15, the artwo...
by anothereye
19 May 2013, 4:31pm
Forum: Campaigning & Public Policy
Topic: Cycle safety awareness stickers for cars?
Replies: 5
Views: 2291

Re: Cycle safety awareness stickers for cars?

I've just designed this (see pic). I'd be happy to re-work the artwork; just give me the required dimensions.
by anothereye
7 Jan 2013, 12:40pm
Forum: Campaigning & Public Policy
Topic: EU study finds motorists subsidised by £600 pa each.
Replies: 40
Views: 3389

Re: EU study finds motorists subsidised by £600 pa each.

PaulCumbria wrote:What about removing the massive subsidy on air travel while we're about it?
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