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by Lawrie9
26 Oct 2007, 7:03pm
Forum: On the road
Topic: A thorny issue
Replies: 10
Views: 1669

A thorny issue

Why do councils leave loads of thorns on roads after hedge cutting with all the punctures they cause. It is a nightmare cycling around the lanes at this time of year with these blasted thorns everywhere. I had a puncture and it really messed up my day. Can't they be hoovered up or could someone be e...
by Lawrie9
26 Oct 2007, 6:56pm
Forum: On the road
Topic: Commuting dilemma
Replies: 14
Views: 2356

I personally wouldn't want to cycle 12 miles to work especially on the main roads with all balloon heads about. I would find a job nearer to home.
by Lawrie9
26 Oct 2007, 6:50pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Restoration
Replies: 2
Views: 854

You could try the lightweightclassics website. Lots of fascinating general and tech info.
by Lawrie9
24 Oct 2007, 8:11pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Cheap racers
Replies: 6
Views: 1109

Cheap racers

Have any of you bought one of those cheap new racers which sell for less than £150. The Mercurio 14 speed looks quite a reasonable bike, made in Mexico by a well established company, reasonable spec and weighing 11.5kg's. I've got a wonderful Trek mountain bike which I paid £200 for new and am toyin...