Side of Bus Shelter 1 - 0 My Bike

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Re: Side of Bus Shelter 1 - 0 My Bike

Postby fausto copy » 6 May 2011, 8:04pm

iandriver wrote:A good few years ago, my wife fluffed hopping up the kerb and went over the bars landing in Stevenage ambulance station. They scooped her up and took her off. The scars have healed nicely now, the ones on the outside anyway :oops: .

Funny enough, I fractured my right elbow falling off on the cycle path into Addenbrooks Hospital in Cambridge. Annoyingly, I then rode several miles past the hospital before realising something really wasn't right and having to make my way back to A&E.......

You pair are obviously allergic to the NHS. :mrgreen:

Suggest you try BUPA next time out. :wink:

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Re: Side of Bus Shelter 1 - 0 My Bike

Postby rower40 » 6 May 2011, 9:48pm

Flinders wrote:That layout is insane- I'm not a person who would generally say 'claim against the council' but in this case even I would look into doing so.
At the very least I'd want the accident officially logged and the layout investigated with a view to it being altered- widened into the verge if nothing else.

Glad you're okay, and good luck with the new bike.

+1. That's a shockingly-narrow bike lane, with no sight-lines for 2-way traffic.
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