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Mick F
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Re: Cycle mag

Postby Mick F » 13 Oct 2020, 10:26am

I've opted out of receiving it.
Most of mine went in the bin unread.

Purely academic now, as I won't be renewing my membership next year.
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Re: Cycle mag

Postby PH » 13 Oct 2020, 10:46am

Mick F wrote:Purely academic now, as I won't be renewing my membership next year.

I am surprised to hear that :lol:

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Re: Cycle mag

Postby thirdcrank » 13 Oct 2020, 10:47am

Mick F wrote:... I won't be renewing my membership next year.


You kept that very quiet.

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Re: Cycle mag

Postby Rod Goodfellow » 13 Oct 2020, 10:57am

"Most of mine went in the bin unread.

Purely academic now, as I won't be renewing my membership next year."

Me too (for the pedants -I also)

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Re: Cycle mag

Postby lbomaak2 » 25 Oct 2020, 9:43pm

Have others noted the irony in the Letter of the Month award in the October magazine? The author of the "Smell the flowers" letter being given a piece of technology that would be ideal for the sort of cyclists he derides!

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Re: Cycle mag

Postby Cyril Haearn » 26 Oct 2020, 4:34am

lbomaak2 wrote:Have others noted the irony in the Letter of the Month award in the October magazine? The author of the "Smell the flowers" letter being given a piece of technology that would be ideal for the sort of cyclists he derides!

Care to explain, for those of us who have not see the Gazette?
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Re: Cycle mag

Postby colin54 » 26 Oct 2020, 8:14am

Cyril Haearn wrote:Care to explain, for those of us who have not see the Gazette?
Diolch

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You can read some (not all) of the magazine articles here when it's published:-

https://www.cyclinguk.org/publication/c ... ember-2020
p.s I wonder what 'optional horizontal orientation' is (mentioned as one of the features of this issue's letter prize) ?

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Re: Cycle mag

Postby Oldjohnw » 26 Oct 2020, 9:01am

John

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Re: Cycle mag

Postby Cyril Haearn » 26 Oct 2020, 9:11am

@colin54
Thanks very much
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Sorry to read the suggestion that one should wave at considerate drivers. The gesture could be misinterpreted as a challenge or threat
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Re: Cycle mag

Postby lbomaak2 » 26 Oct 2020, 9:17am

colin54 wrote:p.s I wonder what 'optional horizontal orientation' is (mentioned as one of the features of this issue's letter prize) ?


It works when you are riding a recumbent?

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Re: Cycle mag

Postby Jdsk » 26 Oct 2020, 9:35am

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Excellent advice, regardless of other technology in use.

Jonathan