Upsets me

A photo I took.  Van left it late.  Why not go back around and get in to the correct lane.  Imagine if the Aldi was going a bit faster and the van couldn't pick up enough speed.  Crash.

World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims

Today is the World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims. This nearly directly impacts everybody.  If not a direct link, an indirect connection can soon be made. In the United Kingdom, on average everyday 5 people die on our roads. This is a mind boggling statistic. Imagine if 5 people were killed in a [...]

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VOTE!

I heard the other day that this is “the most important elections in a generation” but I’m sure I only heard this only five years ago.  Perhaps it is the most important in one election cycle or generation.  Nevertheless, I think all elections are important and it is imperative that you cast your vote today. [...]

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The Theory of Everything and Mobiles

First post of 2015.  Brief, but more will come. Yesterday I went to the cinema to see The Theory of Everything.  It was a great film.  Oh, I do enjoy the cinema.  The experience of sitting in front of an enormous screen with enormous sound next with wonderful company is delightful. But not all of [...]

There is a small bit at the side of the road for cyclists but it suddenly disappears pushing me into the road.

A45 Bicycle Crash.  Ouch.

Hello, Yesterday evening, at around 5.40pm I was hit whilst cycling along the A45.  I was knocked off my bicycle by a van travelling at about 65mph. The wing mirror clipped me and flung me into the grass verge.   My glasses were knocked off but luckily I wasn’t knocked out.  My head was painful [...]

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Wheelchair [race] the tube

Hello, You may have seen the recent video entitled ‘Race the Tube – Sprint’ in which a man with working legs left the underground circle lane at Mansion House, ran along the street and back onto the same train as it approached Cannon Street. Impressive. In case you haven’t seen it. Here it is: The [...]

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08/09/12 – Nearly beautiful day

Hello, Last night I was experiencing editing issues.  And I have uploading issues.  So yesterday’s vlog is appearing today. Here is it: Samuel.