Shaking Bones And Perilous Penny-farthings

It’s 125 years since bicycles¬†took the form that we know today.¬†Then, cycling meant mobility in a world before mass motoring. Now, eyes are turning to cycling as part of a solution to urban congestion. Transport for London is planning a turn-up-and-ride cycle hire scheme for the capital, going live this summer. One problem might be theft of the bikes. TfL’s response? “The bicycles will stand out as Cycle Hire bicycles. That way we hope people will think twice about stealing … Continue reading Shaking Bones And Perilous Penny-farthings