Friday Frivolity

Friday Frivolity: Hop on...

Friday Frivolity: Hop on…
20/01/2012

Do you ever catch a lift home on the back of a friend’s bicycle? It’s a perfectly normal thing to be doing in most European cities, yet we don’t see it being done often here in London. Probably because most people don’t have a back rack… and the lack of cycle lanes could have something...

Friday Frivolity: Clever use of bicycles...

Friday Frivolity: Clever use of bicycles…
13/01/2012

Morning all, we hope you’re enjoying this Friday 13th. We came across this film via treehugger.com of Swedish street artist Akay’s brilliant work, which while we’re not advocating graffiti of public places, certainly cheers up that blank wall. And what a clever use of the bicycle. Meet the Robo Rainbow…   robo-rainbow from mudlevel on...

Friday Frivolity: Are you riding to work today?

Friday Frivolity: Are you riding to work today?
06/01/2012

We LOVE this film from Hungary.  It encapsulates all the joys of cycling in one neat little 30 second clip.  Riding to work, its always worth it!   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RzT_sab9V-w&feature=player_embedded  

Friday Frivolity: Beautiful Budapest

Friday Frivolity: Beautiful Budapest
16/12/2011

Budapest is one of our partner cities in our EU project, and we can’t wait to visit there next April to check what they’ve been doing. We’ll be reporting back about cycling in Budapest… what kind of facilities they have and the state of cycle chic in the city.   In the meantime we were...

Friday Frivolity: Put the fun between your legs

Friday Frivolity: Put the fun between your legs
09/12/2011

To end the week with a smile, we have this great film from our clever Canadian friends at WFF, telling us that the world has moved on and we therefore should too… and of course the next step on the evolutionary ladder involves cycling. Its a great campaign…   Speaking of campaigns, we launch our...

Friday Frivolity: Cycling hints from the 1930s

Friday Frivolity: Cycling hints from the 1930s
25/11/2011

In honour of the Tweed Run tomorrow, we’d love to share with you these fantastic cycling tips from the 1930s. Some fab outfits, although could be a tad cold for the swimsuit tomorrow. Click below to view the film.   Could she be the first lady cycle stunt rider? That is a close call on...

Friday Frivolity: Cycle Chic goes to Paris

Friday Frivolity: Cycle Chic goes to Paris
18/11/2011

So this great film by the original cycle chic, Mikael Colville-Andersen of Copenhagen Cycle Chic sums up cycling in the City of Light perfectly.  Gorgeous pictures and a film that shows off the best of the Parisian cycling facilities.    

Friday Frivolity: bike lights

Friday Frivolity: bike lights
11/11/2011

In honour of our lights theme this week, and all of the Christmas lights coming on around London, we found this fantastic film from Rotterdam encouraging cyclists to use their lights.     Have a great weekend everyone!