Sarah Forbes

‘Smart’ bikes

It finally happened, my e-bike was stolen last month. I had always known it was a matter of when, not if, it got stolen. When I went to the bike shop to try out options I was excited to discover technology has moved on since I last bought a bike. A new generation of ‘smart’ e-bikes offer integrated anti-theft protection, using the bluetooth on your phone as a key.

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“Walk your Cycle”

“When I’m on my bike I don’t feel disabled at all. Being asked to walk my cycle is a barrier that suddenly tips the balance.”

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Postcard from The Netherlands

It’s not just hype. Dutch cycling infrastructure really is amazing and here’s why. After a year of blogging, tweeting and campaigning for better cycling infrastructure in Brighton and Hove, a

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What are our streets for?

“Our only interaction with our street is the trip from front door to car door. If you are fortunate enough to have a drive, then you don’t even set foot

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How to: Cycle with Children

“I only started cycling at the beginning of the first lockdown with more time and quieter roads and can’t believe how much fun and freedom it gave me.“ Needing to

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