Tag Archives: cycling

One thing we have learnt this week- Happy birthday bicycle

Happy birthday bicycle.  Cycling is 200 years old this week and some celebration is taking place.  One Karl Drais invented the forerunner of the bicycle due to a rise in horse feed.  You sat on it and pushed it along … Continue reading

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Pelerins du climat part 2

Our “official” role as pelerins started at Newhaven ferry port on the 24th of November.  The weather was not good and the crossing was very rough and I was slightly sick on the ferry.   Nevertheless after the previous days cycle … Continue reading

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One thing we have learnt this week- 20 minute neighbourhoods

I’ve never heard of 20 minute neighbourhoods until now but saw a link on a friend of our books facebook page.  20 minute neighbourhoods are something that Portland in the US, if not pioneered, is obviously intent on introducing.  What … Continue reading

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