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Cyclists, Extras, Violinist and how not to overtake a cyclist

Extras waiting to take part in a film set. The thing with Oxford is that nearly every British film, tv series seems to want to take some shots in the famous city. There have been so many murders in Inspector Morse, you must wonder if there’s any academics left…. I remember once watching a film […]

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Cycling Photos at the Crossroads

Waiting at lights. Good views   Nice and Bright Beware reversing lorries. More fun that an SUV any day.  I wish I went to school on something like that. The corner of Broad Street is a good place to take photos. Broad street is a no through road so traffic is relatively light and encourages […]

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Photos from York Cycle Festival

Family cycling along river. Nice garden for cycling. If only all cycle paths were like this. Cycling by fountainGetting up to speed. And he’s up in the air   Don’t look now mum. Landing mountain bikes jumping. bike by pond. Mini race track very civilized. no parking – orange time trial bikes excepted. Two bikes. […]

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Sun and Rain in Oxford – Random Cycle photos

Red Pashley. Nicer red than the car. Dad and son on bike Don’t sit down. keep pedalling with those sandals. Clip on shoes optional. Early morning sun guy stops to put on jacket. Several tourists on bikes. A nice way to see Oxford. Taking it easy on the cobbles of Oxford. Busy street with cyclists […]

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Cycling in Oxford Photos

Mum’s taxi by Sheldonian Theatre Cycling rush hour, over Magdalen Bridge in May.   High Street Magdalen Bridge on High Street. Busy Crossing by Kings Arms Magdalen College and High Street. No argument, the best way to travel to school.  

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Copenhagen Cycling

  A cycle path well used. Not just a strip of paint, but separated from the road. It is said 35,000 cyclists daily use the Nørrebrogade in Copenhagen Copenhagen’s Super highway. The Birth of Copenhagen as a Cycling City Video about Copenhagen’s decision to pedestrians large parts of the city centre in 1962. The interviewer […]

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Photos of Bradley Wiggins

Some photos of Bradley Wiggins from the Tour de France and other races. 2012 Tour De France Photo by: Petit Brun Bradley Wiggins in Yellow Photo by: Photo by: Petit Brun Close up of Wiggins in Yellow. Froome in front. Looks like Nibali on his wheel. A classic mountain stage situation. photo by Kriblack – […]

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Cycling Photos from Summer

Some cycling photos from recent months and years. A diversity of the cyclists found in Oxford. The sunny pictures are probably from a previous year. Off to exam Lycra v style   Old fashioned bicycle Brompton pretty handy on the roundabout. A busy high street A nice summer day (taken in 2011 of course) Siamese […]

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Celebrities on Bicycles

  Some photos of celebrities on bicycles, having lots of fun. From the excellent Rides a bike Tumblr Ronald Reagan rides a tandem in his movie days.   Cate Blanchett is a bit more serious as she rides a bike in 1945 Berlin Sylvester Stallone tries to look as hard as he can being chase […]

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‘Look Mum No Hands’ – Cycle Photos

I’m not sure the health and Safety elfins would 100% approve. Maybe it will bring England good luck tonight. no hands   Banana is good energy source   Checking mobile phones Having a nice cup of tea Carrying books. On way to town zipping up jacket

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Cycling in Sunny Weather Photos

Some recent photos from sunny Oxford. Sheldonian Theatre in the background. Nearly no hands, but socks don’t match the postbox. A nice place to cycle. big wheel, unicycle style I think he is smoking a pipe! A Big basket for different bags. Are foldups allowed on the pavement? Off to school in Mum’s taxi. Off […]

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