|This is the start of our 140+ feeder ride to the main Pedal on Parliament|
We often say that cycling infrastructure needs to be for everyone from 8-80 and on Sunday friends of mine from many different walks of life - work, sunday school, pub mates - were there ranging in age from babes in arms to octogenarians (My friend Bill is desperate to know if he was the oldest again :)
Right now, on twitter there's a campaign to reclaim the hashtag #bloodycyclists. As @citycyclists said "Let's get 'I'm one of the
Yes. the double meaning makes it extra powerful. And some of the testimonies are very powerful. Like others, I too have been a #bloodycyclist. And I'm terrified my kids will be too.
But I'm not just a #bloody cyclist. I'm also a mum, a teacher, a member of our parish church, and most importantly a voter.
We're not #bloodycyclists. We're everyone.