Archive for October, 2011

On Yer Bike: More cyclists is the solution to our congested roads

Posted on October 19th, 2011 by by CycloxEditor

By James Styring
Tuesday 18th October 2011
While Oxford’s arterial roads, and those in the market towns, suffer heavy traffic at commuter times, Cowley Road is rammed all day long.
The crawling queues start at 8am and stop-start traffic appears, car after car, until mid-evening. Even outside school and Brookes terms, traffic is slow and relentless. more

ON YER BIKE: Jekyll and Hyde drivers

Posted on October 5th, 2011 by by CycloxEditor

By James Styring
Wednesday 5th October 2011
We’ve been driving a lot more than usual lately because my wife is pregnant – or was, at the time of writing. Her due date is today. We don’t know if the little critter is a boy or a girl but one thing’s for certain: it’s a cyclist. It whirrs […]