Safe Streets for Londoners, Hope out of Tragedy

Melvin Hodgins was killed while riding his bike yesterday on Adelaide Street, and as a result we are renewing our call for safe streets for Londoners. Our proposal is for the design of a safer, smoother Adelaide Street that incorporates all users, and that makes driving, walking, and riding a bike safer. By using safe and proven engineering approaches, we can create a "main street" with thriving businesses and street life between two of London's most historic neighbourhoods.

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From Brompton to Bike Shop: My Journey Down the Rabbit Hole of Urban Cycling

What I didn't realize then is that I'd inadvertently 'discovered' upright cycling. Before that day, I'd only had mountain bikes, or road bikes. I'd never sat upright on a bike before, and never even thought about the existence of bikes designed just for city use. I'd never considered Amsterdam or Copenhagen as a "thing we can do here." Call me an accidental early adopter? My Brompton was part of a personal transformation of which I was only beginning to be aware.

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Spring Coffee Update

We've been so busy with bikes, we've almost forgot to tell you about the brand new coffees Rosso has created for us this spring! Here's a quick rundown of the amazing cups available now. We have thirteen different roasts available on bar right now on a rotating basis, and each one is spectacular in its own way. Here are the three new "must try" coffees we've been brewing. 

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