Posts tagged with ‘cycling’

  • Bus/cycle lane heading South on Banbury Road.

    Wear Your Cycle Helmet

    14 August, 2013

    Today, Dan was involved in a collision between his bike and a car, and sustained minor injuries. But if...

  • From the bridge, it's clear how much the waters have risen.

    Oxford Under Water

    28 November, 2012

    Parts of Oxford have flooded, making it difficult for Dan to cycle to work. Difficult... but not impossible! Wellies...

  • Toggling

    30 January, 2012

    When he's on autopilot, Dan's been known to "toggle" things when he means to "set" them. And he can't...

  • Back To School

    19 October, 2011

    Next week is half-term. Why does that matter? Because for the first time in almost ten years, Dan is...

  • Wake Me Up When September Begins

    19 August, 2011

    Between the death of his old phone, a couple of different health-related issues, and now the theft of his...

  • Beware: Necrophiliac Paramedics!

    11 May, 2011

    If Dan is killed on his way to work and his lifeless body is raped by a necrophiliac paramedic,...

  • Well-Wishes

    6 May, 2011

    Dan says thanks to everybody who, upon hearing about his dad's injury, passed on their "get well soon" wishes.

  • The Race

    6 May, 2011

    In the style of a middle class, suburban Max Max, Dan fights for his honour on the tough streets...

  • What I Learned About Democracy, Injury, Packing & Friendship

    3 May, 2011

    Dan has a busy weekend of packing boxes, promoting better democracy, fretting about his dad, and socialising with a...

  • Well That’s Confusing

    28 July, 2010

    My dad… is in Aberystwyth. And I’m not. That’s a little unusual. He’s mid-way through a cycle tour of...

  • The Shark

    18 June, 2010

    This morning, I left Earth to go to nearby Headington. This trip was primarily to put money into the...

  • Board Games And Waterfalls

    17 August, 2009

    It’s been a fun, full weekend. Highlights include: A good Troma Night In case you weren’t following, Troma Night...

  • Photos From Malawi

    9 July, 2004

    [the image in this post was...

  • Pre-Malawi Update

    14 June, 2004

    [this post has been partially damaged during a server failure on Sunday 11th July 2004, and it has been...

  • Oh! You’re Going To Malawi? While You’re There, Pick Me Up Some AA Batteries…

    23 April, 2004

    [this post has been partially damaged during a server failure on Sunday 11th July 2004, and it has been...

  • Two Men, Two Bikes, One Wall

    6 April, 2004

    After the success of yesterday’s run, today I was exhausted. The weather was horrific, and we found ourselves having...

  • Two Men, Two Bikes, One Wall

    6 April, 2004

    You get to your third day of an exercise that your body isn’t used to and you hit the...

  • Two Men, Two Bikes, Six Islands

    6 April, 2004

    Farmer at Berneray warned us that Stornoway, where we’d be tomorrow night, was a bed of sin, with young...

  • Two Men, Two Bikes, Six Islands

    6 April, 2004

    Just wrote a fantastic piece about the islands we visited on our second day’s cycling only to have this...

  • Two Men, Two Bikes, One Mission

    3 April, 2004

    The keyboard on this tacky little GPRS device is crap, and I just lost this entire entry to bad...

  • And I’m Off

    2 April, 2004

    [this post has been partially damaged during a server failure on Sunday 11th July 2004, and it has been...

  • The Return From Lancashire

    30 June, 2003

    Spent the last four days in Lancashire and elsewhere in the North of England, visiting my folks (among other...

  • Avatar Diary

    24 January, 1999

    Got up late, and had lunch with my mum before returning to my dad’s house. Made a chicken stir-fry...