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Kohlrabi
Posted Saturday, April 3, 2021 - 13:42 in Robert's blog
We can learn a lot from this weird vegetable, but whilst the city council is improving, it is still slow to learn and very forgetful …
Posted Thursday, April 1, 2021 - 00:00 in Robert's blog
Push Bikes members have been experimenting with a solution to a shocking problem …
Cycle Symbol
Posted Tuesday, March 30, 2021 - 10:51 in Robert's blog
Apart from a few breadcrumbs, you'll be cycling naked on the new cycle route between the A38 and A34 cycleways …
Air pollution seen over Birmingham
Posted Sunday, March 28, 2021 - 11:03 in Robert's blog
And much has happened in that year …
West Midlands hire bike in dock
Posted Wednesday, March 24, 2021 - 11:53 in Kim's blog
Kim tries out the long-awaited West Midlands hire bikes …
Posted Sunday, March 21, 2021 - 09:20 in David's blog
Push Bikes supports the drive to reduce road deaths to zero …
Jewellery Quarter Pop-Up Cycle Lane
Posted Sunday, March 14, 2021 - 15:08 in Robert's blog
A ride along the the city centre to City Hospital pop-up cycleway …
Potholes on Hay Green Lane
Posted Thursday, March 4, 2021 - 16:21 in Robert's blog
Spring is when we all squeal with delight at the sight of cute little baby potholes …
Kings Heath LTN Makes Quietens a Residential Road
Posted Monday, March 1, 2021 - 10:08 in Robert's blog
The difference between the roads in Kings Heath with modal filters and those without is stark …
Oak Tree Lane LTN by Bournville Park
Posted Saturday, February 13, 2021 - 12:17 in Robert's blog
Here are my opinions on a couple of the emergency transport plan measures, but what are yours? You have an opportunity to give that opinion …
Franklin Road LTN measure
Posted Friday, January 22, 2021 - 20:53 in David's blog
What’s a low traffic neighbourhood (LTN) and what’s it like to ride them? …
Recycling a Christmas tree
Posted Friday, December 25, 2020 - 13:10 in Robert's blog
How do you take a stupidly large Christmas tree to the recycling centre on an ordinary bike? Push Bikes reveals all …
Posted Sunday, December 13, 2020 - 14:38 in Chris's blog
Please take a few minutes to respond to the Dudley Road consultation, perhaps just linking to our website and saying you support our mostly positive opinion …
Posted Saturday, November 28, 2020 - 17:01 in David's blog
An update on cycling campaigning …
Random guy on a bike wearing a mask
Posted Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 19:57 in David's blog
Is cycle campaigning on hold during the coronavirus lock-down? …
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