2009 October


From the blog

DIY lavender field in central London

Fed up with the way your local community looks? Maybe the power to transform it lies in your hands… Have a look for yourself – here's the route from Waterloo (6 mins), Victoria (25 mins) and London Bridge (19 mins). […]

Why sometimes, you really really should take the stairs…

Forget the risible BMW ad, this is what joy is all about. (And who's behind it?….Volkswagen!)

CHASE raise an estimated £22,000 from London Bridges Walk

LONDON BRIDGES WALK A SUCCESS! Over 300 walkers gathered outside the Tower of London for a seven and a half mile sponsored walk across nine of London’s iconic bridges on Sunday September 27 to raise money for CHASE hospice care […]

What should we do about walkit.com’s carbon footprint?

Most people believe that as a society we've got to cut our carbon emissions, year on year, and drastically. But if you're down the pub (or wherever) chatting with friends, and you start talking about climate change, it's often difficult […]

Should pedestrians wear helmets?

We came across this piece from last year on the Copenhagenize blog (“For the love of bicycle culture. 100% independent advocacy. From Copenhagen”). There's a very active debate in Denmark (as here) about the whole helmet/no helmet debate when biking. […]

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