Archives - April 2021





Cycling the London Underground, Part III

Victoria Line – Friday 23rd April, 3:15pm Stations: 16 Distance: 21km (by train); 25.3km (by bike) Sufficiently recovered from a gruelling opening adventure, my second cross-London sojourn promises less graft, and infinitely...



Cycling the London Underground, Part II

Jubilee Line – Saturday 10th April, 2:45pm Stations: 27 Distance: 36.2km (by train); 56.2km (by bike, plus accidental detours) My return journey begins in leafy Stanmore, on the cusp of Greater London. Long-time home to Prime...



Cycling the London Underground, Part I

As I child obsessed with geography, maps and endless gazetteers of facts – in short, a proud nerd – the London Underground encompassed all that was sacred. When I was seven or eight, I could not fathom a more enjoyable day out...