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Bikes seen around Newcastle in early summer

Peter, the New Recyclist, on his Road King, which he has recently restored. I hadn’t seen this bike before but my photo does not do it justice, it is a very fine looking bike, I even think it looks better … Continue reading

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Hamilton in the late afternoon

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Bikes seen around Newcastle this week: a study in red

The unusual frame on this red bike in Cooks Hill caught my eye. A red ladies vintage bike. A red top, and crossing the road. A modern red loopframe. Red reflectors.

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Quintessential Newcastle

This photo is quintessentially Newcastle because it has the essential elements: Beach, boats and bikini babes. And  a bike. The quintessential beach babe, Jen Hawkins, a Newcastle local, entered the Miss Surfest beauty comp and was runner up. Twice. The … Continue reading

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Two degrees of separation

I rode into Newcastle the other day with Peter. As we were going through Wheeler Place I saw a lot of interesting looking bikes and wanted to stop to take photos of them …As we were admiring this one with … Continue reading

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The evolution of my vintage Speedwell bike

I have done many posts on my Speedwell and this is an overview of the changes it has gone through in the past few months.  It had had a revamp and a brief return to the pathways when my sister … Continue reading

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Very nice fixie

I have featured this bike before as a form of art, but this time I am looking at it in more detail, as it has some interesting features…The lights, frontand rear ….not very clear photo, unfortunately, but you can see … Continue reading

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Seen on Darby Street recently

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Back at uni, and a few changes …

I locked up my bike at my usual place at the uni But when I went to the library, there were new bike racks there, all coloured and shiny new, I have never seen bike racks like these before, they … Continue reading

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