Birmingham Cyclist

Cycling in and around Birmingham England

Joanna Klaces
Share on Facebook Share
  • Blog Posts
  • Discussions (17)
  • Events
  • Groups
  • Photos
  • Photo Albums
  • Videos

Joanna Klaces's Discussions

Cyclist safety - again
38 Replies

On the evening of Friday 10th November the driver of a silver van BGO 5 VUR  pursued my cyclist daughter, on her way home from work, up Russell Rd in Moseley. He was shouting abuse, driving very…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by David Nov 24, 2017.

 

Joanna Klaces's Page

Latest Activity

David replied to Joanna Klaces's discussion Cyclist safety - again
"Ah, well done! You're on the way now!"
Nov 24, 2017
Joanna Klaces replied to Joanna Klaces's discussion Cyclist safety - again
"Keyboard Shortcuts Keyboard shortcuts are available for common actions and site navigation. Skip to content HomeHome MomentsMoments Have an account? Log in joklaces's profile   Tweets Joanna…"
Nov 24, 2017
Joanna Klaces replied to Joanna Klaces's discussion Cyclist safety - again
"I can through your link - but I think I might have replied to myself by accident . I'm really not competent at this . Sorry. I disappoint myself "
Nov 24, 2017
David replied to Joanna Klaces's discussion Cyclist safety - again
Nov 24, 2017
Joanna Klaces replied to Joanna Klaces's discussion Cyclist safety - again
"sorry - that's a no to both - would love to be in touch with the women's group - not sure how to? And I think i might have tweeted a response but so dozy about the twittersphere I don't even know how to find out whether it got posted.…"
Nov 24, 2017
David replied to Joanna Klaces's discussion Cyclist safety - again
"Apologies for delay in replying to this. Have you been in contact with WMP via twitter? And have you been in touch with the women's cycle group that's formed in the wake of your original post?"
Nov 24, 2017
Joanna Klaces replied to Joanna Klaces's discussion Cyclist safety - again
"Sorry, I do want to feel that Police are keeping, or trying to help keep cyclists safe. But I have had very inadequate responses from the police I have spoken to /emailed .Even the officer recommended on this site who is supposed to mediate…"
Nov 21, 2017
doug salmon replied to Joanna Klaces's discussion Cyclist safety - again
"Very pleased to hear attitudes have changed since asking for their help following being the victim of a hit-and-run. Despite having reg number, description of vehicle, no action apparently taken.  "
Nov 20, 2017
Joanna Klaces replied to Andrew W's discussion Russell Road Again
"I am very sorry to hear this and so glad she is OK . I hope something will be done to make cycling safer on Russell rd before something else happens .  I quali at the thought of cycling across Poets corner - it's not even a corner. We need…"
Nov 16, 2017
Joanna Klaces replied to Joanna Klaces's discussion Cyclist safety - again
"I confess to using the pavement there too. And that is why neither daughter or I use the park in the dark - locked gates ! "
Nov 15, 2017
David replied to Joanna Klaces's discussion Cyclist safety - again
"Once you're on Twitter, Cat from Kings Heath Cycling would be glad to hear from you. https://twitter.com/KH_Cycling/status/930716899868061697"
Nov 15, 2017
David left a comment for Joanna Klaces
"Would that expedition have been with Wendy W, by chance?"
Nov 15, 2017
Tom H replied to Joanna Klaces's discussion Cyclist safety - again
"Russell Road is a road I never cycle uphill on, downhill is ok cos you can get speed up, but uphill on those narrow lanes, no thank you. The 20mph limit has made basically no difference to the speeds of drivers on that road (other than when they are…"
Nov 15, 2017
LS replied to Joanna Klaces's discussion Cyclist safety - again
"I usually cross the park from the mac to Russell Road between 5.15 and 5.30 . One day last week it was a bit later 5.35 ish and both gates were locked so had to carry on through the park. I've used the foot path on Russell Road a few times when…"
Nov 15, 2017
Robert replied to Joanna Klaces's discussion Cyclist safety - again
"I'm one of those who rides through the park at night (though not regularly), and I second what James says.   If it helps, I've recently written a blog post on decent cycle lighting.  Also, puncture resistant tyres will…"
Nov 15, 2017
LS replied to Joanna Klaces's discussion Cyclist safety - again
"No road tax? (we know what you mean) ;-)"
Nov 15, 2017

Profile Information

What sort of riding do you do?
Pleasure ;Commuting
Where do you live?
Moseley Bimingham
Tell us about your bike(s)
Whyte Victoria
About me
66 years old, have been cycling for at least 60 years - getting from A to B rather than racing. Since retirement have been cycling in Vietnam , Thailand, Cambodia and Laos, Newhaven to Paris and a very punishing expedition in the Yorkshire dales.

Comment Wall (1 comment)

You need to be a member of Birmingham Cyclist to add comments!

Join Birmingham Cyclist

At 13:22 on November 15, 2017, David said…

Would that expedition have been with Wendy W, by chance?

 
 
 

Site Sponsors


Latest Activity

LS replied to LS's discussion A38 Work to start end of February
"Sign on the central reservation near to the university."
18 hours ago
LS replied to LS's discussion The Good News Thread
"More planter stands on Colmore Row."
18 hours ago
ARKrider commented on LS's blog post Low Speed One
"I think its a good idea. Maintenance vehicles and emergency vehicles could use the cycle path as…"
yesterday
ARKrider commented on LS's blog post Low Speed One
"I think its a good idea. Maintenance vehicles and emergency vehicles could use the cycle path as…"
yesterday
john bennett replied to John Pitcock's discussion QE road - conflicting signs: are cycles allowed?
"I wrote a Push Bikes report with several photos about the poor and inconsistent cycling routes to…"
Thursday
Kim replied to LS's discussion The Good News Thread
"Focusing on the city centre seems right to me, because the local high streets already have some…"
Wednesday
Your Average Joe replied to LS's discussion The Good News Thread
"I understand the point about the weather, but it's not just of late I was thinking about. I…"
Tuesday
Dave Cox replied to LS's discussion The Good News Thread
"Bike stands were full at Custard Factory by 9.00 last week.  They need some more !!"
Tuesday
James Catling is now a member of Birmingham Cyclist
Tuesday
Kim replied to LS's discussion The Good News Thread
"It's February.  New people don't take up cycling in shite weather.  I'm…"
Tuesday
Your Average Joe replied to LS's discussion The Good News Thread
"Looking at these pictures, I thought you was going to say what I was thinking. These are…"
Tuesday
Andy White left a comment for James G
"Hi Jimmy i'm in Handsworth Wood. I can come to Acocks Green to collect the tyres unless you…"
Feb 12
ARKrider replied to LS's discussion A38 Work to start end of February
"LOL! No kidding. "
Feb 12
ARKrider replied to LS's discussion A38 Work to start end of February
"FINALLY! Sad its taken this long + I just moved out of Birmingham. Really gutted I wont be here…"
Feb 12
ARKrider replied to John Pitcock's discussion QE road - conflicting signs: are cycles allowed?
"As the blue sign at the start of the road states Buses and Bicycle then I would imagine YES you are…"
Feb 12
ARKrider replied to Ryan Stait's discussion Broad Street trams
"Baring in mind these are all shared with motor vehicles. As far as I am aware only permitted motor…"
Feb 12

© 2018   Created by LS.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service