Why January is the worst time for resolutions

Are you thinking of resolutions for the new year? Here’s an idea: don’t. I’m not saying that self-improvement is a bad idea, or that you shouldn’t try to improve yourself. I am saying that January is a uniquely terrible time to try to make those changes, and pressuring yourself into making all of them now […]

Fifty years ago this month – April 1969.

If there was one bike that every child, in my youth, wanted, it was a Raleigh Chopper.And that means April 1969 was the most awesomest month ever, as it was the month in which the banana-seated, high-handlebarred vehicle was launched upon the world, from a factory in Nottingham.This means the first half of 1969 saw […]