Being Barcelona Council’s corporativist scheme to marginalise private bike ownership and bike shops:
59euros is going round chaining random stuff to lampposts in protest at the council’s policy minimising facilities for non-council bikes and then removing perfectly roadworthy examples from the streets to make way for yet more council bikes and illegally parked motorbikes. Saltada Popular is also in on this.
- Those velociphilic Spanish
Richard Williams in the Guardian re a carelessly parked car in London: Unimaginable in France, Italy or Spain, where bikes and bike
- Stolen Dutch bike for sale in the Encants
Barcelona’s biggest flea market is relatively well policed, so most bikes and other stolen goods end up in unofficial markets on
- Kalebeul’s 5% bookstore
Yet another scheme to get poor slowly.
- Badly parked
Mal aparcado posts photos of absurd and illegal parking. There are often so many cars and scooters parked on the pavements
- Bike paths in Barcelona
More bike news in this morning’s Periódico, which reports that council propaganda overstates the actual bike path network by 50%, and