In 1868, the first ever documented bicycle race was held in a Paris park, and to the locals chagrin, was won by a Briton. Yet while cycling culture became ingrained in continental European culture, riders this side of the Channel were engaged in constant battles with the authorities to pursue their sport - road racing was in fact banned as early as 1890. Its rise in popularity over the past 150
It s hard to think of any institution that more readily represents London than the Underground system. Practical egalitarian efficient popular logical organised and yet infuriating maddening and confusing it stands for e...
Great British Bike Rides is a celebration of British road cycling. Author Dave Barter brings together 40 of the best road rides in England Scotland and Wales searching out the countrys most celebrated routes toughest climbs and most scenic roads. The rides are challenging they are adventurous and they are quintessentially British - tackle the classic Fred Whitton in the English Lake
The Great British Tuck Shop Book - The ultimate book of sweetie nostalgia, with a foreword by sweet aficionado Jonathan Ross. But A Quarter Of doesn`t sell books! (we hear you shout). No, but we had to sell this one. You see, it`s brilliant, and encapsulates all the amazing nostalgia of the sweets (and other things!) of our youth. Open this book and you`re instantly transported to the Great
London Underground (Tube) Wash BagFollowing on from the success of the VW Campervan Wash bag, weve now turned the iconic London Underground tube train into a wash bag too.This fun, funky bag is modelled on a Northern Line tube train, detailed with lots of recognisable features including the underground logo, doors and signs, you can even see the seats through the windows.The wash bag is the
The London Undergroundis a public metro system serving a large part of Greater London and parts of the surrounding counties. The system serves 270 stations and has 402 kilometres (250 mi) of track, 55 per cent of which is above ground. The network has expanded to 11 lines, and in 2012/13 carried over 1 billion passengers. The systems first tunnels were built just below the surface using the cut
The Great British Hamper A fabulous British themed contempoary gift presented in a decorated wooden box. This wonderful gift contains two Premium Spitfire ales, Montezumas Great British Apple Crumble Pudding chocolate bar and much much more. Corkers Sweet Potato with Chilli Vegatable Crisps 125g Farrahs of Harrogate Original Toffee 100g Gold Crown Fruit & Nut Cake Great British Proper Brown
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An 18 disc (TBC) collection containing all of the British Transport Films released by BFI over the last few years. A mind boggling number of enthralling documentary films providing invaluable insight into the way travel has evolved (devolved?) and shaped British life over the previous 60 years
A giclee reproduction printed on canvas and gallery wrapped for a frameless presentation. Artist: Manner Title: 'London Underground' Product type: Giclee, gallery wrapped Style: Vintage Format: Vertical Size: Medium, large and extra large Subject: Culture Medium: Giclee Medium dimensions: 16 inches high x 24 inches wide x 2 inches deep Large dimensions: 22 inches high x 32
Habitrail OVO Transport Unit is a fun add-on which allows you to bring your hamsters on short trips. It also provide another space for your hamster to hide or sleep. It consist of white base ith blue top and opaque light blue handle, 2x windows, 1 lock connector.
Habitrail OVO is quite possibly the most innovative and contemporary hamster habitat ever made. With a bright, fresh look and creative design, OVO includes everything young hamster owners could want for their pet.A Hamster On the GOAllows your hamster to safely explore the world outside his home Can be used as a portable carrier to take your pet on short trips around the house or to the