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Futuristic Modes of Transport - Blades (autoskates)

Bud had a nice new pair of s witha top speed of anywhere from a hundred to a hundred and fifty kilometres, depending on how fat you were and whether or not you wore aero.

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Vaud police to crackdown in A9 construction zone

GENEVA, Switzerland – If you are heading to Montreux pay close attention: Canton Vaud announced the installation of new speed radars as part of a safety initiative to reduce accidents and avoid deaths among road crews. 79 more words


War News from Leopold de Saxe - in the Moruya Examiner 100 years ago

Shire-wide news extracts from the Moruya Examiner of this time in 1915, provided by the Moruya & District Historical Society:

ILLAWARRA COMPANY – The Illawarra and South Coast S.N. 736 more words


Squatting Over Sandflies

Susadei Lovely Readers,

There are many things I love about South East Asia. Transport is not one of them. Here are a few highlights from my journey to Banlung yesterday. 588 more words

Recruiting now: Wheeled Pedestrians

Some traffic engineers and some politicians are fighting a determined but ultimately futile battle against the natural order. One day, this stupid sign will be erased and replaced with a red carpet. 115 more words


It took China's engineers only 10 years to completely leapfrog the US Interstate system

Correction: for Russia and Canada especially, this map is particularly misleading and overstates the freeway mileage there. As I work on an accurate, fixed version, I will temporarily remove the incorrect version of the map. 491 more words


Manchester Musings

1st May 2015

Haven’t updated in the longest time because I’ve been so busy travelling, planning and studying (yes, studying) for my exams.

Currently in Manchester visiting Sarah but took a day trip to York today and am going to explore Manchester tomorrow, since I’ve heard that the city center can be covered in half a day. 234 more words