On a bicycle made for two…...

18th January 2014
I came across an interesting blog recently about images of bicycles, which were a particular favourite of the author. That got me thinking about some of my own bicycle images and I decided to pull some of them together. Most are in India where bicycles are still used more for work than pleasure. Hope you like them…..

These bikes were for hire in a remote country village - so that villagers could visit neighbouring villages and the like….




A 'rag and bone' man scratching a living by taking away people's unwanted waste




This was taken in Nagpur where bicycle rickshaws are disappearing off the streets - this rickshaw driver is earning his few rupees in sweat!




A really happy image..





And a really, really sad one - I am just sorry now I didn't buy the lot and set them free




It was the little boy's longing to go into the shop that caught my eye but the two-up on the bike adds to the drama I think





And finally, an image from the Dublin rent-a-bike scheme….

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