The joys of cycling on Tyneside

After cleaning the bike and resetting the gears, this mornings ride to work had a funny sound develop. Thought it might be the gears, but no. To be fair, I made it from the Metro Cente to the Elephant on the Tyne before the tyre was dead flat. So close to work that I walked the final km or two.

At work I’ve dug out this tiny piece of glass from the tyre and repaired the tube. Let’s see if we can get home without incident…