Archive for November, 2012

Columbus Genius

Scroll down the blog a few posts and you’ll find an image of a fairly tatty-looking Concorde with obscene red and white Richard Virenque saddle, peeling tubs and 130mm titanium stem. I hesitated when buying this bicycle because it looked like this; also I had been sleeping drunk in a trailer and wasn’t really in […]

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Road bikes – Diamant, Himpe, Giacomelli etc

In a speech to the CBI today David Cameron invoked the spirit of the 1940s, declaring that British businesses needed to adopt that wartime, buccaneering attitude to succeed in the global race for capital. And it is very much in this spirit that the Heavens’ blog has gone untended for so very many months. Which […]

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