Ghost bike

‘Ghost bike’ memorial to Henry Warwick, London cycle courier killed in February 2012 at the junction of Wormwood Street and Bishopsgate, London EC2.
16 cyclists were killed in London in 2011. 5 have been killed so far in 2012.



Photos © Rudolf Abraham.

Further information:
Ghostbikes.org http://ghostbikes.org/
London Remembers http://www.londonremembers.com/memorial_types/ghost-bike
Letter from London trauma surgeons Thomas Konig and Mark Wilson http://www.thisislondon.co.uk/news/letter-trauma-surgeons-call-to-protect-cyclists-7305338.html
Cycling Intelligence – cycling blog by German journalist Olaf Storbeck http://cycling-intelligence.com/ which includes detailed data on cycle deaths and serious injuries in London http://cycling-intelligence.com/fatal-cycling-accidents-in-london/

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Comments

  1. are there cars in heaven?

    generous tribute – well done

  2. I’ve seen quite a few of these in downtown Toronto over the years…awfully sad. But a lovely tribute.
    anne

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