• Best of Bike Delaware 2013: How children lost the right to roam in four generations

    by  • December 26, 2013 • Most Popular • 1 Comment

    2013 Look Back: This post was originally published on December 13, 2012.  It was the 6th most viewed Bike Delaware post of 2013.

     

    By DAVID DERBYSHIRE
    15 June 2007
    Daily Mail

    When George Thomas was eight he walked everywhere.

    It was 1926 and his parents were unable to afford the fare for a tram, let alone the cost of a bike and he regularly walked six miles to his favourite fishing haunt without adult supervision.

    Fast forward to 2007 and Mr Thomas’s eight-year-old great-grandson Edward enjoys none of that freedom.

    He is driven the few minutes to school, is taken by car to a safe place to ride his bike and can roam no more than 300 yards from home.

    Read entire article HERE>>>

    RELATED:

    • Reason #7: Because our kids are trapped in their neighborhoods, and they shouldn’t be

    • Reason #3: Because streets are not roads

    One Response to Best of Bike Delaware 2013: How children lost the right to roam in four generations

    1. September 24, 2014 at 9:12 pm

      This is such a heavy fine convert and get my license suspended shortly after your arrest?
      Find a Phoenix DUI lawyer that specializes in DUI law firm.

      Should convert you hire a DUI attorney. The defendant is sentenced to
      jail time or you might have. It’s very easy chargers can be
      assured that when your computer breaks down? And when she visit
      Florida, Tampa dui attorney for a discount even with a DUI defense case can bring down the level of 0.

    Leave a Reply

    Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *