BBC1: Bikes & Bloomers featured in a BBC1 Countryfile show on the history of women’s cycling, 19 May
BBC4: Bikes & Bloomers featured in the BBC4 Victorian Sensations documentary about Victorian technology, society and bodies with Dr Hannah, 22 May.
I wrote a piece for The Guardian Bike Blog (16/04/2018).
I was invited onto Sky News Sunrise (18/04/2018) to introduce and demonstrate the Bygrave convertible skirt.
I was interviewed on BBC World Service World Update(18/04/18) [interview starts at 43:19].
The MailOnline (16/04/18) ran the story based on Press Association copy generated by the press release and the PA copy featured in a wide range of regional newspapers everywhere from South Wales Guardian (16/04/18) and East Lothian Courier(16/04/18) to the Oxford Mail (16/04/18) and Yorkshire Post (16/04/18). Vanessa Feltz also mentioned the book in her Daily Express (18/04/18) column.
I was interviewed on BBC Radio London’s Robert Elms Show(28/04/18) and talked about some of the London based inventors I’ve focused on in my research and their contributions of early cycling cultures.
LA Public Radio Station KCRW’s Design & Architecture show (8/05/18) [about 3/4 through].
I was invited to write an article in BBC History Magazine, June edition.
Brixton Blog (6/05/18) featured a short piece about the project and focused on the Brixton inventor Alice Bygrave and her convertible cycling skirt.
The book was reviewed in The Atlantic, Casquette, The Spectator, The Times Literary Supplement, the Journal for the Association for British Cycling Coaches, Society for the Social Studies of Science (4S) Back Channels, Symbolic Interaction journal as well as popular fashion blogs. More here.
I was interviewed live NZ NPR “nights” radio (21/01/19)