Ride sensibly on the cycle paths
CONCERN has been shown recently regarding the number of cyclists struck by motorists, the emphasis on motorists who should take more care to allow room for their fellow road users to ride in safety.
Not too many of us would disagree with that sentiment. However, cyclists too must protect themselves by adhering to some road rules and use cycle paths where provided.
Recently, I was the driver of the third car slowly following a group of yellow-shirted cyclists riding in line.
The two leading vehicles escaped to the right upon reaching a junction, leaving me to accompany the cyclists along the road ahead.
Then, to my shock, the leading riders suddenly signalled and rode across in front of me to access the cycle path adjacent to and on the right of the road.
Why endanger themselves on the road when there is a perfectly good cycle path all the way along that stretch of road? Nameandaddress
supplied. the passengers praise the residents of Albany, for their welcome and friendship while the ship was in port for the day.
The passengers I spoke to were all impressed with The National Anzac Centre and all the other attractions Albany had to offer and felt they would make a return visit.
It is great that some cruise ships are visiting West Australian ports and keeping our money in WA. It is more pleasing to know that the cruise ships are welcome.
It was disappointing to read about the snag to gaining a special liquor licence for The Garrison fine dining restaurant at The National Anzac Centre. Subiaco jeweller Thomas Meihofer negotiated a $10,000 annual reduction in his lease.