Dr Hutch: The death of Bernard

Spring is here, so naturally the Doc's thoughts turn to the subject of death

It is spring. And spring makes my friend Bernard unhappy. His mudguard lecture gets fewer outings.

His ‘flying in March, creeping by May’ hypothesis starts to suffer badly from the sheer quantity of evidence that begins to stack up against it.

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Michael Hutchinson is a writer, journalist and former professional cyclist. As a rider he won multiple national titles in both Britain and Ireland and competed at the World Championships and the Commonwealth Games. He was a three-time Brompton folding-bike World Champion, and once hit 73 mph riding down a hill in Wales. His Dr Hutch columns appears in every issue of Cycling Weekly magazine