Famous last words: Andrew Gilligan

Andrew Gilligan

Andrew Gilligan, journalist and London's cycling commissioner on his love for cycling in the capital and who would win if he and the mayor race each other...

I cycled to school but then I gave up for about 20 years and started again in the summer of 2006. I realised I was grossly fat and needed to do something about it.

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