Ever find yourself running late for a flight and think you'll just get on your bike and ride to the airport to avoid traffic?
Well one fella got himself pulled over by the cops in Surrey for cycling along the hard shoulder of the M25, reportedly on his way to Heathrow.
The Surrey Road Cops Twitter feed posted a picture of the chap riding along shortly before he was apprehended and presumably given a lift to safer place.
The police tweeted: "A cyclist has just received an on the spot fine after being caught cycling on the M25 trying to get to Heathrow", which attracted dozens of retweets and favourites.
Police finding cyclists riding on motorways is a surprisingly common occurrence, it seems, with another guy in Scotland being snapped pedalling up the M8.
In 2014, several international cyclists were stopped from riding on M80 in Glasgow after they landed for the Commonwealth Games
Thank you for reading 5 articles this month* Join now for unlimited access
Enjoy your first month for just £1 / $1 / €1
*Read 5 free articles per month without a subscription
Join now for unlimited access
Try first month for just £1 / $1 / €1
Stuart Clarke is a News Associates trained journalist who has worked for the likes of the British Olympic Associate, British Rowing and the England and Wales Cricket Board, and of course Cycling Weekly. His work at Cycling Weekly has focused upon professional racing, following the World Tour races and its characters.
Kristen Faulkner blasts to Giro Donne opening stage victory
The American won the short time trial to take her first maglia rosa ahead of BikeExchange-Jayco team mate Georgia Baker
By Owen Rogers • Published
‘No more questions’ - Bahrain Victorious shut down pre-Tour de France press conference
Team hotel searched by Danish Police day before racing begins
By Tom Thewlis • Published