"Sorry to mention this and I'm not siding with the driver, but how can you think that the driver delibrately clipped you with the mirror? Perhaps it was a misjudgement? Was there a toot of the horn? Did the driver yell out any…"
"Agreed. The only issue is getting your fingers dirty, which is easily fixed by taking disposable gloves.
Everyone. Do not litter. When done with gloves turn them inside out, put back in saddle bag and dispose of at home. :)"
"No need to apologise. That bike lane going up Frome is a joke. The cyclist that shouted to you would be used to it. There's room for pedestrians further up so you get a lot of them walking on it.
Its safer riding on the road.
They need to ditch…"
"I find it doesnt make much of a difference and mostly quite the opposite actually. When theres no bike lane cars tend to give me more room. Dunno why. Maybe coz there is no line on the left to help them gauge and they overcompensate by veering more…"