What is it about Christmas that ensures that we run around for a few weeks trying to meet friends and family who we have hardly seen throughout the year? So in the true spirit of Christmas I headed on out to the Ace Cafe to meet my 999 riding friend Kevin. In what will most likely be my last visit to the Cafe for some time, what followed was great company, good food and good tea.
My name is Matt Brown and I'm a UK journalist formerly based in London, but now calling the South of England home. I've been riding bikes since 2007, but got hooked straight away. Nothing gives me the feeling of freedom, even when stuck in a city. In 2010 I became a RoSPA gold rider, but when it comes down to it, I'm Just a normal man, riding his bikes as often as he can.