A flock of little ‘fascists’…..

When out on a local circular ride around country lanes, I expect to be held up periodically by traffic, especially around the time of the school-run or the mad dash to and from work by commuters. But on today’s ride, something rather different happened……..

I headed into north Bedfordshire…..thurleigh

….and outside a farm near Thurleigh, I was stopped in my tracks by a flock of little ‘fascists’, goose-stepping their way across the road, heads held aloft, arrogantly ignoring the rights of other road users. I counted twelve as they waddled their way into a neighbouring field in search of……….well, food, I suppose.imag2539


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My journeys around the world are less about riding a bicycle, and more about what happens when I get off the bicycle. Click on the Personal Link below to visit my webpages.

Posted on October 27, 2016, in Cycling UK and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink. 5 Comments.

  1. Awesome, except the fascists were technically socialists. Whatever, close enough.


  2. My mind was a whirl when I read your heading!


  3. You’re right….in Hitler’s version they were known as ‘National Socialists’…….whatever that meant.

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  4. Then it worked……it caught your attention… 🙂

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  5. It was a special brand of socialists! You know, to separate them from those other crazy socialists who kept blowing up economies the world over.

    Surely, I jest.


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