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This Londoner is fixing old bikes and donating them to refugees

A cyclist uses a new Cycle Superhighway during rush hour in London July 9, 2010. The new blue-painted cycle routes will form another commuter route in central London and aim to increase cycling in Britain's capital.   REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth (BRITAIN - Tags: SPORT CYCLING TRANSPORT IMAGES OF THE DAY) - GM1E6791DAP01

Getting around London can be prohibitively expensive for new arrivals needing to navigate the asylum process. Image: REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

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