North Wales Ride – June 2016

Promised my legs an easy day after their heroic deeds last weekend, so cycled leisurely from Chester to Colwyn Bay, stopping at places you don’t often have the time to. 50 miles. Glorious Weather.   //embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js  

Moel Famau 9/1/16

The forecast had predicted 90% Heavy rain. I sat in the car at the layby above Loggerheads and listened to the 90% certain rainfall hammering on the roof. It was 2.30pm with not much daylight left – time to get a move on. I was wearing-in new shoes and needed the run. I also needed […]

Whinfell Forest New Year 2016

Helen and I enjoy spending New Year at Center Parcs; a perfect way to charge the batteries up ready for a new term. Up until this year we had opted for the Sherwood Forest location but after a quick visit to Whinfell during the summer to visit my daughter and family we decided to book […]

Waterways 50

After a very busy year at work to date I found myself without a qualifying 50 for the 2016 LDWA Hundred, so looking through the SIEntries website I found this event in the Retford area, which seemed ideal. As it turned out it was an odd event but very enjoyable in its own way. Canal […]

Beatles Museum, Liverpool

It may be a story that most of us know only too well but it’s such a strong recent memory that we can react emotionally to many aspects as if it were happening now. The Beatles Museum at Albert Dock, Liverpool, is outstanding at bringing these moments to you in remarkably well-constructed settings; The Casbah, […]