Cycling to Exeter and back

The weather has been awful and unreliable for WEEKS. Although I’ve been able to get out cycling every now and again, I’ve…

Cycling resolutions for 2012

Rusty Ridgeback MX5 My rusty mountain bike. New parts are in stock awaiting a spring clean Almost a year ago I wrote…

A really useful battery charger

Maha Powerex MH-C9000 WizardOne Charger-Analyzer This AA-AAA battery charger wasn’t given to me for Christmas but would have made a good present….

Coast and Castles South – Day 1

The Coast and Castles South cycle route runs from Edinburgh to Newcastle, via Melrose and Berwick – a total distance of just…

Bike symbols

Bicycle symbol #1 in the image below is the one used on signs for the official cycle route network in the UK and which…

Tempting Fate!

A couple of days ago I put a comment on Mary’s post that Apart from the odd shower it has been dry for ages…

Road Kill

I doubt if many motorists ever notice the sorry little corpses that are to be found along our roads. Unless the animal…