Moving Up..

Yesterdays ride was a familiar one for me so no need of Garmin navigation systems for this ride.  I rode my ‘Grafham Loop’ without actually going to Grafham.  I side-stepped it as I didn’t intend stopping for a coffee. I made the ride slightly harder for myself by engaging the big chain ring (50 teeth)…

Bank 'Hillyday' Monday…

Due to my unwillingness to start a ride in the rain I have missed two biking opportunities, Saturday and Sunday.  Both of these days actually turned out to be not too bad by lunchtime.. but too late for me. Today was a fine opportunity for me.  It was a national holiday today, August Bank Holiday.…

A Mixed Day..

Another day of multiple activities.. I temporarily reverted to my electrician days and I also found time for a bit of cycling.. Homework.. The plasterers having finished their work in the new Sun Room/Conservatory/Garden Room yesterday I was able to complete the electrical connections out there.   We haven’t quite decided how the new room…

Onwards And Upwards..

I found myself with an hour or so to spare yesterday afternoon so I took the opportunity to get on the Colnago and put a few more miles into my legs. I tried to plan a route to incorporate a few hills of the steeper variety that are to be found around here.  I managed…

Sunday Afternoon Stroll….

Here are some pictures I took on one of our regular afternoon strolls this afternoon that usually takes about forty five minutes to one hour.  This afternoon, with photo stops it took a little longer but it was a nice day for taking our time.  I have included only a few brief comments. (These photos…