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Happy Birthday Rainbow!

Yesterday afternoon Iain and I enjoyed the serene surroundings of St Paul’s Church in Covent Garden to help Rainbow Trust celebrate their 30th Anniversary. Otherwise known as the Actors Church, there are an incredible number of plaques in remembrance to the great and the… Continue Reading “Happy Birthday Rainbow!”

Play It Safe, Everybody

West Midlands Police made an interesting announcement this week when thy confirmed that they are actively going to target and prosecute drivers who do not give enough room when passing cyclists. By the laws of road in the UK, drivers should give cyclists at… Continue Reading “Play It Safe, Everybody”

Hills, Thrills & Lovely Cake

For the first time we managed to get together and get out on our bikes. We set out with the intention of covering some 25 miles, including a few hills and a stop for coffee! Warlingham and out into the Surrey/Kent border is a… Continue Reading “Hills, Thrills & Lovely Cake”

The love of cycling

A brief wistful moment as I pause to reflect on a lifetimes love of cycling. I had a half day today, and having met my lovely wife and daughters at the Southbank for lunch and a play, I got out for a quick midweek… Continue Reading “The love of cycling”

Back In The Saddle

With good weather forecast, both me and Adam managed to get out on our bikes today (albeit seperately). I’m off to Corfu tomorrow for a week so I wanted to try out the new pedals and shoes. I am pleased to confirm that, in… Continue Reading “Back In The Saddle”

Rainbow Trust – Some Info

Following on from Adam’s story below, I thought it would be useful to share the information given to us by Maxine at Rainbow Trust. It really highlights how every penny helps them to help others Rainbow Trust supports families who have a seriously ill… Continue Reading “Rainbow Trust – Some Info”

Why a bike ride and why Rainbow Trust

Hello dear reader, Thanks for coming and checking out what Iain and I are up to in July 2017. This blog site should be a funny, uplifting and interesting place to be over the next few months.  I wanted to pause and inject a… Continue Reading “Why a bike ride and why Rainbow Trust”

Confirmation!

So I got a call from Danielle at Skyline Events today, confirming that we are definitely on the list to participate in next year’s event. I have to say, a little surge of adrenaline went through me when she said we were on it….… Continue Reading “Confirmation!”