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Piemonte – Pedals next time!

Perfect Piemonte Path but pedals for me next time. Two recent wonderful walking weeks in Piemonte have once again reopened my love affair with Italy and I think my next stage will be to find a way to explore even … Continue reading

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Eroica Britannia

  Already owning seven (yes that is 7!) bikes I really could not justify purchasing another cycle old enough to fit the rules of retro cycle event Eroica Britannia.  A rare example of restraint on my part! Never-the-less this is an … Continue reading

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Bikes in the Peaks

Oct 7 and 8 saw another Saddle Skedaddle bike weekend from HF’s Peveril of the Peak. DAY 1 First item on the agenda was the legendary Tissington Ford led by Senior Guide, Les Haddon Then on  to the ‘ Thankful … Continue reading

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Way of the Roses

I have had a great week supporting this group riding from coast to coast from Morcambe to Bridlington. Lunch and coffee stops along the way was my job 170 miles and some steep hills later Tessa, Peter, Anthony and Wouter … Continue reading

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Cycle camping Austria

After leading 5 group tours in nice hotels on the Danube it was refreshing to set of in July with just a bike, a tent and the Bikeline book.  I got a bit of time to explore some the spots … Continue reading

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The Dromoise – bike festival in French twin town

My hometown of Wirksworth in Derbyshire has a twinning link with a very lively little French town called Die (you pronounce it ‘dee’) .  One of the many annual ‘animations’ a Die is the September Dromoise bike event which combines … Continue reading

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Splashing time

It was a breath of fresh air to lead a family bike HF holiday in Derbyshire. Here we are enjoying the ford next to Hognaston.

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