Giving It Another Go….

Several events have combined to make it easier for me to post my blog via my iPad now. Firstly I have found out that I can now upload my photos from the Canon camera to the iPad Secondly WordPress have made life easier In terms of making posts here as well with their latest version…

Back on Duty..

I am now back home and in blogging mode after a few days away in Dorset.  I don’t usually like to advertise my absence in advance. We picked the right week to go away for sure.  It was brilliant sunshine since before we arrived until our departure.  We did depart a day earlier then originally…

Bonus Ride…

Today didn’t quite turn out as I had expected it to but that wasn’t a bad thing.  My friend Cyril called this morning to see if it would be OK to bike over from Wellingborough for a coffee.  He knew I would be home because the caravan was having its annual service today.  After I…

Indoors Is Best When Its Cold Outside..

I made the most of todays continuing cold weather and stayed indoors nearly all the day messing around with my new blog set up.  Changing something, checking it, modifying it and generally chasing my tail around in circles like some demented dog.  Its been the perfect day for that kind of thing, staying indoors that…

‘Au Revoir’ for now..

Sorry for lack of recent posts here and apologies for forthcoming absence of one month.  Tomorrow I am off for my annual trip to France for a month to get some vertical miles in on the bike in the Alps adjacent to Annecy. Annecy will be the first destination apart from an overnight stop on…

St Apollinaire revisited, Thursday 23rd June

After a wet start to the day and a mornings shopping and sightseeing in Embrun I went for a ride in the afternoon. I revisited a route that was the first ride that I took in this area last year.  A ride of just over 20 miles to St Apollinaire, riding up from Savines la…