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A Holiday by the Oxford Canal

I am currently sneaking my way back to blighty to surprise the squeeze.  I think I have got away with it so far but that first flight was 10 hours.   263 more words

Goose Freckles

Remembering the Chase

I must have been there hundreds of times. In years gone by I would go there two or three times a day. For those of you thinking ” Aye Aye, he doesn’t even own a dog” , I had far too many opportunities to mountain bike before my broken back and lack of talent accident.   448 more words

#HoundsOfCannock J17

Today me and Mom went up to Cannock Chase for a greyhound tweet up! It was a fabulous day as always and we all had a lovely day! 44 more words


IS Strava just for Roadies?

So you’ve got a bike, you like riding it, you enjoy improving around your local trails, how do you track your improvement? Well, download Strava and track your next few rides. 629 more words


Why MTB? What made me start riding

I can hear you now “Glen, the first thing you write about is how badly you got hurt. What on Earth made you get on a bike in the first place?”. 879 more words


We Don't Know ...

Back in the 1960s (if memory serves I could look … and, yes, dammit, I know I could probably look it up on the all-wise internettage but what the hell ?) 793 more words



We are used to right wing bias in the capitalist press. The hysterical response of the Daily Express to news that we would not be putting up candidates in the forthcoming general election was an extreme but not untypical example. 323 more words

Workers In Struggle