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Ride 44 (walk and lead): Turning for Home

Saturday, 18th July, Great Chalfield to Faulkland, 16 miles

Today is another milestone. Up until this moment, we have been wending our way pretty much due South. 923 more words

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Ride 43 (walk and lead) : Medieval Sweet Dreams

Friday, 17th July, West Kington to Great Chalfield, 16.5 miles

Leaving West Kington, Tim shows me the path by the church that leads down a narrow track to the village.   499 more words

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Ride 42 (walk and lead) : A Hop, Skip and a Jump

Thursday, 16th July, Badminton to West Kington, 7 miles (including one mile going down wrong lane)

Today’s walk is without doubt the shortest ‘ride’ to date, but if it shaves 2 1/2 hours off tomorrow’s ride then well worth it and Chris has kindly delivered our kit so Tommy is able to walk unclothed, again. 565 more words

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Ride 41 (walk and lead): A Trip Down Memory Lane with a Naked Pony

Tuesday, 14th July, Tetbury Upton to Badminton, 18 miles

This is the first day I have walked without any kit on Tommy, except for a head collar and bridle. 927 more words

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Ride 40 (walk and lead): A Machete would be Handy

Monday, 13th July, North Cerney to Tetbury Upton, 19 miles.

Another long walk today. We begin by heading back to Woodmancote and through some impressive looking gates onto the Macmillan Way.   402 more words

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Ride 39 (walk and lead): Horse Fly Hell

Sunday, 12th July, Cleeve Hill to North Cerney, 21 miles

Dodging the golf balls, curious sheep and eagle-eyed wardens, William and Strider escort us over Cleeve Common, 377 more words

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Rest Stop 7: Cheltenham and Cleeve Hill

9th – 12th July, going nowhere, some much-needed healing, and a difficult dilemma.
Stats for Leg 7: Total miles, 53.53; Total accumulated miles, 567.53; average miles per day, 13.38… 378 more words

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