Chalk ready for the Grand Depart

Enjoying another glorious sunny day, I thought I would take a few photos for the website.  As usual our border terrier Spike thought he would get in on the action.  I wonder what his chalk message would be ‘feed me’ , ‘treats’, ‘walkies’ or ‘squirrels’……Most probably the latter, as this is what makes him a [...]

@EroicaBritannia the most handsome bike race

Having enjoyed a fantastic day out at the recent L’Eroica Britannia Bike Festival in Bakewell spurred me on to put in more miles on the bike.  Passing the Tinytwin stand  I thought although a great idea, I didn’t fancy a ‘mini me’ on the mantelpiece complete with beer belly!  This still didn’t deter me from [...]

Garage clear out

We recently suffered garage envy, when someone posted a shot on Facebook of their pristine bike cave. A collection of bikes neatly hung from the walls and clear floor space, complete with a professional looking workshop stand. It’s was time to sort out the clutter in our bike store. Ebay is soon going to be [...]

Power of the #tag…birth of MTBMeetup

We had the pleasure to meet Simon Bradley last weekend. Simon is the founder & driving force behind #MTBMeetup. What started out as a nice idea to hook up with a few mates for a ride has rapidly turned into something much bigger than he first anticipated. Thanks to a great base of Twitter followers, [...]