Another year, another bike race

Its been along while since my last post, for a variety of reasons too numerous to go into. And they would all sound like excuses anyway, so I won’t bother. But I intend to re-kindle this blog. And I thought the best place to start would be with another cycle-related image. This time from theContinue reading “Another year, another bike race”

Lawson Craddock Leads the Tour into Town

Ten months after the Tour de France left its mark on Yorkshire – or the other way around –  we were at it again. This time, the inaugural Tour de Yorkshire ended, rather than began, in Leeds. I caught it winding its way to Roundhay Park through the ‘hood in Alwoodley. This is Team Giant-Alpecin’sContinue reading “Lawson Craddock Leads the Tour into Town”

The Hollies Waterfall, Meanwood

Thanks to Flickr, I found this location that had been hiding in plain sight! I’ve lived in LS17 for nigh on six years, cycled through this part of Meanwood Park, but had no idea this very accessible waterfall existed. Now I can finally say, been there, done that! Enjoy, and have a great week.

Memories of the Le Grand Depart and TDF

If you are interested in those sleek, two-wheeled, pedal-powered racing machines, then most likely you already know that The Tour de Yorkshire 2015 has recently been announced. How appropriate, then, that we celebrate on the blog this week with a quick throwback to last summer’s Grand Depart in Leeds and the madness that was theContinue reading “Memories of the Le Grand Depart and TDF”