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Spain To Norway: The Tenth Degree

With only a few days until the publication of all 35 degrees of ‘Spain to Norway on a Bike Called Reggie‘ on May 11th (pre-order at Amazon or Waterstone’s), exactly two years ago today, I was cycling from Rochefort to La Rochelle, enjoying the great cycling facilities of […]


One of Europe’s most popular cycling destinations and home to the queen of bicycle races, the Tour de France.  Posts on tagged ‘France’ can be found by following this link. For posts written by Andrew P. Sykes during his cycles in France, scroll down below the map. […]

Fear And Loathing In Harrogate

“Words and verse about the race” sums up this half hour programme called ‘Fear and Loathing In Harrogate‘ that was broadcast on BBC Radio 4 earlier this week. Recorded in, well, Harrogate on the day that the Tour de France passed through the town, it’s well worth thirty […]

Attention! Le Tour De France Arrive A… Londres

Well, disappointing news about David Millar (see previous post and today’s news of him being dropped by his team, Garmin), but the Tour de France circus moves on… After Yorkshire it arrives in London and here are a couple of cracking posters produced by Transport for London. Both posters […]