I’ve mentioned the first two days of the Tour de France 2014 frequently in recent months as it will be visiting Yorkshire, the region where I myself was born and grew up. I haven’t really written about day 3 of Le Tour which will see the cyclists set off […]
The Yorkshire Bicycle Show takes place over the weekend of the Tour de France Grand Depart in Yorkshire, the 4th – 6th July, at Leeds Town Hall. The organisers have just finalised the list of talks that will be hosted as part of the event and here it […]
Nice to get a little mention on this Spanish cycling blog; I love how the expression “small-time eco warrior” has been translated. Grab your bi-lingual dictionary!
I’m no music critic so I’ll simply post the press release and you can make up your own mind: Hearts in Notes today releases “Breakaway”, a contemporary instrumental composition, along with an accompanying music video. The release is the first from Michael Thomas’ Hearts in Notes since last […]
Finally, here it is; the complete list of posts from this summer’s cycle from Tarifa to Nordkapp. In the reorganised framework of CyclingEurope.org you can find it under the ‘European Routes’ menu (Eurovelo 1) above and the listings for the individual countries can also be found in the […]
Spain Estepona: The Calm Before The Cycling In Praise Of… Yep Bike Ready To Take On Europe (Again) Prologue Day 1: Estepona To Gibraltar Gibraltar Prologue Day 2: Gibraltar To Tarifa Breakfast In Tarifa And We’re Off: Next Stop Nordkapp… (Well, Via…) Cycling Day 1: Tarifa To Conil […]
The atmosphere today on the Côte de Greetland (known locally, more prosaically as Queen Street, Hammerstones and Blackley Road) was wonderful. Half the population of the small town of Elland (c. 20,000) must surely have been somewhere along the hill. I was brought up on Blackley Road and my […]