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St Peter's to St Paul's 2012
Geoffrey Ballard and Peter Williams are riding their Surly bikes from Rome to London. A spiritual quest to help us work out how we want to live the rest of our lives.
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29th Aug 2012
Tis it!
We've come, we've seen - and we have to go home tomorrow. Cornwall was a very nice last stop. The weather has been one day wet, one day dry, always windy. The Cornish must have an inferiority complex or want to d...
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27th Aug 2012
Cornwall via Manchester.
We left the Scots behind after learning: wee, aye etc and watching the fascinating cultural experience of the Oban Highland games, where all the area clans come together. There was definitely a 'have' and 'have no...
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20th Aug 2012
The Scottish retreat.
O.K. disciples, so here we are in Oban on the west coast of Scotland, via Edinburgh where we attended 15 events in the Fringe Festival, The International Festival and the Book Festival. It feels like a country ...
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7th Aug 2012
The statistics and the highlights of our pilgrimage
Geoff has left it to me to write this last summary, after we have come back from a day's outing to Canterbury to see the impressive cathedral and old town. In some ways the history seemed even more present there th...
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6th Aug 2012
Day 150: Brentwood to St Paul's cathedral, London. FINIS.
We rode 52 kms, including the ride from our hotel to Paddington station: 4502 kms in total. FIG JAM x 2!!! We were excited leaving Brentwood. Some bike paths and no rain. We rode right past the Olympic Stadium. At...
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