Kia Ora

Kia Ora: a Māori language greeting which has entered modern New Zealand English, meaning literally – “have life be well & healthy” but is commonly translated as … More

Time For Change

I’ve recently returned from an extended trip to New Zealand and as a result, have neither been blogging or cycling … More

The Bridge

The prolonged heavy rainfall that resulted in severe flooding on the Somerset Levels during the winter of 2013-14 also wreaked … More

Lower Thames Ride

Sometimes the obvious isn’t that, obvious! Born and bred a Londoner I infrequently cycle there, in fact because of the … More