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Trip advisor Certificate of Excellence 2016

We were so pleased to be awarded a Certificate of Excellence for the second year running.  So many thanks to all our customers who have taken the time to post a review online. Advertisements

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Cycling on the left – the American cycle tourist in England

We cycle on the left….is this the only difference between cycling holidays in America and England? For a tiny island, there is a lot packed in – history, countryside, literature & geology.  Cycle round a bend in a country lane … Continue reading

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Lon Las Cymru – Photo blog

Lon Las Cymru Cycling holiday Photos and Trip Advisor comments supplied by the Jean L (many thanks) #Lonlascymru #visitwales #cycling

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300th Anniversary of the Three Choirs Festival – Follow Elgar’s cycle rides

This year is the 300th Anniversary of the Three Choirs Festival – and its being held in Herefordshire – so lots to see & do there from 26 July to 1 August.  One of the most famous supporter of the … Continue reading

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Vintage Children’s Books – Lone Pine Stories from Shropshire by Malcolm Saville

These stories were popular amongst young teenagers in the 60s/early 70s & were the way I first heard about Shropshire. They were teenage adventure stories based around the Long Mynd & Shropshire.  They seem a bit dated now – but … Continue reading

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History all around us (3)

More reasons to explore the fascinating history of the English Civil Way by bike…. 1642 – The Three Tuns Inn and Brewery were established in 1642, with the brewery being possibly the oldest in the country, with records showing that King … Continue reading

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History is all around us (2) Shakespeare’s 450 birthday

2014 is Shakespeare’s 450th birthday and as a universal poet – its not surprising that events in the Welsh borderlands inspired his work…so here are  some more historical events to think about as you cycle and walk through the borderlands … Continue reading

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