Fred Whitton Challenge 2013

While about 1000 merry men and women took up the Fred Whitton Challenge in early May I was sensibly showing my pigs at Newark and Notts County Show (Oxford Sandy and Black news). This cold blustery weekend was not the ideal conditions to take on the Lakeland passes,but undeterred my son in law Graham took[…]

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Frost Bike on the Bike?

It’s been a great dry month (late February/early March) but very cold with severe night frosts. Having Skiied and Snowboarded in the frosty chills of Canada (down to -40C) my nose has previously been frost bitten. Once exposed to frost bite the skin never heals 100% and is therefore more susceptible to new attacks. I’m[…]

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