Category Archives: Cycling

Tour of Britain Cycle Race 2016…………Third Stage, Congleton to Tatton Park

  As an avid cycling fan I was very pleased to hear that the third stage of the Tour of Britain would be finishing in Tatton Park in Cheshire on the 6 September 2016. As it is only just over … Continue reading

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Dame Laura Trott……….?

  Laura Trott, the reigning Olympic and European champion in the six-event “Omnium” discipline, improved on the second places at the last three world championships to regain the rainbow jersey she wore in Melbourne four years ago. She led the … Continue reading

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The Riverside Museum, Glasgow…………what to make of it?

  “The Riverside Museum building was designed by architect Zaha Hadid and engineers Buro Happold. The internal exhibitions and displays were designed by Event Communications. Replacing facilities at the city’s Kelvin Hall, the new purpose-built museum is the first to … Continue reading

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Tour de Yorkshire comes to my backgate…………………

After the success last year of bringing the Tour de France to Yorkshire the organisers decided to launch their own tour of the county in 2015, capitalising on the massive enthusiasm (and crowds) from last year. So I was extremely … Continue reading

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My Favourite Photographs of 2014

I have spent a good deal of time in the last year out and about photographing the countryside and various events. The Yorkshire Sculpture Park is a never-ending delight and I have spent many a happy hour wandering along the … Continue reading

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Allez Lietuva………………

Ramunas Navardauskas wins the 19th stage of the Tour de France in appalling conditions, after making a break and holding off the chasing pack to take victory. He is the first Lithuanian to win a stage in the Tour and … Continue reading

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The “Yorkshire” Tour de France (Stage 2)

After a long day over in Skipton for Stage 1 of the tour I was able to take a more leisurely approach to Stage 2 from York to Sheffield as the route was coming through my home town of Huddersfield … Continue reading

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