Mersey meadow madness
I woke up early with the intention of doing a quick 1 hour training ride before work. Instead, I wound up on a hidden beach a few miles from my house. How did that happen?
After a week working in my camper, what do I think?
This is the conclusion to my short series on trying to work from my camper van. I spent a week in Scotland, trying to be productive. Here's how it went...
Location, location, location
I learned a fairly big lesson in the first couple of days that I tried to work from my camper van. It's about where you park it. And this is not a holiday.
Exploring Fisherfield on the Highland Trail
A long drive followed by a short adventure in Fisherfield, while on the hunt for the HT550 mountain biking race.
Can you really work productively in a van?
I'm spending a week in Scotland, to experiment with working from my camper van. Will it be a sad and lonely existence? And will I get anything done?
A late 1940's fixie
Back in 2007, while trawling the CTC forum's classified section for second hand touring bikes, my Dad stumbled across something a bit special. In British racing green.
Riding with grass up the middle
Yesterday, I went on my first ride with Grass Up the Middle CC. All you really need to know about this club is that it's about riding at speeds that encourage good chat, on quiet country roads. On lanes where there's hardly any traffic. Lanes where the grass gets a chance to grow "up the middle".
When Panasonic's Android app won't connect to your camera
Plenty of people seem to have been struggling to get Panasonic's Image App to work on recent Android phones. It seems that those of us running Android 7 (codenamed Nougat) have the most problems. I've found a workaround that works for my Google Pixel and GX80/GX85 camera. Hopefully it'll work you too…