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davidthedesigner
Interests: blue and orange.
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So what other kinds of operations are carried out in this forest? Military? Surgical? And if you're going to use the English language in this way, shouldn't that be 'Forestry operations'? Continue reading
Posted yesterday at david the designer
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27 April. PR agencies, eh? After a few days of mountain biking, which is all heads down and go for it, I've gone back to my Dutch bike today. Taking things more comfortably and at a slower pace. And that... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at david the designer
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26 April. I wasn't expecting snow when I set out today, but that's what I got. Not much, mind you. But snow it did. Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at david the designer
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25 April. Open vistas: the New Forest today. And I heard my first cuckoo of the year. Always a sign that spring has arrived. Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at david the designer
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24 April. Another day, a change of scene and another river. So this is the advantage of a mountain bike: I can sling it in the back of the car, drive ten miles up the road and then cycle totally... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at david the designer
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23 April. I've given in to temptation and added a mountain bike to my collection. Expect more off-road pictures. Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at david the designer
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16 April. Certainly dodging the April showers today. Continue reading
Posted Apr 16, 2016 at david the designer
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14 April. Still mostly following this river, up or down stream. Could be worse though, don't you think? Continue reading
Posted Apr 14, 2016 at david the designer
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13 April. I'm beginning to get back into a routine, after my dose of man flu. Continue reading
Posted Apr 13, 2016 at david the designer
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12 April. What a glorious day. Continue reading
Posted Apr 12, 2016 at david the designer
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8 April. After being laid low for the past week, boy is it good to get back on the bike and get some fresh air into my lungs. Continue reading
Posted Apr 8, 2016 at david the designer
Chris Tamwoy (via Bifurcated Rivets). I've been laid low with a cold/flu thing, so no cycling for the past week or so. Continue reading
Posted Apr 7, 2016 at david the designer
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30 March. Not sure yet whether this will turn out to be the last ride of the month. I'll report back tomorrow on that. Continue reading
Posted Mar 30, 2016 at david the designer
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25 March. The bridleways are beginning to open up for me. Continue reading
Posted Mar 25, 2016 at david the designer
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22 March. So here I am, back from Wales. At home in the best place to live in Britain, apparently. But I could of told you that. It's why I chose to be born here. And to live here since... Continue reading
Posted Mar 22, 2016 at david the designer
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17 March. Well, here we are: a complete change of scene. Today finds me in Wales hiring a bike from Mike at Dolgellau Cycles and cycling The Mawddach Trail to Barmouth and back. With a leisurely lunch in the sunshine... Continue reading
Posted Mar 17, 2016 at david the designer
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This is Tony Thorne. It seems he's just been forced to resign his chairmanship of the scandal-hit South East Coast Ambulance Service. Just as well, since he's more than happy to conduct phone conversations whilst driving his car. To the... Continue reading
Posted Mar 14, 2016 at david the designer
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13 March. What a beautiful world this will be, what a glorious time to be free. Continue reading
Posted Mar 13, 2016 at david the designer
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11 March. Woohoo! Cycling without gloves on today. I'd completely forgotten that that was at all possible. Continue reading
Posted Mar 11, 2016 at david the designer
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7 March. Just a couple of short bursts today, since the big bike has been in for it's big service (the annual one). So I'm now set up for the year ahead: including Bristol to Reading in May, largely alongside... Continue reading
Posted Mar 7, 2016 at david the designer