My Blog 

A selection of general posts.

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On a bike ride to Exeter Quay

We took the pushbikes on the back of the car to near Countess Weir the other day and rode along the river Exe and Exeter Canal to the Quay.A pleasent ride with no hills, and on our circuit return went past this amazing Triumph Motorcycle.A Rocket 3 GT, all 2,500CCs of it, what a bike.

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Sandy Park, Exeter. Chiefs new Hotel

Over the winter we’ve been watching the growth of new hotel at Sandy Park where Exeter Chiefs have their rugby ground.The hotel is now linked by a footbridge to the Rugby ground and this huge crane was employed to lift it into place.

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During the 3rd Lockdown

Living only a short drive away from wonderful beaches and walks on Dartmoor it’s very frustrating being restricted to only walks from home for exersise. Fortunatly there are many different routes from our front door, for walking or bike riding.

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South Devon Railway

A day out on the South Devon Railway. Brilliant! From Buckfastleigh to Totnes, only a short ride but fantastic fun. Hats off to the volunteers who work tirelessly to make this all work so well.We had intended to do the boat trip on the Dart but Totnes took up most of the day.More pictures in my Google Photos Album here.

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On a bike ride to Exeter Quay

We took the pushbikes on the back of the car to near Countess Weir the other day and rode along the river Exe and Exeter Canal to the Quay.A pleasent ride with no hills, and on our circuit return went past this amazing Triumph Motorcycle.A Rocket 3 GT, all 2,500CCs of it, what a bike.

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Sandy Park, Exeter. Chiefs new Hotel

Over the winter we’ve been watching the growth of new hotel at Sandy Park where Exeter Chiefs have their rugby ground.The hotel is now linked by a footbridge to the Rugby ground and this huge crane was employed to lift it into place.

Read More »

During the 3rd Lockdown

Living only a short drive away from wonderful beaches and walks on Dartmoor it’s very frustrating being restricted to only walks from home for exersise. Fortunatly there are many different routes from our front door, for walking or bike riding.

Read More »

South Devon Railway

A day out on the South Devon Railway. Brilliant! From Buckfastleigh to Totnes, only a short ride but fantastic fun. Hats off to the volunteers who work tirelessly to make this all work so well.We had intended to do the boat trip on the Dart but Totnes took up most of the day.More pictures in my Google Photos Album here.

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