the kids first bivvy under the stars. Being the hottest October in record, keeping warm wasn't a problem. Had some campfire food and songs, a starlight walk, and some air rifle shooting (got a squirrel and a wood pigeon). The next day we cleared some deadfall which was tricky, but satisfying to sort out.
Here is 9d, (nine pence), so called because that is how much extra I added to my max bid on ebay to swing it and it worked. Had to drive to Tewkesbury after work to pick it up from Rodg, but it was worth it. So far the biggest ride I have done is Potters Bar to Linton in about 4 hours. today I fitted the ebay brooks saddle and carradice long flap saddle back and took it for a test run to the coop. Sadde needs tipping up a bit and the bag rubs on the wheel, but both have potential. The bag swallowed 4 pints of milk, a loaf and tub of haagen das