x-England Part 3

I did another leg in my cross-England cycle today, going from Staines to Putney in London, along the River Thames towpath for pretty much the whole way, except for a pleasant excursion through Richmond Royal Park. I was, as before, following National Cycle Route 4. It was a relatively short day (I started so late […]

Two Wheels

It is decided. It’s the cross-England trip – National Cycle Route 4. Sunday: Crofton to Reading (via Savernake and Newbury) Monday: Reading to Windsor (and possibly onwards into London) Crofton is the highest point on the canal and probably the east-west watershed of England, so is very much the half-way point of a cross-England journey. […]