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by CafGriff
18 Mar 2014, 11:24pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Hire of 4 berth camper van / mobile home for April 2015
Replies: 2
Views: 4169

Hire of 4 berth camper van / mobile home for April 2015

Guys!! :D I had to abort my 2014 LEJoG at Street last Tuesday. I want to complete the Epic next year and have decided to ask a fellow cyclist to accompany on the road, and to take Hubby and girlfriend of fellow cyclist. I'm hoping to hire a camper van / mobile home for all of the right reasons :shoc...
by CafGriff
12 Mar 2014, 9:14pm
Forum: Lands End to John O'Groats
Topic: LEJoG - new, squeaky clean, new member!!
Replies: 26
Views: 33107

Re: LEJoG - new, squeaky clean, new member!!

Yep, planning for next year for sure. This time we will be hiring a motor home, starting form JoG's, myslef and Clay will be cycling and Jimmy - my husband, Nicki Clay's other half and Alice the dog will be all venturing down the highways. That way we can stop every 60 / 70 miles and planned this ti...
by CafGriff
12 Mar 2014, 11:17am
Forum: Lands End to John O'Groats
Topic: LEJoG - new, squeaky clean, new member!!
Replies: 26
Views: 33107

Re: LEJoG - new, squeaky clean, new member!!

Hello My Fellow CTC Forum GanG!!! :D Yes, I have started ... did and conquered Cornwall / Devon and up to Street in Somerset. I have placed that 'sodden' great big X in the map, AND I have already started to put in place - Part 2 - of the Epic journey!! :lol: I can only speak of a brilliant weekend ...
by CafGriff
5 Mar 2014, 6:34pm
Forum: Lands End to John O'Groats
Topic: Thoughts on this route though Scotland.
Replies: 20
Views: 17900

Re: Thoughts on this route though Scotland.

Now YOU know that next week THAT issue is very definately going to change and all the heavens are going to empty ALL of it's load .... on me and my little Ridgeback mountain bike ... don't you !!! :D I'm home alnight Lovely if you want to swap thoughts and directions ... or knoitting patterns? .... ...
by CafGriff
4 Mar 2014, 11:46pm
Forum: Lands End to John O'Groats
Topic: Thoughts on this route though Scotland.
Replies: 20
Views: 17900

Re: Thoughts on this route though Scotland.

Pictures look beautiful; come with me up there!!!! :D
by CafGriff
2 Mar 2014, 10:14am
Forum: Lands End to John O'Groats
Topic: LEJoG - new, squeaky clean, new member!!
Replies: 26
Views: 33107

Re: LEJoG - new, squeaky clean, new member!!

Hi Guys!! How's this for a safer route through Scotland :shock: I know some of you have expressed concern for the lowly, solo Devon Dumpling and I love you for that :lol: How about Day 7 of the trip March 14th - Scorton to Laithes = 80 miles :) March 15th - Laithes to Abington = lots more miles ( lo...
by CafGriff
2 Mar 2014, 9:40am
Forum: Lands End to John O'Groats
Topic: Help from Silver Jubilee Bridge in Runcorn to Scorton ?!!
Replies: 9
Views: 15435

Re: Help from Silver Jubilee Bridge in Runcorn to Scorton ?!

Salmondo1 !!! How cool are you!! Unless you are meeting The Queen :shock: or your up before The Ol' Beak :lol: what could possibily be more important than going for a lovely bike ride on hopefully a lovely sunny day :wink: No really ... thank youso much for your brilliant offer to help, I don't have...
by CafGriff
1 Mar 2014, 9:42pm
Forum: Lands End to John O'Groats
Topic: Help from Silver Jubilee Bridge in Runcorn to Scorton ?!!
Replies: 9
Views: 15435

Help from Silver Jubilee Bridge in Runcorn to Scorton ?!!

Hi Guys!! :D I have sort of confirmed my days and times for my trek on March 8th setting off from Lands End on through to JoG's. My master plan is - so far : March 8th, from Ls E to Newquay ( accompanied Ha!! ) :D 50 miles or so, starting off gently !! Sunday 9th March, Newquay to Okkie ( accompanie...
by CafGriff
1 Mar 2014, 9:33am
Forum: Lands End to John O'Groats
Topic: It's now or never ! (Done)
Replies: 40
Views: 44264

Re: It's now or never ! (update route advice)

Mattfen!! Hey. Check out www.virginmoneygiving.com/cafgrifflejog ...... this is why I'm doing this !! :D and ofcourse it's been a life log dream :shock:
by CafGriff
27 Feb 2014, 8:01am
Forum: Lands End to John O'Groats
Topic: LEJoG - new, squeaky clean, new member!!
Replies: 26
Views: 33107

Re: LEJoG - new, squeaky clean, new member!!

ok Peeps!! :D Get your jackets on, we're off !! :shock: Loafer!!! Yes Another route!!! I'm aimimg for YHA's or cheap n clean accomm's so suggestions for these I will be all ears!! I'm off doing The Epic from Lands End on March 8th Sat - 8.ooam ( yes ) on the A30, it's the only road in Cornwall! and ...
by CafGriff
20 Feb 2014, 8:05pm
Forum: Lands End to John O'Groats
Topic: Ex-Royal Marine Ross Started 14/02/2014
Replies: 9
Views: 21156

Re: Ex-Royal Marine Ross Started 14/02/2014

:D Go Ross Baby!! I'm definately following him on thie forum ... and following him literaly in a few weeks too Ha!! :lol: An ordinary person doing an exordinary thing!! what an adverture he is having. I wonder if he felt The Earthquake today? .... or do you reckon it could have been HIM breaking the...
by CafGriff
16 Feb 2014, 9:16pm
Forum: Lands End to John O'Groats
Topic: LEJoG - new, squeaky clean, new member!!
Replies: 26
Views: 33107

Re: LEJoG - new, squeaky clean, new member!!

Evening Everyone!! :) I'm getting excited no, tommorow I have booked in my bicycle for the last 'thorough' deep service, before my journey!!! :shock: I'm also due to collect front panniers from a friend, and nipping into town to get to Evans and to pick up 2 x boxes of 'GoodnessShake' recovery drink...
by CafGriff
15 Feb 2014, 7:26pm
Forum: On the road
Topic: Davina - Beyond Breaking Point - she did it
Replies: 9
Views: 14189

Re: Davina - Beyond Breaking Point - she did it

:D I am sooooo impressed with Davina ... there were times in the BBC footage were I really felt for her, she could have just thrown in the towel - literally - any time and folded, BUT she didn't. Just to remind people, this is not an athelete we are talking about, she is a TV presenter and and allro...
by CafGriff
13 Feb 2014, 10:04pm
Forum: Lands End to John O'Groats
Topic: LEJoG - new, squeaky clean, new member!!
Replies: 26
Views: 33107

Re: LEJoG - new, squeaky clean, new member!!

ChilBlains!!! How wonderful YOU GUYS ALL are!! :D I've posted my route plan to Mattfen - cos the dear has offered to meet and actually do the jaunt with me :D I've joined the YHA and would happily book ahead any accomodation - if open. I shall have a go at - copying and pasting my message to him - a...
by CafGriff
11 Feb 2014, 11:10pm
Forum: Lands End to John O'Groats
Topic: LEJoG - new, squeaky clean, new member!!
Replies: 26
Views: 33107

Re: LEJoG - new, squeaky clean, new member!!

Dearest CTC !! I am so sorry to contact you today, only I desperately need your wisdom and possible help. :D You had better get a cup of something, this is going to get a bit .... lengthy! Ha!! :shock: I have been a member of this fabulous organisation for approx 5 years - your records will confirm ...