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by graham bowers
12 Jan 2020, 9:03am
Forum: Lands End to John O'Groats
Topic: Tenting/Camping LEJOG
Replies: 56
Views: 3275

Re: Tenting/Camping LEJOG

Daryl I've not logged in for a bit, sorry for the delay. Midges will be encountered throughout the UK. If camping in England they may be a low level nuisance if conditions are adverse so I'd normally have repellent in case it was needed, but it wouldn't spoil my day if I was without. It would normal...
by graham bowers
16 Dec 2019, 8:41am
Forum: Lands End to John O'Groats
Topic: Tenting/Camping LEJOG
Replies: 56
Views: 3275

Re: Tenting/Camping LEJOG

I'm late to this thread and see lots of good advice has been forthcoming. I would recommend going across to the Orkneys for both the ferry to Aberdeen and there are some fantastic archaeological sites if you have time. Skara Brae for one. Something that hasn't been mentioned thus far, and is very re...
by graham bowers
9 Jul 2019, 10:08am
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: Bikes on Trains UK - what do I need to know
Replies: 42
Views: 2934

Re: Bikes on Trains UK - what do I need to know

I'm wondering what happens if you have a reservation, but the bike spaces are taken by bikes that are not reserved? I made a journey with a folder recently and spoke to another cyclist on board who'd just hung his bike up without a reservation, so no vacant bike spaces remained.