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by delilah
8 Jul 2019, 7:37pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: CTC Bike bags: Dublin airport and Ryanair
Replies: 16
Views: 1370

Re: CTC Bike bags: Dublin airport and Ryanair

The Airport was Charleroi. The picture and notifications they were displaying came direct from Ryan Air
by delilah
4 Jul 2019, 9:56pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: CTC Bike bags: Dublin airport and Ryanair
Replies: 16
Views: 1370

Re: CTC Bike bags: Dublin airport and Ryanair

Thanks I will mail them. Exactly what did you ask them?. Did you send them any details, pictures of what a plastic CTC bag was. I am being very cautious as on my last attempt to travel back with a CTC plastic bag , behind the check-in desk they had photos of a CTC plastic bag, they were crossed out ...
by delilah
1 Jul 2019, 8:25pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: CTC Bike bags: Dublin airport and Ryanair
Replies: 16
Views: 1370

Re: CTC Bike bags: Dublin airport and Ryanair

Mr Vinegar it would help us all immensly if you could share Ryan Air's email to you and post it on line
by delilah
28 May 2019, 8:16pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: CTC Bike bags: Dublin airport and Ryanair
Replies: 16
Views: 1370

Re: CTC Bike bags: Dublin airport and Ryanair

Surprisingly Ryanair just confirmed in writing that the CTC bag is OK... Did they really. I find that very surprising. They refused to accept my plastic CTC bag on returning from Charleroi last year. Refused point blank even took me the other side of the counter where they had a picture with plasti...
by delilah
30 Apr 2019, 7:41pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: St. Martins or Overton cafe - Update
Replies: 9
Views: 671

Re: St. Martins or Overton cafe

I‘m not sure of the route you propose from Oswestry to St Martins but if you went Oswestry, Gobowen Weston Rhyn there is a good cafe a little bit off route in Chirk http://www.glynwylfa.co.uk/caffi-wylfa/ I don’t know of any cafe in Overton.
by delilah
13 Mar 2019, 7:58pm
Forum: On the road
Topic: Riding in North Wales
Replies: 16
Views: 3489

Re: Riding in North Wales

If you pm me your email address I'll let you have the route sheet for a 200k audax which I did from Llandudno. It took in much of the roads you're thinking of and has some good riding which you could adapt
by delilah
1 Mar 2019, 12:18pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: Mallorca
Replies: 9
Views: 1429

Re: Mallorca

San Baulo hotel outside C'an Picafort give access to all sorts of rides book with Tui
by delilah
31 Dec 2018, 4:55pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: Portugal
Replies: 12
Views: 792

Re: Portugal

Sorry cello but I have not received your pm. I need your email address to send you an attachment of my route, but I understand its not advisable to post email addresses in the open forum.
by delilah
29 Dec 2018, 8:31pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: Portugal
Replies: 12
Views: 792

Re: Portugal

If you pm me I'll let you have a copy of my route from Faro north to the Spanish border on quiet roads
by delilah
29 Dec 2018, 8:28pm
Forum: People, Events & Rides
Topic: Companion For Sri Lanka
Replies: 2
Views: 6683

Re: Companion For Sri Lanka

Sorry bit late notice for me this year but I'm very interested in touring there.
When you're back if you've time could you do a post with your itinerary/route/accommodation etc?
Oh and I hope your trip goes well!
by delilah
6 Dec 2018, 12:43pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: Vietnam
Replies: 2
Views: 351

Vietnam

Vietnam The Trip From Hanoi airport north to Thai Nguyen then made our way east for a couple of days across to Halong for Halong Bay. A Unesco world heritage site although you’d never find it as there was no signposting!!! P1010445.JPG P1010468.JPG Rode out along the coast and on to Tuan Chau island...
by delilah
23 Oct 2018, 11:07am
Forum: Cycling Goods & Services - Your Reviews
Topic: Woodrup cycles
Replies: 4
Views: 6948

Re: Woodrup cycles

Jezrant wrote:Wouldn't be the first place I'd think of for accessories and clothing, but they've been building well regarded custom frames for decades.

I'd second that about the quality of their frames. Very pleased with my 631 tourer.
by delilah
13 Oct 2018, 5:38pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: waterproof cycling jacket repair-bristol area
Replies: 3
Views: 326

Re: waterproof cycling jacket repair-bristol area

These people may be able to help you
Lancs Sports Repairs
http://www.lancashiresportsrepairs.co.uk/index.htm
And Scottish mountain gear repair
http://www.scottishmountaingear.com/
But not in Bristol.
by delilah
12 Oct 2018, 6:05pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: Hanoi - bike/box logistics
Replies: 4
Views: 381

Re: Hanoi - bike/box logistics

I'm off to Hanoi in November flying with Qatar.
Cardboard box out, leave at airport, CTC plastic bag back.
Will post how I get on!
by delilah
23 Sep 2018, 7:54pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Should I sell my Mercian?
Replies: 55
Views: 2323

Re: Should I sell my Mercian?

I'm reluctantly selling mine. See "bikes for sale". Great bikes but technology has moved on.