Author Archives: IH

Flying Solo South

Sorry I haven’t updated this for a while. In brief: my riding partner James, fell ill at the end of day 1: he had stomach cramps and lost all power to pedal at any decent rate. We resumed the next … Continue reading

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Under Way: If a little late

After not being able to get the bikes on the train the night before and the 4.5 hour journey from 7 this morning and the obligatory filming and snapping, we finally got on the road proper at around 3pm… We … Continue reading

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All Set

Just a quickie. The bike has been loaded up and checked and is now broken down and packed out with as much spare bubblewrap and other assorted left over parcel material I could find and stuffed into a huge cardboard … Continue reading

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The Austerity Ride: Draft Route Drawn Up

In a little over 10 days, James and I set off to cycle, what I’m now convinced will be, somewhat, over 900 miles in 7 days: I’m both excited and apprehensive at the prospect of covering such a distance. I … Continue reading

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The Austerity Ride: 2 weeks and counting…

I hinted at this coming up in my last posting but I didn’t want to steal the thunder away from what is also a great and tough charity event. On the 24th May I set off to cycle the length … Continue reading

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Tumble Up

On May-day Saturday I plan to return to Llanfoist near Abergavenny and take part in a charity cycling event called Tumble Up 4 Life to raise money for Cancer Research UK. The goal is to ride up The Blorenge aka … Continue reading

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Bespoke Video

Last week was a good one for video at ‘Homer Towers’: I started a new self-shot documentary project (more on that as it takes shape) and later, on the Friday, landed a commission to shoot and edit a 2-3 minute … Continue reading

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Spring-Sprung?

Well let’s all hope so, although I have a feeling it may be wet and cold a bit yet before it properly gets there. It was great to get out into some sunshine with no biting wind. Here’s a short … Continue reading

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Milk Race

The Milk Race, 1993, Briton, Ben Luckwell (Team Raleigh Banana) steams to victory in Leicester at the end of a 165km stage in the English Midlands.

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Snow in the City

Just before the snow hit my home city of Cardiff pretty hard the other week, I headed to London by train and bike. Not to escape it (honest!) but to shoot pictures and do a bit of networking at the … Continue reading

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