The smell of Bacon was almost too much to bear at Ribblehead on Sunday as I rode past.

Another ‘spectator / supporter’s blog here from those evergreen ‘cross guys at Cycle Sport Pendle and their sturdy Gazebo:

“..given the high winds and intermittently torrential, not to mention horizontal, rain you would not be surprised to know that the erection of our club gazebo raised a quizzical look or two. Our subsequent demonstration of bacon frying and tea-making saw looks of bemusement exchanged for fully-fledged green-eyed envy. For my part I was on camping stove duty whilst the rest of our party clung to the shelter’s frame to prevent its onward journey to Hawes. “

Read the blog here