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The Swindells family, 2012

The Swindells family, 2012


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Colchester Rovers CC Cross


Colchester Rovers did a fantastic job with the classic Furze Hill course at Mistley. It was still run anti-clockwise, with the start running ...

The effect of currency exchange rates on heating oil

Heating Oil Prices: A Buyer's Guide

Exchange rates amongst developed nations are usually quite stable, and their fluctuations are typically only of interest to financial traders ...

Norwich ABC 25-mile time trial

Time Trialling

Scattered showers managed to stay away during the event, and there was only minimal dampness on the A143 bypass between Bungay and Harleston ...

Lack of thought in UK "Hang Back" campaign

Road Safety and Motoring

The UK's Department for Transport released a "left-hook" video ad as part of its Autumn THINK! campaign, and the video shows a lorry overtaking ...

Revolution Cross


A fine day's racing on a mild and sunny October morning - although it did start spitting with rain as the women's/vet50+ race started up! ...

Push Sports MSG 20:12 Cross


The terrain was always going to be the biggest challenge at Hadleigh Park, the venue of the 2012 Olympic MTB events. Despite missing out on ...

Live Script Run Times for

Web Hosting

Here is a summary of the time it takes the server to run a PHP script to deliver a web page, over the last few weeks. The site was ...

CC Breckland 50-mile time trial

Time Trialling

A brisk SW wind was about as good as could be hoped for in this mid-morning time trial on the A11, as the wind was blowing pretty much straight ...

Amis Velo Hilly Fields Supacross


The course was almost bone dry and with lots of long dry grass, despite a lot of rain two days earlier. The younger riders raced first in ...

CC Breckland 12-hour time trial (District Champs)

Time Trialling

A 15mph south-west wind created problems for the 40 starters as we headed down the A11, 10 miles at a time. There was no sun or rain, so only ...

VC Norwich 10-mile time trial

Time Trialling

Conditions were pretty much perfect for the full field of 120 riders on this dual carriageway event between Attleborough and the Snetterton ...

Hopton Men's Road Race


This Sunday's Iceni Velo club run headed down to south-west Norfolk, so that we could cheer on the racers in Diss & District CC's Hopton ...

2016 Worstead 5-mile run


Here are some photos of the Worstead '5, a running race on rolling back lanes starting in the village square and finishing on the playing field ...

Fun in the Summer sun for Iceni Velo


Iceni Velo had a great club run down to the Angel Cafe in Diss, returning to the York Tavern in Norwich for the club's Tour de France prize ...

CC Breckland 100-mile time trial (East District champs)

Time Trialling

This was a good day for fast times on the A11, with dry and warm weather, although a rising westerly breeze was causing problems later in the ...