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The Saturday before Christmas – cycling in the rain

Published by Emma Lee-Potter in on Sunday 23rd December 2012

With a multitude of presents to wrap, a turkey to buy and red cabbage recipes to puzzle over, there was still only one place I could be on Saturday. Not home. Not Sainsbury’s. And no, not even the off licence. No, with three days to go till Christmas, my family hot-footed it to the picturesque environs of Hillingdon Cycle Circuit, on the outskirts of West London. Undeterred by the torrential ...keep reading