Monthly Archives: October 2018

Day 4 – New York – Media , city cycling , great weather then 100 miles a big day to stay with the Hudson family . So many feelings arriving in the dark .

We were up at 0500 for Tv and leaving Central Park New York it was bitter cold and slow start getting the media pieces done. This we must do to spread the story of what we are doing. Our pals … Continue reading

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Cycle to Syracuse Day 4 – New York

We went down in the subway to the Bronx after we got sorted out at Lubin House where we are staying . Hosted by Syracuse University we were looked after so well. We had a great meal and were joined … Continue reading

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Day 3 to New York Central Park .

At last I was back on the bike what a start we set off from a park, dedicated to the memory of Rick Monetti, who died on Pan Am 103. The family saw us off it was emotional and we … Continue reading

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Day 2 Cycle to Syracuse – Sandy Cove to Philadelphi

Day 2 Cycle to Syracuse Sadly still not feeling great but met so many people and families and getting a huge amount out of meeting with them. So much kindness from all and we all are sharing each other’s feelings. … Continue reading

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Day 1 – Hugely emotional day 1

Early away for the start of the Journey to Syracuse starting at Arlington Cemetery in Washington. Lots of press about and a simple few words by Olivet Mundell MSP at the Lockerbie Cairn that was moving and a wonderful tribute … Continue reading

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Cycle to Syracuse starts tomorrow

It’s been a long day ending up at the British Ambassadors Residence in New York for afternoon tea. Prior to that we were back at Arlington Cemetery to sort out the start of our cycle tomorrow . This is where … Continue reading

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Recovering from a long day then visit Arlington cemetery. Bikes fitted meet the support crew and see Washington at night.

We had a quick interview with the media individually after breakfast. I was still suffering from jet lag after being up for 22 hours the day before. It was then go to the incredible Arlington cemetery in Washington and what … Continue reading

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