Author Archives: chrisfearnley

Victoria

This day’s ride was originally listed as a ‘mystery’ and so it turned out –  It changed firstly to ‘Devoran’ but then as this was Mothering Sunday everywhere was fully booked when trying to book a table at short notice.  So as a last resort the Victoria at Victoria was rung and they agreed to […]

Trerice

Eleven of us left the Piazza and the picked up 2 more in Tresillian. We headed up the Ladock Valley to Fraddon and turned left towards White Cross. Jonathan Angilley left us at Fraddon and headed back to Truro for a lunch arrangement. At White Cross we turned towards Mitchell and then on to Trerice. […]

Portloe

Seven riders set out from the Drummer heading for Portloe via Probus, Trewithen, Grampound, Creed, Tippetts Shop and Portloe. Unfortunately the Ship Inn was closed for renovations so amid groans from the peloton we climbed the hill out of Portloe and headed for the New Inn at Veryan for a good lunch stop. Back to Truro […]

Godrevy

Nearly an early disaster on this ride as Christie & Barry managed to get entangled on the steep bit of Dobb’s Lane on the way out from Truro. Barry came off worst (well Christine didn’t come off at all, luckily) but the incident caused a following motorist to (apparently) chastise the Rides leader for taking […]