Feb 282018
 

WOW! It’s gone extra cold here in Lincolnshire, the Beast from the East is here!

Feb 272018
 

Well that was super fun, wearing my O’Neill Hooded Psychotech FZ 6/4 FSW wetsuit, then also being put in my straitjacket! 🙂

Wetsuit + straitjacket
Wetsuit + straitjacket
Wetsuit + straitjacket

Feb 272018
 

Since it’s been snowing, I of had to wetsuit up!! The O’Neill Hooded Psychotech FZ 6/4 FSW wetsuit, did keep me nice and warm to say the least!!!

O'Neill Hooded Psychotech FZ 6/4 FSW wetsuit
O'Neill Hooded Psychotech FZ 6/4 FSW wetsuit
O'Neill Hooded Psychotech FZ 6/4 FSW wetsuit

Feb 272018
 

Having great fun in the snow, while wearing a winter wetsuit + straitjacket.

Feb 252018
 

Maybe I need to get out more, but I can’t wait for the new Co-Op in Colsterworth to open!



Feb 252018
 

WOW! That was a cold cycle and just to think, it’s due to get even colder! But the cold, did not stop me from getting a good 24.53 miles cycle in!

Team KATUSHA ALPECIN 2018
Team KATUSHA ALPECIN 2018
Team KATUSHA ALPECIN 2018

Feb 252018
 

WOW! It’s gone so cold again in the UK! But that did not stop me, putting my Lycra on and getting out on the bike!

Feb 242018
 

First of all, sorry, I am no longer listings things on Channel 4, till they put Channel 4 HD back on Freesat.

Call the Midwife (BBC 1/HD | 8:00pm to 9:00pm | Sunday 25th February 2018)

Drama about a group of midwives in 1960s London. Barbara gets involved with a recently widowed pregnant woman. Sister Monica Joan has her cataract surgery.

Top Gear (BBC 2/HD | 8:00pm to 9:00pm | Sunday 25th February 2018)

The series kicks off with Matt LeBlanc, Chris Harris and Rory Reid taking a motorsports road trip across America’s Wild West, in the latest V8 sports cars from McLaren, Jaguar and Ford. Rob Brydon tackles the Top Gear track in the Reasonably Fast Car.

Are Scotland’s Trains Fit for the 21st Century (BBC 1 Scotland/HD & BBC iPlayer only | Monday 26th February 2018)

Documentary in which Ian Hamilton journeys along some of Scotland’s urban and rural rail services to find out if they are on the right track to meet growing customer demand. Along the way he hears from commuters on a range of issues that affect their travel experience on a daily basis, including ease of access, overcrowding and punctuality. He also examines the track record of initiatives such as the opening of the rail link between the Borders and Edinburgh and hears how infrastructure improvements are in the pipeline for parts of the north east network. In Newcastle, he checks on the progress of the manufacture of new rolling stock and catches up with transport minister Humza Yousaf.

The Unstoppable Flying Scotsman (Channel 5/HD | 9:00pm to 10:00pm | Monday 26th February 2018)

Documentary presented by Rob Bell, charting the story of the world’s most famous steam locomotive. During her life, the Flying Scotsman has broken records, travelled the world, starred in a movie, and even bankrupted her owners. But why has she inspired such affection among steam fans? And why, almost a century coming into service, does she still attract huge crowds wherever she goes?

Rocky Mountain Railroad (Quest | 9:00pm to 10:00pm | Monday 26th February 2018)

Winter may be over but spring presents a whole new set of dangers on the Rocky Mountain railroad. Lethal rockslides threaten Canadian Pacific’s longest and heaviest train.

The X Files (Channel 5/HD | 10:00pm to 11:00pm | Monday 26th February 2018)

Revival of the classic sci-fi drama. Exploring the idea of the Mandela Effect, in which large groups of people remember an alternate history, Mulder and Scully learn how the X-Files themselves may have originated.

Shetland (BBC 1/HD | 9:00pm to 10:00pm | Wednesday 28th February 2018)

Crime drama set on the remote Scottish islands. With Andreas Hagan their strongest lead on Sally’s killer, Tosh arrives in Norway, leaving Perez following up the leads on the Kilmuir case. Tosh accesses the CCTV from the airport and sees footage of Sally leaving the terminal, discovering she had met with a man who has far-right associations.

The Yorkshire Steam Railway: All Aboard (Channel 5/HD | 8:00pm to 9:00pm | Friday 2nd March 2018)

Documentary series going behind the scenes of the North Yorkshire Moors Railway on its 50th anniversary. To celebrate, the railway has hired headlining steam engine Royal Scot, but she has a problem with her boiler, carriages that haven’t been serviced in five years, and no-one even knows if she will fit the line.

All TV guide information taken from DigiGuide — www.getdigiguide.tv/?p=1&r=15119.

Feb 232018
 

So far I’ve walked 280.04 miles this year, so in other words 28% of #walk1000miles or just 13% of #walk2018miles.

Keep up-to-date with all my cycling and walking adventures over at www.strava.com/athletes/gsvalentine

Feb 232018
 

So well pleased with myself, knowing that, I’ve done the Rutland Round long distance path. Which covered a distance of 69.77 miles!!

You can check out the route of each stage below:-

Here some photos from the walk…






Many more photos from the walk can be found at www.gordon-valentine.com/zenphoto/england/rutland-round/

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