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Cycling UK slams awful cycle storage on GWR’s high-speed trains

GWR cycle storage

Cyclists on two of the UK’s main rail lines are encountering problems with bike storage on the latest generation of high-speed trains – not only because space is extremely limited, but also due to many being unable to physically fit their bikes in the allotted spaces, with Cycling UK describing the provision as “awful.” GWR, which operates services to the …

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Bike hire for patients on prescription by doctors

Next Bikes cardiff

Patients in parts of Cardiff are going to be given prescriptions for bike rides in what is the first scheme of its kind in the UK. It is part of attempts to cut the risk of death from heart disease. GPs in the city will be testing out using the nextbikes for the next couple of months after the scheme …

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Huge Eagle at American Grand Prix

There was much excitement after the television coverage of the American F1 Grand Prix that a huge eagle had flown over the circuit. Could it have been a huge glider like this one below. However, none was seen yet a huge shadow appeared at the American Grand Prix, CGI perhaps, currently remains unexplained. Max Verstappen (NLD) Red Bull Racing RB15 …

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Pictures show extent of toxic blue-green algae at Roath Park Lake in Cardiff

Roath Park Lake Algae

Roath Park Lake has been temporarily closed after the presence of blue-green algae – a form of bacteria which can kill dogs – was confirmed in the area. Natural Resources Wales confirmed the presence of the potentially toxic algae in the lake earlier this week. A series of pictures and video footage taken on Saturday show a thick layer of …

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Geraint Thomas: Tour de France hero’s welcome home to Cardiff

Geraint Thomas

Tour de France winner Geraint Thomas will be welcomed home to Cardiff later on Thursday, with thousands of people expected on the streets of the capital. The 32-year-old will be congratulated by First Minister Carwyn Jones at the Senedd at 16:25 BST before a celebration outside Cardiff Castle. Thomas became the first Welshman to win the gruelling 21-stage race after …

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Cardiff gets a new Curry Directory

Vale_popadom Malabar Fish Curry

A new Cardiff Curry Directory is a major bonus for Cardiff folk whether it is after a beer or two, after mountain biking on Caerphilly mountain, after watching a Wales International or running a half marathon. The most popular food is alongside fish and chips is to catch a Cardiff curry. The website cardiffcurry.co.uk has been around for a while now but is …

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Cardiff Full English Breakfast venues

full english breakfast

Cardiff Full English Breakfast venues Contrary to what most people believe stag and hen do’s are not all about booze and strippers and you should keep that in mind when planning the budget. Stag and Hen weekends often include exciting activities such as trekking, canyoning, clay pigeon shooting, etc. Combining all these activities together, for one intense weekend  means you …

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These cinema tell a story of Cardiff’s Roath Park and a story behind the iconic features

The story of a Cardiff park that non-stop in 1894. as explained by internal historian and former librarian Anne Bell. Loved by many people who visit a parks of Cardiff, Roath Park has a abounding story of attractions via a existence. It strictly non-stop in 1894 and given afterwards has had a special place in a hearts of a people …

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Wiggins set to urge title

Sir Bradley Wiggins lines adult for a start of a Tour of Britain in Liverpool on Sunday, behest to urge a pretension he won 12 months ago in a competition that has been some-more opposition any year. Team Sky’s Wiggins has a event to uncover himself on home roads after blank out on preference for a Tour de France that …

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