Tagged: #skirtingtheedge

Skirting the edge Leg 2

Right well today ended as yesterday did, Way later than I had imagined. 11.5 hours behind the wheel and only two real stops. one for a 10 minute walk along a beech the other for poached egg on toast (Lunch). Never has 250 miles seemed so far. Yes I cut...

Skirting the edge: Leg 1

Today was the first full day on the coast roads. Starting from Blackwater (where I finished off yesterday to try and get a head start), I followed the North Somerset, Devon and Cornwall coast all the way down to Lands End. The roads were on the most case narrow with...

Skirting the edge: Day 0

Well having made the call to leave, even though the radiator has a small crack in it. I am happy to say (finger crossed) all is well, no water or coolant was used today. Expect this to be an ongoing mechanical issue each day going forwards. Having left my house...

Malt Loaf

Nissan Cube

Well I ought to say more about the car I am going to use for the #SkirtingTheEdge drive. I recently bought a Nissan Cube, It was imported from Japan in 2014 and its a Mini MPV based upon a Nissan Micra. Nissan being Datsun to some means it must be...

Legs 18 & 19 Preview, Wales.

Its taken a few post, but here is the penultimate preview post about the Skirting the Edge drive, starting in North Wales, and ending at Pendine Sands in Pembrokeshire, there is one more leg after these two legs which sees me return to the Severn crossing, but thats the next...

Good information on the south coast

They say finding good information is always worth its weight in Gold. This has rung true today, often when people have been places you are going they let go that snippet of information that is useful. Today in the post arrived a map book with copious hand written notes from...