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Leith Hill Octopus

Leith Hill Octopus

Andy Lulham undertakes the challenge of traversing all eight of arduous ascents of Leith Hill in Surrey

Hay-on-Wye ride

Hay-on-Wye ride

Positioned on the border between England and Wales, Hay-on-Wye waits expectantly for cyclists to explore

Rides: Imber, Wiltshire – the forbidden village

Imber ride, Wiltshire

Cut off behind army prohibition lines in the stark landscape of Salisbury Plain lies a derelict village redolent of childhood adventures

Rides: The Scottish Highlands, a Speyside story

Speyside ride

Janet Coulson explores a friendly corner of the Cairngorms that is bristling with great riding and superb scenery — not to mention some fine whisky in the form of the Speyside Malts

Readers’ Rides: Thoroughly modern Milton Keynes

Milton Keynes ride

Just a small chunk of MK’s 200-mile cycle network with a mix of traffic-free towpaths, bridges and tunnels

Ride Greece: Messin’ in Messenia


Riding through one of the most unspoilt and breathtaking landscapes in the Peloponnese region of Greece, an area with 4,500 years of history and amazing natural backdrop

Jumbo jet to tea clipper: Gatwick to Greenwich ride

Gatwick to Greenwich

This ride takes off from Gatwick and heads straight into Greenwich on National Cycle Network route 21, touching down beside the Cutty Sark