Dublin to Donegal – In exactly a year’s time, the sun will rise on Brexit Day but what will become of the border in Northern Ireland

August 28th – 29th 2017 (Days 112 -113) Today's featured photo shows the sun rising over farmland near Ashbourne in County Meath. I had set off from Dublin in the pitch dark and had cycled almost 50 km before the sun started to rise. The earliest I had ever set off before on this year's tour … Continue reading Dublin to Donegal – In exactly a year’s time, the sun will rise on Brexit Day but what will become of the border in Northern Ireland

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Thonon les Bains to Lons le Saunier ~ Here on the shores of Lake Geneva in Switzerland is the solution to the UK’s Brexit turmoil

August 09th – 11th 2017 (Days 93 – 95) The photo of the day shows the famous water jet in Lake Geneva with Geneva itself in the background. Geneva is home to the headquarters of many international organisations such as the Red Cross and the European headquarters of the United Nations. But following the Brexit … Continue reading Thonon les Bains to Lons le Saunier ~ Here on the shores of Lake Geneva in Switzerland is the solution to the UK’s Brexit turmoil

Tour de Brexit – Britain says See EU Later as May signs Article 50 letter and triggers Brexit

On the very day that Brexit is finally triggered by Theresa May,  I thought it appropriate to write a little about how Brexit impacted the 2016 Tour de Travoy.  In years to come, 2016 will be remembered across Europe for the Brexit referendum result and it certainly played it's part during my tour last year. … Continue reading Tour de Brexit – Britain says See EU Later as May signs Article 50 letter and triggers Brexit