|A quiet morning, the tide well out...|
|The front runners and the lead bike...|
I had a number but didn't think it was at all sensible to do a race given the state of my lungs, so I just took photos.
|And then the crowds arrived...|
Much like I did last year, except this year was cloudy and cool instead of the beautiful day they had last year.
|All shapes and ages, with and without bunny ears...|
Just as well, cool weather is far better for racing.
After the guys showered and changed at our house we met up with Helen in Tynemouth for lunch at Lola Jeans.
|I wonder how many dressers died to make that bar...but I still love it.|
I'd promised more photos of Lola Jeans after our WI Christmas party there,
|Antiques and chandeliers abound (sorry about the poles).|
and now have finally made good,
though I'm afraid they aren't great quality.
|Just managed to get the fireplace and not the|
men sitting around it...they appreciated being
It was good to catch up with Bill's kids.
Even if Sarah wasn't around at least we got caught up on her by proxy.
It's not gossip if it's good stuff about people you care about, right?