Sorry for the lack of posts, but I too tired & internet connections are a bit hit & miss.
We are now in Carlisle tonight having been to Dumfries to finish for the day. The weather has been quite good for the past 2 days, which was a relief as we got soaked on our first 4 days. However the rain is destined to return tomorrow & stay with us for the rest of the ride. This makes it even worse.
On a positive note my clothes are getting lose on me, which means I must be losing some weight, the down side is my bottom. It feels like I have sat on something unpleasant & I know we are all in the same boat as we have discussed this at length!
I shall be adding the pictures when I get home & also a download from Alans' SATNAV showing our exact route.
We are all OK, had to take my bike into a local shop today as I snapped my front gear changer & only had the 10 rear gears for about 25 miles.
One funny note is I forgot to put sun-cream on my head & yesterday when it was sunny I sunburnt my head through my cycle helmet & my head is now striped.
Off to the bar for a kaliber, shandy top with lime!!