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Callow Top Holiday Park, Ashbourne, Derbyshire

We stayed at Callow Top Holiday Park at the start of September 2017, for two nights over a weekend. This was our first time at the campsite and our first visit to this part of Derbyshire. Continue reading “Callow Top Holiday Park, Ashbourne, Derbyshire”


The daily commute, Trivandrum

I couldn’t make this year’s September Critical Mass as I was away in India. Through work, I’m lucky enough to get to spend time with my colleagues at the Technopark in Trivandrum. Continue reading “The daily commute, Trivandrum”

Trafford Cycle Forum – October 2017

The agenda for the next Trafford Cycle Forum has been distributed, details below. Continue reading “Trafford Cycle Forum – October 2017”

Davyhulme Road East, a collision waiting to happen

Davyhulme Road East is your typical suburban through road. For most of its length, it had two lanes, but widens to five lanes at the A56 / Chester Road end. Most of the road is residential, with a shopping parade at one end and two primary schools Victoria Park Junior School and St Ann’s R.C. Primary School. Continue reading “Davyhulme Road East, a collision waiting to happen”

Butt Farm, Beverley, East Yorkshire

We stayed at Butt Farm in mid August 2017, for three nights over a weekend. This was the first time we’ve been to Beverley and our first proper visit to East Yorkshire, excluding getting the Hull-Rotterdam ferry. Continue reading “Butt Farm, Beverley, East Yorkshire”

The Green Caravan Park, Wentnor, Shropshire

We stayed at The Green Caravan Park in early August 2017, for three nights. This was the first time we’d been camping for a few years, so we were looking for somewhere not too far for a long weekend. Continue reading “The Green Caravan Park, Wentnor, Shropshire”

Manchester United free match-day parking

It’s the start of a new football season, and we see the return of some of the less welcoming aspects of living near to a Premier League football stadium (Old Trafford). Continue reading “Manchester United free match-day parking”

Manchester Critical Mass – August 2017

Well, for one reason or another, August was the first Critical Mass I’d been on since April. Unlike last month, we were greeted with reasonable, but not brilliant weather. Though still miles better than July’s downpour. Continue reading “Manchester Critical Mass – August 2017”

We are 100!

Now I can hardly believe it, but Just Step Sideways has now reached its 100th post. When I started the blog three years ago, I was unsure whether I’d get beyond a handful of posts, but here we are, 100 posts later. Continue reading “We are 100!”

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