Southlands Residents Virtual Cycle-athon Day 17, 14th July

Day 17 and the morning starts with renditions of Tina Turner`s “Simply the best” floating through Southlands, sung by Bernie, Ron, Pearl, Francis, Mary, Rita  and after lunch Cocktails and Mocktails for everyone. I understand there was some progress with the cycling but I`m not sure how much of the 10.8 miles that should have…

Southlands Residents Virtual Cycle-athon Day 16, 13th July

Day 16 and our team have virtually arrived at the Carbis Bay, St.Ives. A cycle along the prom admiring the “Tate St.Ives” museum from the outside, unfortunately closed till the 27th July but looking stunning in the gentle drizzle of the Cornish summer!! Then onto the beach, a much earned ice cream and then following…

Southlands Residents Virtual Cycle-athon Day 13, 8th July

Our virtual cycle-athon team are well on their way to stunning Coverack but have stopped off for a break where Iced coffee, Americanos, latte and Cappuccinos were all served by Carol (Home Manager and now it looks like barrister) pictured below. The team received a surprise delivery from “Santander bank”,  a lovely hamper of biscuits…

Southlands Residents Virtual Cycle-athon Day 12, 7th July

Another day in the saddle with beautiful sunshine as the team arrive in Falmouth after Virtually Cycling the 11.7 miles. Lovely milkshakes with whipped cream all round has finished the day off nicely. Tomorrow we are en route to beautiful Coverack, see you there. Our total with Gift Aid raised is £1,188.75. Thank you all.…

Southlands Residents Virtual Cycle-athon Day 11, 6th July

The week has begun with our team having rested over the weekend, then completing the 11.8 miles virtual cycle to Truro Catherdral. Our afternoon has been spent eating the delicious chocolate fudge the team made on Friday and completing a brain teasing word search. Due to everyone’s generosity we have raised £1,168.75 for KingsCare Newton…