8 10010169 gc/north e1 cobbled
plate 21-39 mm 101 10
Wet weather forced race organisers to remove two of the nine cobbled
sections, but Froome's falls came prior even to the rst section of cobbles he had been dreading since the route was announced last autumn.
Instead of cobbled
streets and stunning views, they will find seagulls and foxes, hunting through bin-liners, homes infested with rats and roads destroyed by construction work.
Davangere, March 24 (ANI): Sonia Gandhi, Chief of Congress party, kicked off her election campaign by targeting a rag tag coalition of parties, Third Front, that has been hurriedly cobbled
together mostly by regional satraps to fight the forthcoming elections.
LEADING THE WAY: Artist Alan Vaughan with some of the clay stones he will use to create a new cobbled
path for Belmont Green PICTURE: MIKE URWIN www.
sections are brutal and treacherous in the dry, but the forecast for the 155.
Froome hurt his wrist and suffered bruises to his left side in a fall on stage four but was cleared to start Wednesday's stage which features several treacherous cobbled
He said: "The wrist is painful and it's certainly not ideal going into tomorrow's cobbled
stage - but I have a great team around me and we'll get through the next few days as best we can.
SIPPING TEA Sometimes I sit on cobbled
streets Outside cafes, sipping tea And I pretend for just one moment That I'm not really me And as you pass by and glance my way I could be anyone, I could own anything I could be rich and intelligent A woman of culture, of importance And this sitting and sipping was part of my daily routine of spoilt decadence But if you came a little closer and lingered a while You would see the evidence of this true reality My tea has long grown cold as I sit in this pretend world There is no laughter at this table No smiling, no talking Contemplation perhaps In forced solitude And as you pass me by, I wonder Are you lonely too?
I love cobbled
paths but you don't see many left now.
With the full route of the 2014 Tour - which starts in Yorkshire - due to be announced next Wednesday, speculation has been growing after reports emerged of Tour director Christian Prudhomme scouting cobbled
roads in the north of France.
IT was interesting to read that Argyle Street in Marsden will be closed for six weeks at a cost of pounds 55,000, so that it can be returned to its original look of bygone days, namely a cobbled
I have a feeling that if the defeated Brown had cobbled
together a coalition with the Lib Dems, Mr Dixon would have been defending them to the hilt.