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Environmental campaigner, Lydia Bulmer, pauses with her bicycle and trailer with poster at Conwy Hoping to create a Welsh agenda for the G8 Summit in July 2005 Lydia Bulmer stops briefly at Conwy on her way around Wales collecting words of support for a petition to be presented to Welsh Assembly leader, Rhodri Morgan. To see the diary of Lydia's ride and her own views on a variety of world issues, click  www.craftrecycling.org.uk/blossom

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Skeleton of a dead elm tree and two cyclists A Natural Disaster

     Of the 22.2m Elms recorded in the UK in 1972, few have survived the depredations of Dutch Elm Disease. This skeleton at Rhyd Farm, Meliden, Denbighshire, will soon be no more. If you know of a living example, CLICK http://www.ramblers.org.uk/elms/

Read what steps are being taken to preserve the Elm elsewhere in the UK


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German street scene in which the head of a falling cyclist collides with a lamp post



David Hinks with bike A Maiden Bike Ride: Dennis Hinks is seen here cycling for the first time for many years. A retired gas worker from Stockport, he found this bike on a rubbish tip. After giving it a splash of oil, Dennis is on his way to play crown green bowls with his woods in his rucksack. Having angina and diabetes, Dennis plans a healthier lifestyle by cycling regularly.


Parents and young child cycle on Colwyn prom cycleway - the father has the family dog on a lead Five's company: The Rose family of Conwy appreciate that one of their number is not too happy being left at home when the rest go cycling.