Another early start was difficult on the penultimate day of riding as the tiredness kicked in.
This was made easier by the thought that there were only 160 miles to go (it comes to something when this seems short).
Only a few hills (sadly not all down) remained before we reached Edinburgh and familiar territory.
This was our route:
When we reached Edinburgh we were generously hosted at the Principal of the University of Edinburgh’s residence, and we would like to thank Professor Sir Timothy O’Shea for his overwhelming hospitality and for pledging his support in commemorating our anniversary.