The main problem was a lot of ice on most of the inland roads. However, it was the snow and sleet driven by a strong north-west wind that asserted the attractions of home-made soup and warm dry socks over continuing to keep the cogs rolling.
Distance: 21 miles.
Route: the Blickling road, the Barninghams, Baconsthorpe (and castle), West Beckham, Matlaske.
Needed: an influx of 25-year old cyclists