The piercing heat of the sun forced all but the most fool hardy to search for shade however a group of fool hardy cyclists battled the punishing heat as temperatures soared above 40 degrees Celsius. Meanwhile away from the Tour Down Under and on the other side of the globe gun metal grey clouds sent a deluge of water plummeting towards East Yorkshire earth. Huddled together at the market cross father and son, master and apprentice, Ray and Nick waited in vain for the fellow Knights to arrive.
The closer to home they got the brighter the day became and by one o’clock they had arrived in Tickton having ridden through non-stop rain, spray from the road and clouds the sun finally decided to come out. They say sun shines on the righteous; what does that say about Nick and Ray?