Manchester Airport

Discussion in 'General Cycling Discussions' started by Cyclist33, 24 Jul 2012.

  1. Cyclist33

    Cyclist33 Guest

    Location:
    Warrington
    Got in at half ten after a very pleasant and perfectly paced 43 miler out to Wilmslow, took in the airfield and a few big jets roaring off the runway to heaven knows where. I also passed the other side of the airport just as a Ryanair liner hoved in to land. Would've made a great photo but alas, I missed it, and then after waiting ten minutes fruitlessly, I decided I better crack on. Wish I had stayed a while longer - as I got home in the dark anyway, it wouldn't have made any real difference.

    Home straight was the run from Altrincham via Dunham Massey and Lymm - always a firm favourite with flat smooth roads and beautiful scenery.

    Yay! Please stay awhile, O summer.

    Stu
     
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  2. Melonfish

    Melonfish Evil Genius in training.

    Location:
    Warrington, UK
    cracking place to cycle much prefer it than heading south out of warrington.
     
  3. fossyant

    fossyant Ride It Like You Stole It!

    Location:
    South Manchester
    I've used that route a few times commuting from Stockport to Appleton Thorn - very pleasant.
     
  4. ohnovino

    ohnovino Large Member

    Location:
    Liverpool
    I'll have to give that a go.

    I ride past Liverpool airport several times a week and you get the planes coming in to land right over your head. You can even get right to the edge of the runway here.
     
  5. dan_bo

    dan_bo How much does it cost to Oldham?

    Location:
    Failsworth
    I blasted through the tunnels monday night on the way over to Chelford- much fun!
     
  6. Melonfish

    Melonfish Evil Genius in training.

    Location:
    Warrington, UK
    shouting Allez! Allez! Allez! ?
     
  7. Pennine-Paul

    Pennine-Paul Goth on a bike............

  8. MossCommuter

    MossCommuter Guru

    Location:
    Salford
    You didn't leave an 11 year old boy behind by any chance did you?

    Apparently they found one.
     
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