Wester Ross frame 295.

John Butters has kindly sent me details of his Wester Ross.

Frame 295 was a cancelled order and John bought the frame from John Connell after Wester Ross Cycles had ceased trading. It has been re-sprayed several times by Charles Ralph of Alves Framesets near Elgin, Morayshire. John retired shortly after he bought the frame now spends three or four months of the year cycletouring! John's trips include: New Zealand most years, including End to End and all the unsealed routes such as Mavora Lakes and the Rainbow. Also, Rome to Home, Florida to Canada, Barcelona to Bergen, Roscoff to Santander and many of the sustrans routes.

The photo below shows John pushing his trusty Wester Ross across the Nevis river in New Zealand

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John also kindly sent me a copy of his wife's charming music CD which has a cycling theme called 'Rump Up'. Jane Butters is on the front cover with her 'Alves' bike. There are some links below to download some clips in MP3 format of some of my favourite tunes on Jane's CD, right click and 'save as'. If you would like a copy of the CD just get in touch with John & Jane at their home address which is 30, Moray Place, Edinburgh, Scotland. EH3 6BX or email to buttersjj@yahoo.co.uk A donation to John & Jane's favourite charity, Sustrans, would be appreciated.

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Sometimes in The Middle Of The Night (Track 1)
Bicycling's What We Do (Track 2)
Get Cracking (Track 4)

Keep Up A Very Steady Pace (Track 18)