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We question whether “audit culture” is holding us back on the road; Sarah Outen speaks about her self-supported circumnavigation of the globe; can Hull deliver on its cycling promises in its City of Culture year; and journalist Tim Marshall on his testing LEJOG attempt
Wind power forms a dramatic backdrop to pedal power during photography for our anything-but-carbon bike test on page 48, where we pit six metal machines against each other. In these eco-aware times, wind farming seems to be replacing sheep farming in South Wales. The Pen y Cymoedd Wind Energy Project will feature 76 turbines on its completion, though in this shot one looks like a giant track pump to us.