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I've just discovered that Sprigs Holly Lane, from Radnage towards Chinnor, is closed for 18 months (from last April) for 'cabling works'.

18 months! What are they doing, digging the trench with hand tools; maybe a garden trowel?

Anyway, I may have to make a little detour.
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I'm intending to go on this ride this Wednesday, 5th June.

It looks like Sprigs Holly Lane is open again.
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I went on the ride yesterday. I've posted a ride report here:
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