Dr. Hutch: Taking on the Cape Wrath

Born adventurer Hutch channels the spirit of Rex Coley and heads to Scotland’s feared Cape Wrath

Back in 1949, in the bleak post-war days of ration books and austerity, one of my illustrious predecessors in this magazine became disillusioned with the way cycling had changed from the 1930s.

Rex Coley wrote his column under the name ‘Ragged Staff’. His beef was that cyclists had stopped going on proper adventures.

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