Make-A-Wish Foundation conjures up bikes for two children

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TWO youngsters battling illness are the happy recipients of new bikes provided by Make-A-Wish Foundation UK, which grants "magical wishes" to children and young people fighting life-threatening illnesses.

Cardiff teenager James Clatworthy, 14, who is fighting Acute Myeloid Leukaemia, is now the proud owner of a Norco Stryk mountain bike. His aim is to ride with his friends and get fit after his transplant.

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Keith Bingham joined the Cycling Weekly team in the summer of 1971, and retired in 2011. During his time, he covered numerous Tours de France, Milk Races and everything in-between. He was well known for his long-running 'Bikewatch' column, and played a pivotal role in fighting for the future of once at-threat cycling venues such as Hog Hill and Herne Hill Velodrome.