Caught by the River

Caught by the Reaper – Billie Fleming

7th July 2014

PX*2820068Billie Fleming on her record breaking cycle ride in 1938. Photo: courtesy The Puffington

Dear Caught By The River,

the item below may be too left field for your excellent newsletter, but a certain section of the cycling fraternity (mine) are in deep mourning for the loss of Billie.

Billie Fleming obituary

She was the Anne Briggs of cycling and they don’t build ’em like her any more,