>Intervals and The Shape of the Table

>It begins again. I did my first set of (easy) indoor intervals for a while today. I’d have preferred to go out for a ride but the weather was being Very British.

The turbo trainer experience was rendered a little more bearable by BBC Radio 4’s Saturday Play – an adaptation of David Edgar‘s stage play The Shape of the Table. It’s Edgar’s 1990 response to the fall of the Berlin Wall. There’s been some really good programming on R4 to mark the tenth anniversary of said de-wallment and this production was excellent. It was directed by Peter Leslie Wild (who directed my two radio plays and one of my stage plays). Tim McInnerny and Henry Goodman headed up the cast. You can listen again here for the next seven days.

Today I entered the first race of next season: race one of the Imperial Winter Series. As I said: it begins again…