18 and two unknowns so far. We all stayed safe, we all remained legal, we didn't set any bad examples (apart from riding motorcycles) and several technologically challenged individuals overcame their worst fears by learning how to email photos and/or post photos to the forum.
To anyone visiting today, be advised that there is no phone signal right in front of the sign. Walk away from the bridge 20 yards or so and things will start working again. If while you're doing that you look around holding your phone up high the locals will ask if you're alright or lost.
Not all motorway. M4 and M5 closed. Detours including through Bristol and rejig of planned finish. Wet and windy East Anglia as is normal there but in the past I've worked in Lowestoft and Ipswich so wanted to revisit the A12.