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penny-farthing

Brit an early type of bicycle with a large front wheel and a small rear wheel, the pedals being attached to the front wheel
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Mr Fox-Pitt joked that he was tempted to throw his penny farthing over the Kessock bridge on his way south.
A Penny Farthing was a treat for visitors to the Black Country Living Museum during the attraction's Festival of Vehicles
John Leech set up a group on Facebook, The Penny Farthing Petition, and he said support it has received shows how passionate people are to see the pub reopened.
The eating area has been given a stylish makeover since its days as the Penny Farthing
In the picture (right) Imogen has her penny farthing cake sampled by judge, Stephen Jackson, watched by chairman of the Friends of Tolson, Ann Denham, at the Bake-Off competition.
Everyone from children on their first bikes to stunt cyclists and penny farthings were out in force, enjoying the sunshine and the free entertainment.
| Top and left, Bird on a Bike artwork by Middlesbrough artist Bobzilla at Rudby Hall and, right, the giant Penny Farthing artwork at Albert Park, Middlesbrough
Natco Home Products formally entered the bedding category during the March New York Home Fashions Market with the launch of Penny Farthing, its brand of bed ensembles.
Runners-up: Gaffacino's in Ystrad Mynach and Penny Farthing Cafe in Cowbridge.
LIKE US ON THE PENNY FARTHING 1 Gramercy Park, Coventry, CV4 9AE.
A WACKY dad is hoping to make the record books by becoming the first person to ride 25 miles across the Midlands on a penny farthing.
A NEWCASTLE fundraiser who had to cancel a 700-mile cycle challenge on a penny farthing after an accident is ready to get back on his bike.