Batty battles weather on charity cycle

July 29th 2013

STV weatherman Sean Batty battled through wind, rain, mist and fog to complete the most northerly part of his charity cycle for the STV Appeal 2013 on Sunday, having crossed Yell, Unst and the north mainland of Shetland.

Given his job it only seemed appropriate that Batty should have faced all weathers as he cycled from Britain's northernmost brewery down to Frankie's Fish and Chip Shop in Brae for a fish supper refuel. 

“So far it's been OK,” he shrugged. “The rain's not been helping – I'm soaked through!

“My heart sunk a little bit when I read the forecast because I've never really cycled in the rain, so it caught us out a bit.” 

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