Countess of Wessex gets on her bike for palace-to-palace cycle ride

I think I have discovered a tenacity that I didn't really understand was within me

Countess of Wessex

The Countess Of Wessex set off this morning on a 445 mile bike ride from Edinburgh to Buckingham Palace for the Duke of Edinburgh award scheme.

Taking time out of her gruelling mission, she told us why she's determined to raise thousands for charity.

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