Llanelli is flat/'undulating' and a relatively small event. It is also a 2 x figure 8 so lots of opportunity for friends and family to cheer you on (if you are in to that sort of thing!). Avoid if you don't like wind!
Would also echo earlier posts about Paris. Brilliant.
Surely at some point on the bus journey he would have looked around at all the little old ladies and people with shopping bags and thought...Somethings not right here. To get on the bus was an act of desperation, to get off and start running again is madness!