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Kindness of Strangers

Very quick note to say thanks to James.

On Tuesday, when everything went horribly and comically wrong for me, I ended the day by running out of fuel just outside Aldridge. 98 more words

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The only thing worse than hearing "Oops"

The only thing worse than hearing “Oops” is hearing the following:

“Oops.”

“What?”

“… Nothing!”

This weekend we should have been at Greenbelt festival in Northamptonshire.

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Another 10k...

Just a quick post to mark the day I passed 10,000 page views on this blog. Thank you all for reading. There are a couple of regulars I know, and your interest in my little blog is welcome and warmly received. 40 more words

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Holidays with the Family Clayton

We’re back from holiday. A week away at Center Parcs Sherwood Forest has meant cycling, swimming, and a run in my new running shoes. Also badminton, fencing (with an excitable but somewhat erratic 6 year old), air hockey, and spa for both Mrs C (my wife and mother who are, since I’m not from Appalachia, two different people). 45 more words

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Tow Woe

Earlier this year I had to bid farewell to the lovely Peugeot 306 to which I had so successfully attached a towbar, and replaced it with a gifted Peugeot 806, which came without. 297 more words

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I won a prize!

I still contend I’m not really a runner, but it’s nice to be accused of being a runner in certain circumstances. I have been awarded… 209 more words

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