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Another marathon. Another blowout

So the Leicester marathon was last weekend. Another marathon distance completed, but another one not run.

Let’s start with the positives.

It’s a nice course – a bit complicated and twisty in places, but generally… 823 more words

ITV filming at uni!

Today I went into uni around midday for a seminar and was surprised to find a film crew working outside the Charles Wilson building!

There were signs up warning us that if we walk past a certain point we may be filmed. 96 more words

More about Sacred Heart...

I was recently loaned a history of Sacred Heart Parish, whose church and school in Mere Road were both attended by Roman Catholics in the Charnwood Street area. 432 more words


Chicken Pie and Cookies

I haven’t forgotten…

I have done some baking but not a lot. And since I’m kind of on holiday I’ve not baked any bread but we’re buying at the moment. 549 more words


An insight into the Short Story - Part 2

Welcome back!

Are you sitting comfortably? Yes? Then let’s pick up where we left off!

What are the key elements of a short story?

Now, let’s have a look at an author who has mastered the art of writing short stories. 211 more words


Race Report: Leicester Half Marathon

The plan for the Leicester Half was always to give me a marker over the half marathon distance to work on. I had never ran a half before, in fact this would be my furthest run that i had EVER done in one go!!! 659 more words

Race Report