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Clare Balding's Easter Walks

Follow Clare Balding’s advice for making the most of the great outdoors this Easter weekend, with a selection of her favourite routes from Walking Home. 170 more words

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21 Reasons Why You Should Definitely Watch Crufts 2015

Crufts is one of the TV highlights of the year (second only to the wonder that is Eurovision). It’s the worlds largest dog show, hosted by The Kennel Club with over 28,000 dogs taking part every year. 173 more words


The Extremity of One Woman

This post shows the extremes one woman went to, to make a difference for all women.

The story of Emily Davison at the Epsom Derby, and what she did for the women’s right to vote movement. 31 more words

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Getting back on track

Well, after the various crises and demands of the past few weeks, I am at last able to begin thinking about getting back on track.  First off is to find a slot when I can start… 334 more words


Fire and ice in the Shropshire Hills

I managed my first proper run of 2015 this morning. Up and over Stapeley, and it was stunning. I only had my mobile phone, so lacking in resolution, and it doesn’t handle the sun very well, but, it was beautiful out.

It’s raining now though…….



Yesterday evening this advert aired for the first time on national television. Since then, half a million people have watched it on YouTube.

This Girl Can is the name of a new campaign set up by Sport England to tackle the fact that women are significantly less likely than men to regularly participate in sport or exercise. 533 more words