Category Archives: medical

Working with the Media fir the Cycle to Syracuse Memorial.

I have had a few comments about my use of the media in the build up to our Cycle to Syracuse ! They are : Why are you so busy, should you not let this be forgotten ? As to me … Continue reading

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Media Day in Lockerbie yesterday for Cycle to Syracuse memorial tour. Incredibly blessed to have such support from so many. Thanks to all.

Yesterday I was staying in the Borders with my pal and his wife and Lyle drove me to Lockerbie for the planned press day. We had some time and I took Lyle to the cemetery where the Lockerbie memorial is … Continue reading

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Heading to Lockerbie for the PR launch of our Cycle to Syracuse Memorial Tour. “Look back Act Forward !” What this means to me and those I care about.

Today I will be in Lockerbie with the rest of my tea mates for a media day for our Cycle to Syracuse Memorial Team. It will be an interesting day ahead. It is important that we get the message out … Continue reading

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Jenny Graham / 11000 miles done unsupported Round the World leaving Auckland in New Zealand! What a girl what effort.

Jenny has powered through New Zealand I place I would love to visit and all I ever hear is how incredible it is as a country. I think she enjoyed her flying visit and the scenery would be incredible. Many … Continue reading

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A great insight into the World of hill running! Jonny Muir – “The Mountains are Calling”

Many know my thoughts on these incredible people who run over our mountains and wild places. I was privileged to write a forward for another runner Manny Gorman who ran the Corbett a few years ago. In it I described … Continue reading

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Welcome to Scotland but you may have a problem if you need the toilet !

Many will notice public toilets are being closed due to lack of money as one who travels all over Scotland I have noticed this and have been thankful to find some still open, thank you Nairn. My friend on the … Continue reading

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Ticks please be aware? Good advice from Scottish Mountain Rescue.

Ticks The last weekend I was out in the hills the last thing I was thinking about was ticks! Despite a thorough search I found another sheep tick again after the hill walk when I got home as did another … Continue reading

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