Tag Archives: hospitality

13/07/13 Did I mention it’s hot?

I manfully strode out into the heat of the day, delighted that Ian had introduced me to the replenishing power of, dissolve in your water, hydration tablets. Today though it was very hot. I try to make sure I carry … Continue reading

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12/07/13 More tales of the riverbank…

…so, there I was being greeted by a complete stranger – a man who, at this point, had no idea why I was wandering about the place. We exchanged a few words, and he asked me when I was hoping … Continue reading

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11/07/12 Tales of the Riverbank

.After passing through Lancaster and its dark satanic mills, I decided that part of the best route to Blackpool would be along the lovely, tranquil Lancaster canal. Yes, I appreciate that a canal isn’t a river but perlease, give me … Continue reading

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08/07/13 Mad Dogs…

I’m not designed for heat. Give me minus 10 any day of the week… It was with this and similar cheery thoughts bouncing around my head that I made my way to Heversham where I’d been promised some manner of … Continue reading

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Walk a mile up to date links 19/01/15

Facebook http://www.facebook.com/groups/walkamileinmyshoes/ Twitter @walkamileuk WordPress http://www.walkamileinmyshoesuk.wordpress.com Website http://Www.walkamileuk.org Newspapers http://www.thesun.co.uk/sol/homepage/news/scottishnews/4630132/We-join-brave-dad-on-Scots-leg-of-his-mental-illness-walk.html http://www.ross-shirejournal.co.uk/News/8000-mile-trek-clears-Chris-mind-6954985.htm http://m.northantstelegraph.co.uk/news/top-stories/support-for-fight-to-save-safe-haven-in-corby-1-5844176 Magazine Charity http://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/team/walkamileuk Film/ sound/ radio recordings Scottish BAFTA award winning documentary maker is producing film about the walk – take a look at the youtube link to see … Continue reading

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07/07/13 Just another walk a mile kind of a day

We arrived in sun drenched Grange yesterday evening – immediately being whisked away by the folk at the B&B to go and see lovely outdoor production of Alice in Wonderland, featuring Lucia, the daughter of the household. Do you know … Continue reading

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Ripples 26/05/13

A thousand years ago, when I started this ramble, I stressed the point that love, kindness, generosity and trust were every bit as contagious as hate and prejudice. Very early on in my journey I met a man who galvanised … Continue reading

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