Thursday, 27th November 2014 by Pete
I found myself in Oswestry this past week, it’s a nice place, but unless you like town centres and shopping and stuff, there ain’t a lot to do. So I went for a coffee…
Wednesday, 1st October 2014 by Richard
A challenging weekend of running in a rarely-visited bit of the lakes (and a picture from last year's race)...
One great benefit of living in Staveley is that when the Beer Festival comes to town we don’t have to drive anywhere.
Wednesday, 30th October 2013 by Laetitia
The Alpine Club Lakes Lectures – ￼November to March, 7.30pm Free Admission at Hawkshead Brewery, Staveley, near Kendal, LA8 9LR
Sunday, 13th October 2013 by Rachel
North-west Norfolk is just a 90 minute drive from Rutland so on Saturday we visited the Norfolk coastline. We drove to Hunstanton and then got the local bus to Thornham and walked back along the beach. The beach was empty, except for the large numbers of birdwatchers. We asked one of them what they were […]
Monday, 30th September 2013 by Rachel
This weekend was the Rab MM. I decided that I didn’t fancy chasing Richard around the fells, so I opted for an LDWA event called the Four Lakeland Passes. The route started from Borrowdale and went over Styhead Pass, Black Sail Pass, Scarth Gap Pass and Honister Pass visiting Borrowdale, Wasdale, Ennerdale and Buttermere. It […]
Sunday, 15th September 2013 by Rachel
Richard and I decided that we needed a bit of exercise, so I entered us for the Ponton Plod. I chose this event because it starts a few miles from where we’ll (hopefully) be living soon and I thought it would be a good way to get to know more of the area. Given that […]