Offa’s Dyke challenge walk for The Red Cross

Offa's Dyke Clwydian Hills red Cross Hike Challenge walk

Hot on the heels of the recent Yorkshire 3 Peaks hike, I just completed the Offa‚Äôs Dyke challenge as¬†a Red Cross fund-raiser. Credit where it’s due:¬†the vast majority of the money raised in my case was actually by my walking compadres on¬†challenges like this: Taru,¬†Jenny and Karl (a.k.a “The Butterley¬†Booters’ … Keep reading >

Walking part of the Kirklees Way – training for @NSPCC North HACK challenge

Dogs Brodie and Scout on Kirklees Way

We (myself, Jenny and Taru) haven’t been able to get out that much recently to get in the zone for the looming NSPCC North HACK (Hike Against Cruelty to Kids) challenge but we nearly constituted a full team this weekend, with Taru and I hitting the rain-sodden hills. This was … Keep reading >