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#walk1000miles Challenge Day 5

I walked along the fields past Stationfields in Tamworth and then headed towards Amington and the first possible place to cross the river. I then walked back on the other side, keeping as close to the river as I could, although the path sometimes came quite a way inland before going back towards the river. Continue reading

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#walk1000miles Challenge Day 4

So it looks as if walking really is going to play a big part in my life. I also need to really cut back on my eating, especially junk food and chocolate (groan!!). When I lost weight before, the things that made a big difference were Continue reading

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Walk1000miles Challenge Day 3

In Tamworth there is a little lake outside the Snowdome building, which extends towards the Retail Park. I have only ever previously noticed it when it has been flooded Continue reading

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#1000mile walk challenge Day 2

I decided that I would like to try some different walks for this challenge, partly because it gives variety to what I am writing on my blog, but also because it might help with some “FRESH” Thinking. Continue reading

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1000 Miles Walk Challenge

#walk1000miles I have just come across this challenge to walk 1000 miles during the course of a year and I thought that it is perfect for me. I am starting it today, 14th June 2015, which, incidentally, was my paternal … Continue reading

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Gymophobics – My biggest support

Gymophobics – My biggest support I have been a member of Gymophobics in Tamworth now since August 2011 and in that time I have lost over 5 stone (70lbs/30kg) in weight, lost over 50” and dropped 5 dress sizes. I … Continue reading

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Tamworth is NOT the “Fat Capital” of the UK

Tamworth is NOT the “Fat Capital” of the UK

In the last couple of weeks, Tamworth in Staffordshire, where I live has been branded at the “Fat Capital” of the UK by several major newspapers.

This is very unkind. Continue reading

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