A whelp escapes my breath as cold peat envelopes my knee. My heart absorbs my frustration at being a ruddy girl. Defeat spreads from my swamped ankle towards… Read more “Helm Hill Winter League”
My friend Will is clambering over a landslide. I’m still picking a path across the previous stream, avoiding rotting trees brought down by an angry bloke called… Read more “Helvellyn in the snow”
I don’t make New Year’s Resolutions, but my new diet has started in January and it is modelled on the stereotypical detox so I suppose it is… Read more “The Detox Diet”
Every year thousands of people cycle from one end of the UK to the other. Whether you go from the bottom South-West of England to the top… Read more “Land’s End to John O’Groats”
Watch out the speed cameras are out on Windermere in the Lake District and they’re now even more accurate. Watch my report for ITV Border here.
Kendal Cllr Alvin Finch recently lost a 3-year-old girl in his family to a rare form of epilepsy. When fellow Cllr Clare Feeney-Johnson, who’s kept her own… Read more “Friends Walk Hadrian’s Wall for Epilepsy”
The story of how two Cumbrian men were rescued from the bottom of the ocean 40 years ago could be made into a film. Roger Chapman and… Read more “Cumbrian Submarine Survivors For Hollywood”