Gran(d)tham Canal : Day 1 of 2019

So after a busy week (of work 🙁 ) Sunday arrived and the thought of an early start and a longish day some distance away didn’t appeal. There’ll always be another day? So instead we headed to the Grantham Canal, a familiar haunt, for the first time in 2019. Parking in the car park of […]

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The Peakland Way – 30+ years on?

In, I think, around 1986(?) I walked The Peakland Way, John Merrill‘s 96 mile walk around the Peak District, with a group of (5?) friends, one of whom later became my brother-in-law! I reckon we completed the walk over 8 days, as that’s what the guide suggests, but the end of day / overnight locations […]

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The Start of #Walk1000Miles 2019

It’s time to reset the count and start logging the miles again during 2019! I’ve still got a couple of walks to complete that I started in 2018 (Wainwright’s Coast to Coast and The Viking Way) and one from 2017 (The Grand Union Canal) all of which will run alongside a raft of local single […]

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