In the zone?

I’ve not blogged for far too long – probably because I’ve not been in the zone. But that’s exactly the topic of what I’m going to call my comeback blog! Every year I start with good intentions to lose my Christmas weight and generally be fitter. Sometimes it works, and sometimes it doesn’t. There areContinue reading “In the zone?”

Thoughts on leaving local government

After more than ten years in local government – the majority of those in communications – I have recently left the sector. When I started in local government, there was no Twitter, Facebook was only for college students in America, people didn’t blog, and local newspapers were your most important stakeholder. Whilst local newspapers areContinue reading “Thoughts on leaving local government”

Back to blogging. Back to fitness?

Yet again, I’ve left it a little while since I last blogged. I’ll now try to make up for it – so I’ll probably blog half a dozen times in a week before I slip again. When I last blogged, I was talking about the impending Jennings Rivers Ride. Sadly the event was postponed, dueContinue reading “Back to blogging. Back to fitness?”

Hardknott – the clue is in the name!

I wanted to blog about my recent cycling experience over Hardknott Pass in Cumbria. If only because if I don’t, there is a risk the rose-tinted spectacles will alter my memory. And as the title suggests, the clue is in the name. Hardknott Pass, really is the hardest climb I’ve ever undertaken, by quite someContinue reading “Hardknott – the clue is in the name!”