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!”

How not to prepare for the Rivers Ride AKA Where I’ve been

On Friday 15 February, I volunteered to write a blog on my preparation for and experience of the 2013 Rivers Ride. On Sunday 17 February, I fell off my bike and broke a few bones. I’m no expert, but that’s not how I think you should prepare! Since then lots of people have asked meContinue reading “How not to prepare for the Rivers Ride AKA Where I’ve been”

Managing radioactive waste safely

I don’t often blog about work. However, next week, my employer – Copeland Borough Council – will take a significant decision on a project I have been involved in since the outset. This decision, is whether the council should continue to be involved in the government’s Managing Radioactive Waste Safely process, and move to stageContinue reading “Managing radioactive waste safely”