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An edited version of my next church magazine article: Promise: “when you say that you will certainly do or not do something” The side of the Business Express lorry I recently noticed along the Hagley Road was decorated with the words ‘A promise means nothing until it’s delivered’. The Business Express website claims that its… Read More Promises, promises
August draws to its close and the new school term is almost upon us. It’s been a good summer despite the drab greyness that has been pierced far too infrequently with sunshine. Here are some high points from the last month or so: 1. completing the 351 mile Bar Yar cycle challenge with Ste. Photos here. We… Read More summer fun
What better way to welcome the start of a week’s holiday than to watch my beloved Watford FC in the opening Championship fixture of the new season, thanks to Sky Sports. This season the league looks wide open for the taking and although I doubt we’ll be mounting a serious challenge it’s still good to… Read More 3 points ahead of EVERYONE!
The half marathon event last Saturday from Wolverhampton to Birmingham was good fun, a unique course, too hot and I was glad to reach the end but disappointed not to come in under 2 hours. Nevertheless I did beat my previous PB of 2 hrs 8 mins but a whole minute! Next up is the… Read More running on empty
Next Saturday is the Black Country/Birmingham half marathon event and so today I took the opportunity to familiarise myself with the route by cycling along the canal towpath. It also gave me a good distance on the bike as the Bar-Yar cycle challenge looms large on the horizon. For regular updates on the cycle challenge… Read More Training continues