But why?

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I have always walked.

Walked, hitch hiked, national express, camped out, trains, trespassed, climbed mountains but most of all just walked.

I love the Lake District and the Brecons, Black Sail and Trefan.

My friend Ken says “There’s no such thing as bad weather, only inappropriate clothing”. I almost completely agree, but for a slight reservation concerning fierce easterly winds when you’re heading that way.

It was a bit of a blow to be diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease in 2011, aged only 52 but I haven’t stopped for breath since then. Highlights since diagnosis include:

A very pretty garden

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London’s finest drum & bass sound system

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Bagging a few hills, including Great Gable

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Buying a wholly unsuitable vehicle

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Getting an unexpected lift in a brightly coloured Range Rover when I visited Fylingdales

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… and walking the coastline of Yorkshire from Staithes to Scarborough (I was staying with Lee at Boggle Hole), which gave me the idea for the current mission.

I just like walking

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2 thoughts on “But why?

  1. Another thought on “But Why?”…… Because it’s there : )
    Good luck and enjoy, I’ll be watching.
    But Easterlies can be awesome.

    Pete
    Modern Screws

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