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Ok laterooms.com all is forgiven…

Just to update on my Berlin shenanigans, Laterooms.com called me up after picking up on one of my Tweets (quick off the mark). They had looked into the problem and the fault was entirely with the hotel on this occasion … Continue reading

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Super VPN – privacy online

Ok this is a bit off topic but when I’m not running I like to keep myself up to date in all things IT and recently discovered a secure Virtual Private Network, or VPN, service provider which may be of … Continue reading

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Fundraising Update

Just added up the total donations across my chosen charities to date and the running total so far is £1220.64 including gift aid which is fantastic. Many thanks to all who have donated so far as I’m just about a … Continue reading

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Why am I not doing London?

A few people have asked me why I didn’t apply for one of the many charity places in the London Marathon when I was rejected from the public ballot and this has become the subject of several arguments so I thought I … Continue reading

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Destination Berlin

After a rave review from a friend of mine over Christmas I decided to go for it and enter the Berlin Marathon in September (now confirmed). I’m looking forward to it as it’s rated as one of the flattest Marathons … Continue reading

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Fame at Last!

Got a mention in my hometown local paper last night. You can read the article here which has attracted some attention from a few old friends. I’m expecting a mention in one or two of the local papers where I … Continue reading

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Thanks again!

Running total to date: £584 in donations + £143.56 gift aid. Thanks to all who have donated so far, my targets don’t seem quite so far away as they did last month 🙂

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