Week 3 – Muscles, Research and Motivation | VMLM 2019

You might think 26.2 miles is a long way – the last week has shown me just how long that distance is! Sometimes, it really baffles me why people voluntarily drag themselves around a 42.16 kilometre course -for fun! Training is hard but I’m getting through each run – one by one, minute by minute!…

The Youth Sports Trust | VMLM 2019

As you might already know, I’m running the London Marathon for two charities, the Youth Sports Trust and Make a Wish. Over the next few weeks I’ll be telling you about some of the amazing work of each of these charities.¬† Let’s start off with The Youth Sports Trust. They do some amazing work with…

Andy Murray – a sporting legend.

Professional sport takes no prisoners, and Andy Murray is no exception. Andy Murray has hit the news headlines for all the reasons he probably didn’t want to. No, he’s not won a tournament, or a tennis slam – he’s retiring this year, Wimbledon at the latest due to a chronic hip injury. He now sits…

Rushmoor Country Park and Falconry Centre | Photography

The Peak District was our destination of choice over the summer of 2018. We were lucky enough to visit Rushmoor Country Park and Falconry Centre on the trip. These are some of the shots I took while we were there. They’ve got a great selection of animals, from rabbits to donkeys, sheep and various birds…

Science – getting the word out!

Why should I know about science? Why does it matter to me? Well, science, – love it or hate it, we can’t avoid it. You could probably define it as “how everything works”. From the make-up you use in the morning to your biological clock at night – science is the inner workings of the…

Happy New Year!

It’s finally¬†2019! At parts of last year I thought it would never come but it has! Most people make new years resolutions, I haven’t this year. Throughout this post I’ll chat about what my plans for 2019 are. The short answer is do more of what I did last year, though while eating less chocolate…

Chimps! | Practical Photography Magazine

This month’s Practical Photography magazine has an unexpected addition! I made it into the Practical Photography magazine! This picture features in their ’10 Clicks’ section. This particular picture was taken at Wingham Wildlife Park in Kent – I can spend hours taking pictures at zoos, particularly of these Chimps!