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The power of Dance

  Love Dance, Love Life The Berry Brothers Tap dancing brothers I often muse as to how good dancers come about, is it that they just have that extra something special or is it just down to sheer hard work and diligence.

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Trek up Highest Mountain in Peak District – Kinder Scout

After negotiating the beautifully laid wood head pass road, myself and Stevie arrived in the village of Edale fresh and ready for the unexpected. In fact we were more than prepared for our visit to Kinder Scout as Stevie was packed up with his essentials of lucozade, health choc bars and sanies and me with …

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A Trek up Scafell Pike (Highest Mountain in England)

Trekking up Scafell Pike 12/6/2010. Started 11.50am. The weather was definitely on our side with the sun and breeze flowing freely up the valley. Really beautiful views as you look out to the Irish sea. We took several much needed rest breaks and reached the summit at a respectable time of 3.00pm. Brilliant day and …

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Trek up the highest mountain in Wales – Snowdon

4/9/2010 Set off walking from Peny Pass along the Miners track which was a gentle walk of about a mile and half until meeting a steep 45 degree gradient at the base of Snowdon’s peak. This was where the real work started and for what felt like 2-3 miles of sheer upward slog the summit became visible and …

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Helping a World Record attempt

Every so  often I get the opportunity to be involved in something special. On this day it was assisting the Greater Manchester Police in their brave attempt to complete a 36 hour martial arts marathon. After volunteering my services as one of the instructors, I can whole heartedly say that the participants demonstrated an unquenching desire to see their …

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