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Mad Friday Fun-draising!!!

December 28, 2017 | 12:40 pm

It’s becoming a bit of a Christmas tradition…! The last Friday evening before Christmas – MAD Friday – has to be spent at the Carpenters Arms in Tickhill, where Vest and Pants do their Christmas set! This year was no … Continue reading


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Four4aCure 2016

March 31, 2016 | 7:01 pm

Another year and another opportunity for Gareth to pester your for sponsorship…! Are you getting bored yet? I’m sure most of my friends and family must be. They probably cross the street when they see me! I have a few … Continue reading


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London Triathlon 2015

August 9, 2015 | 5:11 pm

Yesterday, I completed the London Triathlon (Olympic Distance) for the second time. Some of you might be saying, “I didn’t know you were doing a Triathlon..?” It’s true that up until now, when I’m doing a sponsored event, I’d be … Continue reading


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HbA1c targets…

December 11, 2014 | 3:25 pm

Talk on Social Media this morning has been mostly about next years NICE guidelines (or the latest draft of them), particularly pertaining to Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM) and HbA1C targets. It seems that more criteria are being set within the … Continue reading


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Why aren’t Dexcom Sharing….?

October 27, 2014 | 9:04 pm

Despite the slightly antagonistic title to this blog post, I’m not setting out to ‘have a go’ at Dexcom as I write this. I simply want to voice our disappointment that the new Dexcom Share accessory won’t be coming to … Continue reading


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The future is nigh!

October 18, 2014 | 4:00 pm

Today, Nikki and I went with Samuel & Grace (Lily-Anne was on a drama group trip) to Lincoln. Not to visit the Cathedral or old city, both of which would’ve been nice. Instead, to go to a JDRF Type 1 … Continue reading


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Pizza, Pasta and Pedaling

October 10, 2014 | 5:52 pm

Eroica is the Italian word for heroes or heroic. L’Eroica therefore means ‘The heroes’ or ‘The heroic’. I have now come to understand why the bike ride I did over the weekend is so called. There were so many heroes … Continue reading


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Cut it out!

August 21, 2014 | 11:02 am

A week into my holiday and I have finally got round to blogging about the third ride in my Four4Cure challenge – Ride London. The proper name for the ride is actually the ‘Prudential RideLondon 100’ – a bit of … Continue reading


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Old School Climbing

August 9, 2014 | 7:44 am

It’s taken me a couple of weeks to get around to blogging about it, but the second of my four rides in this years Four 4 a Cure challenge took place on 22nd June. I was originally going to get … Continue reading


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The French for detour is…. d├ętour!

June 21, 2014 | 8:30 am

Cycle the the first stage of the Tour de France, they said, and raise money for JDRF whilst you do it! Well, I like a challenge, as you know, and I’m all for raising money to help cure Type 1 … Continue reading


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