The Menzies Mickleover Court
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So today is the the day I begin my journey, although a Travelodge in Birmingham isn't quite as exciting as Tanzania... (probably dirtier as well).
I'm currently doing some last minute rearranging of suitcases to fit everything in, with the help of Kenny ...
... walked up a steep hill called Thorpe Cloud. Didn't quite get to the top as it was extremely windy and we nearly got blown over from the point we climbed to. The view was equally spectacular though. We looked South over the Peak District and across to Derby. Earlier in the day we had been talking about how England is so flat. We were surprised at the size of the hills in the Peak ...
... news from Paris which is awful, and still unfolding. Had a delicious take away as is the usual Friday evening meal here. More chat and then an early night. Have to be up earlier tomorrow as Diane and myself are going to a ladies breakfast at 8am for an 8.30 start. Cannock folk note it is a LADIES breakfast!!!. A very relaxed start to be big ...
99. Wilmot Wander
32 miles 3786 total miles.
4.31 MPH 13.55 minute miles.
Staggered start at 08:08. Nice to be independent and rely on our own route finding. We saw people along the way all day either the faster runners over taking us or us overtaking the walkers. It was mostly a friendly event, just the occasional person too lost ...
... the cookery demonstration - on one level a bit of an infomercial for their cookeware but a good show nevertheless. The shops included a giftshop, kitchen shop, glasswear and garden shop in addition to the obvious Denby pottery and china. It was after 4 before we tore ourselves away. Pip was keen to go to a place called Bluebells - a dairy on a farm, renowned for it's icecream and great cafe. This was the next stop - a bit of a detour but not too far. It was ...