Mercure Kidderminster Hotel
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And so after a long flight - 12+ hours - we arrived in Paris, grabbed a quick drink and then on to Birmingham. Unfortunately, Pat's suitcase decided to stop off in Paris but will hopefully be delivered tomorrow! Back to a sunny UK, with a temperature not much cooler than Hanoi yesterday, where the blossom is in full swing. Lots of memories of a lovely holiday. ...
Sun is shining, grass is green ...... Well it is now. Nathan and Bob have laid the new lawn and it looks fab. Planted some annuals in the beds, baskets are ordered, and Hank has just picked up our new patio set. All looks fab. Had dinner out in the garden. Happy days ...
It was very dark and wet when we woke up to the alarm. Leanne arrived as planned and drove us to the airport. Unfortunately, as we left the M6 there was a huge tail back where we needed to go, presumably due to an accident.. We sat in it for a while, moving 100yds in 10 mins. Action was needed so we headed off towards Tamworth where we saw signs towards Coleshill. At least that was vaguely in the right direction. Between my limited knowledge and Leanne's iPhone, ...
... and the doors locked before going thro the double gate system into the big cat enclosures. A pride of female lions freely roamed and came so close to the car it was unbelievable. Cheetahs were behind wire fences, as were tigers and painted African dogs, but the highlight were the white tigers (now extinct in the wild) and white lions (only 70 left in the wild in a small area of South Africa) which included a gorgeous male white lion keeping a dignified distance from his harem. ...
... for anything to last.
Somewhere around mile 11 my feet began to hurt. I have Morton's neuroma anyway, which is a pinched nerve in my foot, but this pain was from the tendons in my other foot. The training schedule does mention the need for the tendons to toughen up, and I could guess that I still had mere 11 mile tendons, rather than 25 mile tendons. Still, I was going to do 15 miles, like it or not, so I carried on, looping up round Blackstone rock and ...