Monthly Archives: April 2011

Stamped

Well today was a 5 hour drive across France to le Puy en Velay. Another beautiful hot day although we had strong winds through the night. I’ve already popped into the cathedral sacristy and had my pilgrim passport stamped, the … Continue reading

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InterMarche & Butterflies

This is yesterday’s blog, but I had connection problems…. Today was about the supermarket and butterflies… We popped into Gourdon to pick up some shopping for the old folks. I have to say I was looking for the ‘tabac’, it’s … Continue reading

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The Trip Down

I woke in our cabin around sunrise, I had been on a top bunk which shouldn’t have been a problem for an able bodied youngster like myself. Only now I realise, I am neither young or able bodied, I am … Continue reading

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And We’re Off…!

Goodbye blighty… See you in 3 months?!!

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Waiting…

Well I’m now sat in the car at Portsmouth harbour waiting for LD Lines to clear the ferry and let us on board! An overnight ferry with my old folks?! Let’s hope my iPod doesn’t die! The anxiety has subsided … Continue reading

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Fundraise 50

UNICEF are pushing a new ‘My Fundraise 50’ challenge. I have already set my goal but for their ‘fundraise 50’ I have  introduced a bonus in the hope some of you will donate. The deal is the first 50 people … Continue reading

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A Little Faith

By the time I got away from the Crown on Sunday it was gone midday. It was a gloriously hot sunny day in Somerset, the ride down to my parents gave me time to reflect on everything thats happened recently … Continue reading

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The dreaded dentist

Well I’m still not smoking which is great and I’m very pleased with myself. I have just started having painful sensations in a tooth or two which is really bad news as I leave for France in 10 days and … Continue reading

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