Tag: Sevenoaks

  • A Knight’s Tale (86: More Running)

    During the decade of my forties I was to run eighteen marathons and several shorter races, such as the Windsor Great Park half marathon of 1983. In all, including the training runs, I covered 25,000 miles on the roads. I must have been the only person in Southern England who slept through the great storm […]

  • The Great Storm

    Setting off early en route to The Firs for four days, we stopped off at the Lower Morden Garden Centre; joined the hordes of hopeful gardeners ignoring the drizzle on this dull and gloomy day; and contemplated the curse of the English Bank Holiday. ┬áHere we were, hot on the heels of the first weeks […]