Tag Archives: John James

How to Almost Run a Marathon

With Caro away on a charity cycle ride, I thought I’d regale you with a few tales of my own attempts to raise money for charity. I’m really not that good at it. I was lucky as a child. Every … Continue reading

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John James

I have mentioned before that, when I started junior school at the age of almost 8, I was moved up a year because the year below me was full. In total, there were four of us who that happened to, … Continue reading

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2L and Back

In the long hot summer of 1975 my family moved from Scotland to Royal Leamington Spa (which, out of both convention and sheer laziness, I shall just call Leamington for the rest of my story). I was 7, almost 8, … Continue reading

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