Atherton, one year on

A couple of months ago we published a story by Elaine who’d had her cardiac arrest during a long distance bike ride, from Manchester to Blackpool. One year on she’s given the ultimate 2 fingers up to the grim-reaper by completing the event this year! Well done Elaine for giving inspiration to others and showing … Read more

Atherton, almost out

My alarm went off at 5am on 8 July 2018 and I got up and had a breakfast of scrambled eggs and toast in preparation for a 60 mile charity bike ride from Manchester to Blackpool. My cycling partner, Beverley, arrived at my house in Lytham St Annes at 6am and we set off shortly after for Manchester with me driving. I remember none of this.