On any given day, Refuge supports 7000 women and children fleeing from domestic abuse. So why have I chosen this charity and this cause? Last year, someone I know disclosed to me she was in an abusive relationship. I was so shocked to hear what had been going on, and I turned to two veryContinue reading “56 miles for Refuge and Domestic Abuse”
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The Grief Trail Project Snowdonia Hike
A massive congratulations to those who joined us on a 17.6km (10.9 miles) hike in Snowdonia National Park today to raise money for both and @roadpeacecharity. And massive thank you to Kasia Piatek for helping me co-lead the hike. Each person today was hiking in memory of a loved one who died in a roadContinue reading “The Grief Trail Project Snowdonia Hike”
Y Garn via Twll Du – mountain day adventures of a trainee Mountain Leader and her companions.
I was blessed with a high pressure system, a blue sky and not a cloud in sight on Saturday March 19, 2022 as I parked my vehicle on the A5 in Snowdonia National Park. Today my quality mountain day included a hike up to Y Garn in the Glyderau of Snowdonia National Park with twoContinue reading “Y Garn via Twll Du – mountain day adventures of a trainee Mountain Leader and her companions.”
The Unspoken Bonds That Unite and Heal
On Sunday September 5, 2021, The Grief Trail Project held their first fundraising hike for people who have lost a loved one in a road crash. The project was funded by The Yes Grant, and was a joint fundraising event to support Brake, the road safety charity, and RoadPeace, the national charity for road crashContinue reading “The Unspoken Bonds That Unite and Heal”
The blissful stillness of Kinder Scout – a solo hike
”The solitude of sitting alone on a rocky outcrop, and the blissful quiet around filled me with inner calm and peace.”
The Grief Trail Project fundraiser – sold out!
A huge thank you to everyone who has signed up to the Peak District guided hike to raise money for both Brake, the road safety charity, and RoadPeace, the national charity for road crash victims. This event is now sold out! Most of the people who have signed up have been bereaved from a roadContinue reading “The Grief Trail Project fundraiser – sold out!”
The Grief Trail Project Fundraiser
We are so excited to be working in partnership with https://www.brake.org.uk/ and https://www.roadpeace.org/ to run a free, guided hike in the Peak District on Sunday September 5, 2021. The hike will raise money for both road safety charities to support those bereaved or injured from a road crash, and their work to make roads saferContinue reading “The Grief Trail Project Fundraiser”
Peak District Fundraiser Hike
Join us for a guided lowland hike in the beautiful Peak District on Sunday September 5, 2021. Starting from Ilam Park at 8am, our 10 mile fundraising hike will take you through the beautiful Ilam Park, Hall Dale, Dovedale Wood, up Thorpe Cloud and across the Dovedale Stepping Stones, before returning to Ilam. Many ofContinue reading “Peak District Fundraiser Hike”