One donor can give life to several people and restore the sight of two more. To decide whether or not you want to give life to someone else after you have died is something very personal and you need to make your own decision. Please also let your family and friends know your wishes.
By joining the register you are giving your agreement to your organs and tissues being used for transplantation to save or enhance the lives of others after your death.
Performance Programme My plan and diary for cycling in 2022 will focus on audaxes (long-distance rides) throughout the year, peaking in August for London-Edinburgh-London. 2022 targets Complete the Audax UK Randonneur 2500 award (200 ... (more)
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This is a new route that heads west from Manningtree, reaching Buntingford (just east of Stevenage) before heading back again. It's organised by Adam Young. Online entry is available at audax.uk, and you can get the route + route card ... (more)
Riders had decent weather for this event between Essex and Yorkshire, with warm sunshine most of the time and a manageable southerly breeze. There were 60 finishers - see the list on Audax UK. It was a bit too easy heading north, with ... (more)
The Crivit® product range If you're looking for outdoors clothing or accessories, you could do worse than to browse the Crivit® range. Crivit® is a brand of German supermarket Lidl's, so it's most convenient for UK customers to head down ... (more)
This is a feed of everything I'm interested in, filtered and categorised according to my choices. Channels: Twitter (multiple accounts) Facebook groups Facebook pages Google+ LinkedIn Flickr Youtube Website RSS Webpage updates ... (more)
John Swindells I am a career professional in software development, becoming proficient in various systems and languages since 1992. In recent years I have been especially active in web and mobile app projects. I stepped down in April ... (more)
Conditions were cold but dry for this test event, and turnout was good from the club. Sense getting the better of valour, members ended up only riding the first 100km loop. I got confused about the meeting point, rode the first loop solo ... (more)
Photos and video from the 5k race on a 1km circuit in Fakenham town centre! (more)
There are lots and lots of options nowadays for recording your parkrun, and the prices vary enormously. Even within the Garmin stable you could pay from under £50 for a fully working second-hand unit, to £500 or more for the latest ... (more)
The event couldn't have gone any better, to be honest! There were around 110 starters, with three from Iceni Velo, and we set off individually between 5:30 and 6:00. Despite a chilly start (below -3Ã¢ÂÂ according to my Garmin), the ... (more)
During periods of extreme heat and drought it is important to limit the amount of time you spend outdoors, but the garden will need a bit of attention! The best thing you can do is to collect waste water from indoor usage (eg, from washing ... (more)
Our young little cat Tess almost managed to down a pigeon! From indoors I saw her looking ready to pounce on something in the garden, so I went round to the other window and there was a pigeon pecking around. I started filming and a few ... (more)