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.
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Performance Programme This is my plan and diary for a structured, quality year of cycling in 2019. The plan consists of targeted events and ambitions for the year; the diary breaks down a recent run of play, with some attempt at analysis ... (more)
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Plans are firming up for Iceni Velo's annual cyclo-cross event at World Horse Welfare! The 2020 edition (part of the Eastern CX League's 2019/20 calendar) is sponsored by First Self Drive, a car & van hire company in Norwich. I cycled ... (more)
The Smart Meter rollout in the UK was much maligned in its early years, with issues over compatibility and switching suppliers. We are now onto the second generation, and many issues have been resolved. However, question marks do remain ... (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)
event info Round ten of the Eastern Cyclocross 2019 season, organised by Stowmarket & District CC on the hilly grass and dirty woodland trails of Haughley Park near Woolpit. First race (under-10s) at 9:30, and last race (senior, junior ... (more)
event info Round nine of the Eastern Cyclocross 2019 season, organised by David Hales and featuring flat grassy slogs (and tough climbs on the woods) at Hilly Fields in Colchester. First race (under-10s) at 9:30, and last race (senior, junior ... (more)
Friday: Under-23 men's race I rode up from Holbeach, saw the race pass through Thorne, then rode through afternoon rain to see them at the finish in Harrogate. Saturday: Elite women's race After heavy overnight rain I rode north on ... (more)
An overnight forecast of high winds put the event at risk, but these fortunately didn't happen - although it was quite windy in the afternoon. The course was well laid out on grass and some tarmac, although the grass was exceedingly bumpy ... (more)
This was their standard trailer-load (a 10 x 5 foot trailer) and came out at 27 barrow-loads when shifted into storage. It cost us £150, but for current prices please see their website. (more)