Category Archives: Personal

GB snowboarder Ellie Soutter – portraits in the Alps

I just spent a weekend in Morzine, in the French Alps. It’s normally a girls’ skiing weekend but I’m still protecting my knee while it continues to heal so skiing was out for me. It actually turned out to be quite a disastrous trip for a variety of reasons. But the Alps are stunning and […]

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Looking back, moving forwards

I’ve been so excited about what’s coming up this year and getting everything in place that I’ve hardly had time to reflect. But before January’s over I thought it would be good to look back at what I did last year. It was my best year yet and the first one since I took up […]

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Our trip to Aalesund, Norway

We are very lucky to have some Norwegian friends as neighbours when we go to France for the summer. A couple of years ago they came to visit us in Yorkshire and we showed them the sights. This half term we finally made the return trip to see them in their beautiful home city of […]

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Amsterdam

It’s half term this week and looking for a last minute treat for the children, I saw an offer for a mini-cruise to Amsterdam with P&O from Hull. On a whim, I booked and just a couple of days later we were off to explore. It hadn’t really occurred to me that Europe has been […]

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