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Kajaki

Kajaki Follow @shorterSi   Kajaki. The True Story, a portrait of a harrowing real life event in the midst of the Afghanistan conflict, and a modern British war film. Kajaki. The True Story depicts an incident involving a group of soldiers, mostly from the British Army’s 3rd Battalion, The Parachute Regiment (3 Para), who were trapped in…
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What’s stopping you?

What’s stopping you? What’s stopping you? Finding your ultimate challenge, it isn’t hard. It’s there right in front of you. A challenge could be big, small, long or short. It doesn’t matter what it looks like as long you’re out of you comfort zone. Even just slightly.   What does a challenge look like? So what does it…
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Life in a Wheelchair

    Life in a Wheelchair – Part One After I was injured I spent some time in a wheelchair; I got to understand some of the restrictions that come with using one of these mobility aids. Some of it was not so much fun but there was the odd moment when it wasn’t so bad. There…
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Who Saved Me?

Who saved me? My last blog post concentrated on ‘What Saved My Life?’ This post is going to be even harder to answer. Some of it is going to come from some clever guess work and some from what I know. Initially I am going to concentrate on my journey back from Afghanistan to Britain,…
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5 Amazing Things Which Saved My Life?

5 Amazing Things Which Saved My Life?   What are the 5 Amazing Things Which Saved My Life? Actually, 6 things saved my life if I’m honest. I simply would not have survived these injuries if I had received them in the UK. Now that statement isn’t a criticism of the National Health Service or…
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Funny After Dinner Stories

 Funny After Dinner Stories I’ve seen it all at After Dinner Functions. Incredible generosity, brilliant hosts and people having great fun whilst raising huge amounts for various charities and causes. But I’ve also seen some amusing stuff as well, here’s a few funny after dinner stories! The Drunk Celebrity   I attended an After Dinner Function as…
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