Walk to London – 10 Downing Street

The deed is done, the walk has been walked and the petition delivered to 10 Downing Street! Sarah and Derek had some delays in getting to the starting point at Edgware Road but got to the finishing line by 3pm, and met up with Richard on the way. Once the petition had been handed in, there was an interview on …

Walk to London – Penultimate Report

This is the penultimate report from the amazing walk from Shrewsbury to London. The walkers got as far as Edgware Road today, which leaves them 10 miles to walk tomorrow. The weather was fine, with just a few moments of fine rain, but spirits are up, and Derek’;s daughter, Hannah gave great moral support as she walked alongside Derek and …

Walk to London – 35 Miles to go…

It’s been a beautiful clear day today with blue skies and perfect temperatures for the walk. Milton Keynes was tricky to negotiate with lots of busy roads and confusing roundabouts! Thankfully that bit of the walk is now behind them, and tomorrow they are due to have some company from Jimmy’s friends and Derek’s daughter, Hannah. Derek is suffering with …

Walk to London – Derek’s Struggle

Please pray for Derek’s toes. The extra padding on his toes has put pressure on the toenails and they are very painful. He has taken pain killers, but there is a very real possibility that he will be unable to complete the walk. Pray that God will do a miraculous healing on Derek’s feet and that he will be able …

Walk to London – November 9th

Morning all. All is well! Day 4 about to commence. Apologies for radio silence! Last 3 days very difficult but we are on schedule! 71 miles completed! London here we come! Numerous blisters and 3 different kinds of footwear but still intact! Today, Coventry to Towcester. Please send or take round all petitions to the following address by next monday …