Its’ not all Mountaineering – Some of us Care too…

My life isn’t all mountaineering, hair raising adventures and life changing accidents. Some of us care too…

Though we work, it’s what goes on in the background that changes our lives. Some days were not at our best because we’ve been up all night with a sick child, ended up in hospital because of an accident or sat crying with a friend who needs support. Caring is exhausting work, but we do it because we love the people we care for. So next time you see someone at work yawning or a little bedraggled, don’t always assume that they’ve been out on the town until dawn – they might need support and a friendly smile…

A lovely article in @derbyshire.live today from @anton.rippon covering the last few years of my life and how it has evolved and changed since the death of my father…