Ruth M's blog posts
Blog Inside view from the Crew - Norwich
After 23 years the Ian Botham juggernaut rolled back into sleepy Norfolk. Yes it was in 1989 when Sir Beefy last walked through Norwich and it seems little has changed since his last visit.
Blog Inside view from the Crew - Glasgow
Outside the Malmaison hotel, Sir Ian has spoken to the media and the press have taken their photos. Todays Local Heroes, 4 year old Rebecca Foley and 4 year old Ben Magee are ready for the start. The morning chill gives way to spring sunshine. We are off.
Blog Inside view from the Crew - Cardiff
Day 7. Cardiff 'Croeso i Gymru. Fynd am dro braf.' The forecast was rain. Beefy and his crew left Bristol for an hours drive to the Welsh capital.
Blog Inside view from the crew - Birmingham
Day 6 Birmingham The day got off to a painful start with 2 year old grandson Kieran waking up Grandad Beefy by grabbing both blistered feet and shouting surprise. A shocked Beefy sat bolt upright in bed to be greeted by an innocent smile. What better preparation for the 17 miles ahead?