The Hay Fever Pill and Selling

I’ve suffered from Hay Fever since I was a child, with a slight respite when I lived in central London for two years in the mid 80’s. No grass there. Now we live right bang in the countryside surrounded by grass, wheat and rape seed fields and my hay fever is rampant. The answer is to take anti hay fever tablets but I’ve been doing this for years but during heavy pollen days in July the pollen gets the better of me and strikes me down until... Claire suggested I…

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Lessons from a Rickshaw

My journey from the hotel to the training venue in Dhaka, Bangladesh, was only 2 miles yet it took 45 minutes to drive there each morning. The traffic was some of the worst I’ve seen. Cars honking their horns and jostling for position to try and steal a few yards wherever possible. Buses meandering in the lanes, people leaning outside of the windows to gasp some air in the 35 degree temperatures, with almost 100% humidity. The winners? The rickshaws. Tricycles pulling two seats for passengers who paid a few…

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