“Yes, you’ve got Parkinson’s”

Like many other people with a significant diagnosis I know exactly when I was diagnosed with Parkinson’s - July 16 2019. I didn’t know quite what it would mean, but I did know that it was a life-changing moment!  And like many others with Parkinson’s that wasn’t the first step on the road. So when … Continue reading “Yes, you’ve got Parkinson’s”


Paying the penalty

Yesterday I took another faltering step in my totally unexpected, late burgeoning sports career. I played for my walking football club, Pennine Parkies, in the Cure Parkinson’s Cup at the home of England football, St George’s Park National Football Centre. It was a full-on event, and very rewarding to take part in.  I first got … Continue reading Paying the penalty