Category: Exercise & fitness

What do / did you do to keep fit during lockdown? What type of exercise do / did you enjoy? Is / Was it different in any way? Does / Did it help? Is / Was it effective?

Posted in Exercise & fitness Leisure Nature & garden Poetry Reflections

Blog post by Jane Spiro

Withig ford: the ford by the willows The echo in the valley pads behind me, stopping when I do, urging on when I do. It…

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Posted in Comfort and support Exercise & fitness Family Nature & garden

Blog post by Anon.

Before the lockdown, I always wanted to explore Eynsham with my husband and two children. We had lived here 5 years but hadn’t realised what beautiful…

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Blog post by Toby Goss

Eynsham Morris Six months on from the start of lockdown, it has become clear that the Covid-19 virus is not going anywhere, any time soon….

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Blog post by John Daniel

Back to normal People have stopped saying “Hi!” and “Hullo!” and “Lovely Day!” Strangers greeting each other, leisurely walking or pedalling on bikes during lock-down….

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Blog post by ladylarfalot

Ruminations of Pilot the Pooch (15) A week or so ago, we all went to the seaside, but the beaches were so crowded, Dad drove…

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Blog post by Eynsham Parish Council

Eynsham Parish Council Lockdown Blog submission The meetings that didn’t take place:–  Full Council – 24 March at the Pavilion.  We were just a little…

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Blog post by Lucy Badger

Eynsham Lockdown Caterpillar During Lockdown a caterpillar has appeared on the woodland walk around the ancient Fish Ponds! A brightly coloured stone caterpillar which children…

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Blog post by Jess Horwood

A lockdown pregnancy A first pregnancy is an exciting time for any couple.  It’s a time for making preparations, shopping trips to find beautiful tiny…

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Blog post by Eileen Mace

STAY IN, STAY SAFE On the 16th March 2020 the Government advised over 70s to stay in to stay safe. As we are 75 and vulnerable…

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Blog post by Toby Goss

Eynsham Morris It was March 2020, and Eynsham Morris were well on the way to finalising our programme for the coming year. Dance practices had…

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