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    Registered User jimbo 111's Avatar
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    Jan 2009
    North Bucks

    Climbs a mountain wth alzheimers

    Good article in DM today
    Followed this evening on BBC1 7.00pm
    Good publicity for Alzhiemers Soc

    The man who gets up at 4am to climb a mountain before brekkie - every day! Impressed? The rest of his story will take your breath away
    The 67-year-old has suffered from*Alzheimer's disease for at least seven years
    Sion Jair has been up the Old Man of Coniston in the Lake District 5,000 times

    He climbs it in all weathers and has a bag containing a climbing kit and a radio*

    Read more:
    ”Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful committed citizens can change the world - indeed it is the only thing that ever does" (Margaret Meade)

    Sometimes your joy is the source of your smile, but sometimes your smile can be the source of your joy.”

    Life is like a garden. Perfect moments can be had. But not preserved. Except in memory" Leonard Nimoy

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    Registered User Kevinl's Avatar
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    Aug 2013
    There's a link to an interview on the BBC iplayer.

    If you're going through hell, keep going

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    Nov 2016
    Saw this guy on TV last night. amazing!!


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