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#LastSummer – the Ice Bucket Challenge!

#LastSummer – the Ice Bucket Challenge! It’s Motor Neurone Disease Awareness month this June.. Their theme this year is #LastSummer. Who can forget the (literal) deluge of videos across the globe of people taking part in the Ice Bucket Challenge to raise awareness of MND? It was without question one of social media’s greatest viral…
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Top Ten Tips for Chelsea Flower Show

Top Ten Tips for Chelsea Flower Show This 19th-23rd May is the British gardening event of the year, Chelsea Flower Show! Always a fantastic day out, we’ve compiled a list of the must see features of this year and some handy tips on how to make the most of your visit. Enjoy! Chorley…
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“I’m so glad I’ve found Flexyfoot!”

“I’m so glad I’ve found Flexyfoot!” We were delighted to have this rather wonderful feedback from a recent customer of ours, thank you Janet! “I love flexyfoot!  I’ve been using them for over a year on my crutches and I find that I feel MUCH more secure using crutches with these ferrules rather than traditional ferrules. …
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Spring into action!

Spring is almost upon us, we can hear the birdsong in the morning and the evenings are gradually stretching out as each day passes. It’s a busy time in nature, and for all of those keen gardeners who welcome the rise in temperature and reach for their secateurs with renewed…
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Wonderful Winter Walks

Wonderful Winter Walks Let’s face it; it’s hard to beat the invigorating sensation of a brisk walk on a cold winter’s day, and that feeling of comfort and warmth once you’re back inside with a well earned hot drink! From 20th December until  4th January, the Ramblers charity are running the…
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Urban Hiking Pole Reviewed – “A great alternative to traditional poles”

Urban Hiking Pole Reviewed – “A great alternative to traditional poles” We were delighted when the outdoors gadget blog ‘Walk Hike Climb’ wanted to test drive our Hiking Pole. Even more so when we read the final review! Have a read below to see what they thought of it…   ” Over the years I found that walking, mainly on steep…
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How a Ferrule can change your life

How a Ferrule can change your life We love this article that was recently published in ‘The Lady’ magazine. We know how much Flexyfoot means to our customers from the great comments we receive every day, but having it published in black and white has really made our week. Hope you enjoy the read!…
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David Rawlins – Ambition through Adversity

David Rawlins – Ambition through Adversity My life after the military We challenge you to not feel inspired after reading David’s story, we really enjoyed his visit to Flexyfoot! Here is the story of his journey from the Army to the world of Aviation… Andover’s David Rawlins was just your average 21 year old; a fit…
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Daphne Rose – ‘Life After Amputation’

Daphne Rose – ‘Life After Amputation’ At Flexyfoot, we like nothing better than hearing from our customers about how they use their walking aids. Every single person has a different story to tell, so we decided to get in touch with a couple of our customers and find out more about how they…
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Increased Activity = Reduced Dementia Risk?

Increased Activity = Reduced Dementia Risk? We’ve been fascinated by the study published recently (BBC Report here) that shows a clear link between lack of physical activity and the development of Alzheimers. We all know that staying fit and healthy is good for us, but this research shows how taking action now can help…
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