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Our Favourite Walks

This week, we have been asking for your recommendations for a good walk. We thought it would be nice to share some our favourite walks with you so we asked around the office. Below is a selection of where our staff like to go for a stroll. Gary – The North Esk Way Although not […]

Spring Photo Competition Winners

We had loads of really great spring photo competition entries. Selfies, landscapes, portraits, pets and just about everything else in between. We thoroughly enjoyed sifting through them all, thnk you to everyone who took part and we’ll publish some more of your photos before the end of the challenge. So, without further ado here are […]

Spring Photo Competition Entries

Last week was photo competition week. Here’s a few of the fabulous photos you sent us, you can check out who won in this blog post. Natalia, team captain from “We’re not last, we’re pacing ourselves” at Edinburgh College sent this selfie from Blackford Hill in Edinburgh looking over to Arthur’s Seat. Team Finance Slim […]

Meet the Walkers: Lyndsay

My obsession with walking started in 2013. My Dad bought me a Fitbit as a novelty gift from his holiday in the USA. I had never used a pedometer before. Once I clipped it on, I was hooked. I continually tried to beat my daily step count. I decided to clean up my diet and […]

Your Favourite Walk Competition

This week we’d like to hear about your favourite place to walk. Long, short, near, far, on your own or with a pal we love them all. It’s also good to get a recommendation for new places to explore on foot. To take part just complete the form below. Everyone who enters will have the […]



Challenge Partners

We have a number of partners supporting the Step Count Challenge. See how our partners can help.