Author Archive | Nicola Blower

Can these flat feet conquer the desert?

Friend of Walkrite, Richard Conroy, and friends Dan Kirby and Darren Robinson are running the Marathon de Sables multi-day desert running race this month! They will be starting the race on 25th March 2022 and raising money for KidsOut. You can see all the details of the charity, donate to their cause and see updates […]

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Face mask wearing protocol

Please continue to wear a mask in clinic!

As the Covid-19 pandemic is progressing and advice is changing, it can seem as though day-to-day life is returning to normal but masks are now mandatory in healthcare settings. We will continue to keep up-to-date with the guidance that is issued to us and change our requirements for patients visiting us accordingly but, for now, […]

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Running 100 miles in January 2022

We are running 100 miles in January for Hospice UK

Increased physical activity lowers your risk of developing conditions that can shorten your life and may lead to you needing Hospice care We are running 100 miles in the month of January 2022 to raise money for Hospice UK and to promote the link between increased physical activity levels and a lowered risk of developing […]

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Walkrite Christmas Closure

Christmas Closure

We’re taking a break until the New Year! Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to you all. The clinic is closed from 4pm on Friday 24th December 2021 until 10am on Tuesday 4th January 2022. During this break, we will not be replying to emails and phone calls but you can still leave a message […]

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Feet emotions

Covid-19: What to expect in clinic from 19th July 2021

Freedom Day? The changes to Covid-19 restrictions in England from 19th July will be welcomed by many but, to others, these changes will be both unwelcome and worrying. Public Health England and our representative body, the Royal College of Podiatry have advised that we need to continue wearing the personal protective equipment (PPE) that we […]

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Podiatry clinic Peterborough New

Our new Podiatry clinic in Peterborough!

We have moved into our new Podiatry clinic in Peterborough. We are so thankful to all the multi-disciplinry clinics that we have worked in since our incorporation in 2003, which enabled us to see many, many patients and build our business to the point were we could open a clinic of our own. The new […]

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A brannock foot gauge can be used to measure feet

The importance of fitting boots and trail shoes

Heavy duty activity like trail running and long distance walking demands a lot from our feet but a lot more from our shoes. Uneven ground, demanding conditions and constant impact mean that it is more likely that our feet will get irritated by the shoe and not just the activity. This makes fitting of boots […]

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Covid update Walkrite 04-01-2021

Covid lockdown 04-01-2021

We remain open during Lockdown 3.0 We are incredibly thankful to be able to remain open during the latest lockdown. Sadly, we are still unable to see patients at our Podiatry clinic in Peterborough but we can continue to see patients at our Podiatry clinic in Stamford. If you have an appointment booked or wish […]

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Covid update Walkrite 04-01-2021

Covid Lockdown 05.11.2020: We remain open!

Following guidance from Public Health England and The College of Podiatry, we are please to confirm that we remain open but, sadly, still only able to see patients at our Stamford clinic. If you have an appointment booked with us, this appointment will still go ahead with all the appropriate infection control measures we already […]

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Covid update Walkrite 04-01-2021

Peterborough clinic

Unfortunately, we have still not been able to re-open our clinics at the Fitzwilliam Hospital, Peterborough. This is because the hospital is prioritising its NHS commitments and the backlog of patients it has generated during lockdown. Social distancing regulations have also meant that clinic space in the hospital is not yet available for our Podiatry […]

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