Increasing physical activity improves health outcomes

We’re Running the London Marathon for Hospice UK!

Why? In 2016, Jean Blower, the mother of Podiatrist and Co-Director, Nicola Blower, passed away as a result of bowel cancer. Nicola’s Mum was looked after brilliantly in her final moments by a Hospice in Lancashire. Hospices provide a very much needed aspect of end of life care when people are too ill to be […]

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Walkrite Team

Podiatrist Vacancy!

If you are, or if you know of, a brilliant Podiatrist, we would love to talk! We are looking to recruit a Podiatrist into a vacancy in our team here at Walkrite, Peterborough. If you are looking to change direction in your career or are just curious as to what other options there may be […]

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Face masks no longer required in clinic

Today marked the final day that our patients and staff wore face masks. From tomorrow, 31st May 2022, face masks will no longer be required in clinic. This is a milestone after 2 years of restrictions, but we know not everyone will feel 100% comfortable once face masks are no longer required. For patients who […]

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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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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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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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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

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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Lakes for Level Water Charity Swim

Today we completed a 5km swim for the charity Lakes for Level Water. As a business, and personally, we wanted to swim for this charity today not just because they provide one-to-one swimming lessons for children with disabilities, but also because I have seen first-hand through treating para-athletes and seeing them compete in events that […]

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