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poppyknot Sat 25-Oct-08 23:08:44

I have MS and have recently been a bit more wobbly and unsure of step.

I am dreading the Arctic weather coming our way (promised by the Express (who else?) in a headline I saw today). Whether it does come next week or not, as we are approaching winter I am feeling more and more nervous about slipping and tripping (never a dainty walker me!)

I went looking for boots or shoes with a decent grip today and found a nice pair of boots (Staccato anyone??) but nothing else that was not a full on walking boot.

I would love to buy my winter footwear in shops other than Tiso or Millets. Reiker had a couple of possibles but nothing in my size.

Does anyone know of anything, perhaps online?

Or has anyone else had this particular quest? It was the first time I went shopping for shoes where all I was looking at was the soles. A rather dispiriting venture, I might add..........

Tortington Sat 25-Oct-08 23:21:54

feast your eyes on thse treds

poppyknot Sat 25-Oct-08 23:28:40

Eyes duly feasted!

smile

Thanks

Tortington Sat 25-Oct-08 23:32:01

and what dya like

honestfriend Sun 26-Oct-08 08:25:24

I have got some boots from Jones the Bootmaker which have a good grippy sole they have £20 off all boots at the moment.

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