IS THIS THE GREATEST TEST OF HUMAN ENDURANCE? Craig Gilchrist attempts to break world record for static bike ride

On Saturday 2 November, Craig Gilchrist a personal trainer from Stoke on Trent will attempt to break the  world record for a marathon static bike ride, a record he previously missed out on by 12 hours. In a bid to raise awareness a for the Douglas Macmillan Hospice, Craig’s attempt will see him cycling a minimum of 276 miles a day with only 60 minutes rest in a 24 hour period. The event takes place at The Wallace Sports and Education Centre, Stoke on Trent.  If Craig is successful in his attempt he will cycle the equivalent of 4140 miles, in 12 days, the same distance from Stoke on Trent to New Delhi in India.

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Hold up, it’s National Stockings Day – Give Breast Cancer Care a leg up on Friday 18 October!

Hold up, it’s National Stockings Day – Give Breast Cancer Care a leg up on Friday 18 October!

Once again on Friday 18th October, to celebrate National Stockings Day, Charnos Hosiery encourages women to ditch the convenience of tights for a day and support Breast Cancer Care. This year’s theme is ‘Work those hold ups’ – encouraging women to wear their stockings/ hold ups underneath their work wear and support the fantastic cause!

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Temperature levels may have dropped but don’t let your fashion sense!

Winter is imminent, temperatures have dropped by at least 10 degrees, and it’s officially time to get into our winter wardrobes and into those winter woollies!

Just because it’s time to start wrapping up warm, practical doesn’t have to mean dull.

Charnos Hosiery’s fabulous new collection of stylish tights will help you stay on trend whilst keeping your legs warm this season.

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51% OF WOMEN NEVER WEAR HOSIERY, DUE TO FIT, CUE XELENCE FROM CHARNOS HOSIERY

Nearly half of the women in the UK are above a size 14 with 23% being plus sized - larger than a size 16. The ‘plus size’ industry is vastly growing and fashion plays a key role in the growth, due to the demand by style savvy women to have clothes that fit and in keeping with the latest trends; hosiery helps to complete any outfit, Charnos Hosiery appreciates that every woman wants to feel stylish no matter what their size, cue XeLence.

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