Welcome to the Website & Blog of Andrew Wearden

Shared knowledge and experiences from a professional WordPress consultant, keen runner and beer drinker.

A little bit about me…

I’m a professional WordPress consultant and owner of Buxton Web Design Ltd, a  small company based in Derbyshire who create modern, responsive websites.

I’m really passionate about digital marketing and love helping businesses of all sizes boost their online visibility and credibility.

I’m also a keen runner, beer drinker, wine lover, frugal shopper and hopeless cook!

The blog section is where I offer tips, advice and share my experiences from both a business and personal perspective. There are some brilliant contributions from guest bloggers too.

My Running Bug…

No Picnic! The High Peak 40 Mile Challenge

Last Saturday saw me take on my first ever 'Ultra' ..The High Peak 40 Mile Challenge, something I'd had an ambition to do since helping on one of the check points (CP) back in 2014. Here's my review of this arduous race... I arrived at the registration/finish way...

2UNDR: Underwear, but not as you know it.

I’m not very tall and I don’t really have the looks or body type to be a model, so imagine my delight when I got to ‘model’ and test some revolutionary high performance men’s athletic underwear whilst doing the thing that actually like – running.

Beginner Runners Achieve 5K Target

Eight runners competed in their first-ever 5K race at the Pavilion Gardens on Saturday 9th April, as part of Buxton Athletic Club’s ‘Target 5K’ plan.

The Athens Authentic Marathon

Probably the best race I’ve ever entered! The Athens Authentic Marathon is an annual marathon road race held in Athens, Greece, normally in early November

Target 5k Beginners Running Plan

I’m lucky to be leading Buxton Athletic Club’s Target 5k plan which is aimed at complete beginners with little or no running experience

Great North West Half Marathon

I’d signed up for what would be my debut half marathon (13.1 miles) last autumn thinking at least it would be a great day out in Blackpool with fellow runners from Buxton AC

I’m Running 10K Every Day!

On each morning between Monday 14th July and Friday 18th July 2014 I will be doing a 10K run round Buxton’s Pavilion Gardens. This is to help support Face Facts Body and Beauty Salon