It all started in Januarywhen Gill organised screenings of a documentary in the village called Embrace. Her bravery—and that of the women who took part in the calendar—has not gone unnoticed in the village. Signs that you've been through change. But, the idea of the calendar presented a solution to the licence issue—the proceeds raised by the Wonders of Whimple could pay for licences. When I was younger, I always wished I was more petite or willowy; now they're a symbol of my success as an athlete. I wouldn't be able to pick up a hammer without them.
And today, with Naked 4.
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I go to the gym to feel toned and to build muscle. But I don't beat myself up about it. Whimple is comprised of winding lanes dotted with thatch-roofed whitewashed cottages with the occasional farm thrown in for good measure. Just be happy, regardless. She was so nervous, in fact, that she was physically sick beforehand. Suzanne Rothwell, 72, decided to take part in the calendar for reasons close to her heart.