Sixty seconds on . . . the daily mileBMJ 2018; 361 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.k2142 (Published 17 May 2018) Cite this as: BMJ 2018;361:k2142
- Nigel Hawkes
- London, UK
It was invented by a Scottish headteacher, Elaine Wyllie, who in 2012 had the idea that it would be good for the children in her primary school to run or walk a mile a day at their own pace.
And was it?
It makes sense, and it has spread fast. There are now 778 schools in Scotland, 1292 in England, and 217 …