4 Days and Counting Got a holiday haircut today. Not perhaps the most exciting of preparations but necessary… I didn't really fancy the alternative prospect of...
posted on July 29, 2008
A little piece of countryside in the city
5 Days and Counting My countdown to the Africa trip continues. I'm fully jabbed up now… actually feeling something like a pin cushion. Tetanus, Diphtheria,...
posted on July 28, 2008
Spoilt for choice
6 Days and Counting My countdown to the Africa trip continues. I bought a book about the wildlife of southern Africa. It's very informative; lots of info about...
posted on July 27, 2008
Bridge over untroubled waters
7 days, and counting. Well, it's just a week from today that I go off to Africa for almost 4 weeks so I'm officially in countdown mode. I think I'm both excited...
posted on July 26, 2008
One of the nice things about having some time off is that you get the chance to do things you wouldn't normally get round to doing. So today I had a wander...
posted on July 25, 2008
The Lynn of Lorn
Time for another splash of colour. This magnificently named stretch of water is on the west coast of Scotland.
posted on July 24, 2008
Goodbye Blue Sky
“Ummagumma!”, I thought as the Delicate Sound of Thunder washed over me. Enough to cause Brain Damage? Probably not, but enough for a Momentary Lapse of Reason....
posted on July 23, 2008
What do you have to do to get noticed around here?
posted on July 22, 2008
There are holes in the sky where the light comes in
posted on July 19, 2008
Dales and Tales
I have noticed a trend in Le Blog to associate pictures with songs but all I could come up with is: “Herd it through the grapevine” ~ Marvin Gaye So, I thought,...
posted on July 18, 2008
Workmen feared lost as digging begins on the new tunnel under the Thames.
posted on July 17, 2008
Ok, so I'm no Bill Bryson but what did you expect for free? All pictures taken around Loch Avich on the west coast of Scotland. —————————————————————————————-...
posted on July 16, 2008
Just another day in the garden
That's Covent Garden, by the way. As I sat on the terrace of the Fuel Bar there was this film / photo crew down in the piazza filming a street performer. They...
posted on July 15, 2008
Finally back home and I have two and a half weeks before I go away again. I saw this field as I was driving past on my way down the A1 in Bedfordshire and...
posted on July 13, 2008