So heading to bed last night I knew Liverpool had dodged any severe weather problems and that down south was gonna get hit by a storm but not with the same strength as anything like the 1987 storm but enough to cause some damage and sadly as it has turned out claim some lives. I […]Read More @Liverpoolweath 15 mins of fame.
So just a mere 15 years since I last visited Ikea I headed up the M62 to give it another go as I needed a computer chair and chair for my “Wingate Arms” room. I braved Ikea as you can actually sit on the chairs etc rather than buy something from looking at it only […]Read More The hell that is Ikea, Windstorm “Christian” & my Lou Reed moment.
So Wednesday evening and instead of turning bright red for a few hours after playing indoor footy I was going on a night photography course which Mrs Fay had bought me as part of my 40th birthday present. The course was to be taken be a fella called Jon Hall of John Hall photography LINK […]Read More My night photography course.
So Friday night and as on many occasions despite what is now nearly 3 weeks of intermittent man flu it’s the usual Desperado and some of M&S’s finest crisps for munchies. Also a regular temptation on these nights is to spend some money online which is what I have just done. So as mentioned in […]Read More I am gonna run a marathon !!!
So off to the heartland of Manchester student land and a gig at the academy 3. The only other time I had been to the academy in Manchester was over 10 years ago to see the legend that was Mr Solomon Burke. This time although nowhere near the legend status of Solomon Burke the voice […]Read More The screaming eagle of soul Mr Charles Bradley
So Thursday morning and the eldest daughter Elizabeth mentioned something about it being science week in school and would I talk to the class about my weather station. By the time I picked her up from school it was sorted for me to go into school at 2.30 the next day to do my talk. […]Read More My weather lecture at Sudley school.
So the end of what developed into a 40th birthday month. The final leg of the extravaganza was a trip to Edinburgh with the lads I go away with in February (See other cultural reviews here RIGA WROCLAW TALLINN and KRAKOW ) It was a lovely early autumn afternoon so we decided to walk to The Albert on Lark […]Read More A cultural review of Edinburgh.