So after taking an extra day off after Glastonbury due to one of my best friends dad’s passing away me and Mrs Fay headed up to Springwood Crematoruim in south Liverpool on Wednesday. The occasion was the funeral of one of my best friends dads passing away. As you might know from reading previous blogs […]Read More I Cried Today For The First Time Since I Don’t Know When
So 6am and the alarm call for the attempt to get out of Glastonbury. On Sunday we had repositioned the car nearer the track to make it easier to get out but still had to push the car out once after it got stuck. We had also decanted some stuff down the car so were […]Read More I left £600 worth of camera gear by a bin at Glastonbury !!
So Sunday morning and the going was getting tough. We headed of for a hike down to the car to take some stuff down to make the final slog on Monday easier. We took one tent down and were allowing Alan to make if a threesome in the tent with Mrs Fay. That’s sleeping arrangements […]Read More Glastonbury 2016 Day 5
So Saturday and whilst feeling shite it was a much better state than I thought I would be in a much worse state than I was. Reliving the night before one of the young 18 year old lads was telling us on how he face timed his dad live from Carl Cox ! With more […]Read More Glastonbury 2016 Day 4
So the festival started and the fun can begin. After a hike to the car it’s was time for a breakfast drink and one of my five a day in the shape of a can of Koppaberg. First up musically it was Hobo Jones & The Junkyard dogs who had the Avalon crowd bouncing away […]Read More Glastonbury 2016 day 3
So day two and suffering from a slight hangover due to the excesses of the night before it was the long walk back to the car to pick some gear up. Coming back with the trolleys was horrendous but we must go through these Glastonbury trials and it’s all about peaks and troughs. After a […]Read More Glastonbury 2016 Day 2
So we headed off from Liverpool at 6:15 am all excited and we were off to the utopia that is Glastonbury. Just as we headed off we read the do not travel to the festival warning. We thought fuck it and get down on the M5 near Glastonbury and make a call then. A few […]Read More Glastonbury 2016 Day 1
So it is the adult equivalent of Chrimbo Eve and the night before Glastonbury 2016. Everything is packed. Beers are chilled. Party bag filled with face paints, glowsticks, home made evening headware and other such fun. Just having a few ciders to help me sleep and it is up at 5.30am (A tad early for […]Read More Glastonbury 2016 preview and previous pictures.
So Sunday morning and after a near 50 hour working week a day off and indeed it was Fathers Day. Reflection number one (The good) No lie in and for some crazy reason I had decided to run the Liverpool Tunnel 10k. So not only was I up early the kids were as well and […]Read More Fathers day: The good, the bad and the very bad and Tunnel 10k run.
So Friday evening and a lovely evening in Liverpool me and Mrs Fay headed down to the Pier Head in Liverpool for BBC Music Day (As we did in 2015) Entertaining us for free on the Friday were a host of Liverpool artists followed by Huey from The Fun Lovin Criminals dropping some choons. With […]Read More Daddy bootcamp: Mersey River Festival and Formby Beach