25th Wedding Anniversary

Twenty Five (25) years ago today Sands and I got married in the church in Houghton Conquest, followed by lunch with our guests at the Knife & Cleaver. What was a brilliant day remains remarkably c...
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The Pursuit of Happyness

Wow what an amazing film! Based on a true story never can one person have had so much bad luck, yet stay so positive. Well acted, with a well told story this was a film that really was just a story &#...
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A Good Year

Have to admit this was a pleasant enough film considering it had Russel Crowe in it, was based in France and was such a cliche it wasn’t even funny! I don’t think Crowe suits these sensiti...
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Our View

UPDATED since original post thanks to picture sent in from Wayne Well I finally got round to sorting out a panaramic view from our balcony, and the first thing that I have learnt is that stitching tog...
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Current Technology Woes

Boy am I struggling over here in Dubai with the technology that I brought with me. Now I can tell you in advance that a lot of this post is simply driven by the fact that the Mac Book isn’t up t...
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Life in a Day

As you know I am in Dubai at the moment, and to say that my typical day is different would be an understatement to say the least!! Here is a post I prepared before I left. Maybe I will post something ...