Check this out – fully inversive virtual reality ! http://www.vr-systems.ndtilda.co.uk/sphere1.htm Such a clever idea – It looks very plausible. The possibilities are endless. Tron? / Lawnmower man? / The future?.
So – quick recap on the bits I missed, and life up to date, as I just about know it…. Friday – Went out for a quick pint with Dave on the evening after epic “I’ll never forget it” type journey back from Luton. Ended up going back to his house, with Jamie, and Al joined us. Dave’s mum, who… Read more →
Yesterday – went to Luton ish, and the traffic was pretty bad on the way back. All the big motorway signs said “FIREFIGHTER STRIKE PLEASE DRIVE WITH EXTRA CARE” Saw some of the green goddesses. They look dated. Carry on Firefighting style 50’s Green Goddess Engines. Don’t feel that safe driving / being inside at the moment ! Eirene and… Read more →
“DragonDrop Adventures” Well – I’ve got a few photo’s off a mate who was in Amsterdam at the same time as us (Steve’s stag party). Here’s me, in a DragonDrop adventure shirt, standing on Damrak with Centraal Station behind me. I’m rather hoping to get loads of shirts shots, with a write up of the adventure as a new section… Read more →
Major Meteor Storm Tonight.. Europeans should see hourly rates between 500 and 1,000, or about 8 to 16 per minute, during an outburst around 0400 UT (UT – Universal Time, equates to GMT!) Click here for a fancy graph of the times.. Click here for more info…
Pub Brunch Bunch Simon, Eirene, The kids and myself are sat in a pub called “The Retreat”. Awaiting some scran. I’ve gone for liver and mash, everyone else, seems to hate this idea and have gone for a fry up. More liver for me I guess. I love the stuff. Got us into a discussion about me all the love… Read more →
Yea so what a slacker I’ve been this past week. Loads of stuff happened. Felt v.rough for the early portion of the week, due to a fun fun fun weekend. Legendary. The 8 stag chaps eventually got to Amsterdam, late Friday night. Went to a coffee shop shortly after checking in and it went from there really. A tour of… Read more →
Just got back home from Amsterdam. To wiped to type now, but safe to say that.. was a superb weekend. Missing it all already. If you got the site URL from me whilst I was out there, then drop me a line !
Unbelievable. The best man for Steves stag do to amsterdam organised a stretch limo. 10 miles from home, and it breaks down. Currently in limo #2. superb. Champoo is a flowing, frenzy factor 9.2. near pool bank in rush hour. Ho hum living large!. 8 of us, loving it all ! ! fingers crossed that we get to the airport… Read more →
Getting quite excited now about my imminent adventure to Amsterdam. A DragonDrop adventure, with T-shirts to prove it. Eirene and the kids have set off in the other direction to Dublin, Ireland. I’ve only got half a day left in the office now before setting off for Steve’s crazy stag weekend and the wonderful, Amsterdam. Les and Bongo have set… Read more →
I’ve just been sent some (long awaited for) stuff on the new VW microbus.. Here’s the skinny : “The designers didn’t want to run the risk of merely copying the old bus style. The aim was to create another Volkswagen original, which was to pay homage to a great history in its own independent visionary way. The innovative Californian design… Read more →
Anyone who has owned a second hand vehicle in the UK has probably has a Haynes manual. These are the books that detail the vehicle down to nuts and bolts level and show you how to fix it (or at least, that’s the theory.) We have a copy of the VW Campervan Haynes Manual. (Not using it as much as… Read more →
DHAMAKA was magical ! the skill and knowledge of the the performers was incredible. A great night. Tablas are a unique sound at the best of times, but under the hands of a true, seventh generation master (Pandit Sharda Sahai) and his disciple (Bhupider Chaggar), they are beyond words. The first half of the performance, was delivered by 22 superb… Read more →
In the playhouse in Leeds with my friend Matt. About to see “DHAMAKA” a tabla presentation.
Just got back from my cousin (Lucy’s) wedding do which was up in Simonstone, near Hawes, in the Dales. Really nice gathering. Lucy was so happy. Saw loads of people who I haven’t seen for years and years – relatives, old neighbors and all sorts. Top night, quite drunk. Had a spectacular drive back from there – we saw one… Read more →