Meeting with the past

What a week, definitely some good stuff and also some real blasts from the past. The main thing has been my regular monthly trip to Brighton to see James dealing with cancer and to visit my ‘old chaps’ Bob and Brian to check they are OK. I took a leave day from work on Wednesday Read More…

Post-Folsom and the Scottish referendum

So I start where my mini-blog on the Folsom Berlin weekend finished. I woke in Berlin on Monday morning feeling fine after getting really tanked up night before. The fact I drank a lot but finished relatively early probably explains the lack of hangover. Dave and I left our hotel around 8.15 and had a Read More…

The week before Berlin

This is a review of the last five days (Sunday – Thursday) before I go off to Berlin. Indeed the majority of this blog was written at Heathrow Terminal 5 using my 45 mins of free wifi – very generous (not). Well this week my beloved mother-in-law, Gloria, has been in town – she arrived Read More…

A funny old week

I am calling this blog ‘A funny old week’ to reflect that it has not been an average week due to both things I had planned and a big unknown that came out of the blue (as it is said, we can prepare for everything except for what which we did not expect). My big Read More…