Archive for May, 2014

This week saw a day trip to our capital city to visit my employers head office. Situated about 10 miles south of the heart of london, it is a 4 hour trip each way.  Part of the trip takes me from Kings Cross to London Bridge, normally done in a 10 minute ride on the […]

We have all heard the stories of city dwellers who move out to one of the nearby villages and complain that the church bells which have been ringing every morning at 6am for the last 150 years are too loud and too early and try to get them stopped through official channels, or complains the […]

The style of most drinks you can recognise by the category they fall into, ale, lager, cider, wheat beer etc.  But I came across one which takes some working out, the “spider” market sector.  Not immediately obvious is it, but it means “spirit cider” or for those of us are not so gullible “alcopop”.  I […]

The great thing about a night out with a few beers is that sometimes anything can happen.  In Leeds I’ve ended up at a party wandering between various artist studios which made up two floors of a mill just outside Leeds.  Last weekend was just one of those nights, starting off over a few beers […]