Time for some more live music, with Queens of the Stone Age at Wembley Arena. The riffs were as heavy and subtle as expected but it was the lighting which made the gig. Complete with strange bouncy light poles on the stage (looking like something form ) the illumination was Continue reading …
Our yearly pilgrimage to Rochester Castle succeeds at the second attempt! Continue reading
A little trip to the Brighton seaside! Continue reading
The Moon Is Big Tonight
The Moon is big tonight
Huge in the sky
Bright, like your life
Can you see it?
The same Moon as I?
Happy birthday, my Pixie, whichever Moon you are under
A little trip to the London Transport Museum Depot in Acton. It wasn’t obvious how much fun it would be beforehand but it turned out to be quite jolly. The place is filled with a truly ramshackle collection of random stuff. There was the remain of a spiral travellator found Continue reading …
Back near the beginnings of London’s underground transport system (which is mainly overground) the Metropolitan Line came into existence. Part its success was the genius idea to buy up the land around London through which the line was about to be extended and build houses on it, selling these to Continue reading …
An abortive traditional trip to Rochester Castle Continue reading
I’m really catching up with things here but back at the end of Heather and I went for a little trip up and across the country. Things didn’t exactly go to plan, but we did visit Chester, see Whitby and end up in Newcastle Continue reading