It’s becoming something of a tradition to have a quick trip north just before Christmas and this year was no exception as Heather and I managed to squeeze a couple of days in Newcastle into a crowded December.
A journey north with friends to see an exhibition that seemed only half there. Much tourism of city and coast was had anyway Continue reading
A little trip to the Brighton seaside! Continue reading
A saw Heather and I yawning as we rose early to get to Kings Cross Station, all to catch a train north to Newcastle.
A trip to Newcastle, and even further north. With lots and lots of snowdogs! Continue reading
Shortly before christmas Heather and I took a trip up north to my home town. For various reasons it actually turned into quite a long stay of an entire week, with music, museums and a park at night.
Heather and I spent a few days in Liverpool. We were supposed to go there to see Dave Gorman, following my long tradition of travelling to his shows. Unfortunately the venue had to cancel due to late-running refurbishment work, which left us going to Liverpool just for the fun (and Continue reading …
It’s that time of the season again, when everyone is equal and just for a moment we all dream that somehow, perhaps, the team is better than we think, that they really will play like they do in our dreams. So the heart begins to pound, the tension, the fear, Continue reading …
A trip to Newcastle which took in Beamish (again), the coast, some history, a fun fair and Hadrian’s Wall Continue reading
On Sunday I should have been at the WAY Big Picnic, locally held at the new Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park. Briefly I was, arriving with Heather, Gemma and other WAYers to at least find the picnic spot and set up. I then had to leave before most of the party Continue reading …