A trip to Cardiff, with an AGM and a castle! Continue reading
What’s a steam train got to do with modern building services? Continue reading
A trip to Newcastle which took in Beamish (again), the coast, some history, a fun fair and Hadrian’s Wall Continue reading
A lot of steam yet no trains! Continue reading
One of the staff at Norwood Junction station has a habit of announcing where our late running train has reached/just left the preceding station. I’m sure he’s just trying to be helpful but his wording irks me every time.
The [train] has just left East Croydon and is due in x minutes time. No. No, it’s not due then; it’s due when the timetable says, normally several minutes ago. That’s just when you expect it to arrive.
A mid-week trip to the shops to get the Christmas sprouts. Or alternatively a little visit to Brussels with Heather, to take in the sights. Continue reading
Last Sunday was actually sunny enough for something of a trip of, so Heather and I headed for some excitement, in the form of steam trains! Continue reading