Recent Posts

  • 25 February 2008

    Happy Switch

    After spending too much time looking at images on imagechan, I was reminded of a perfect photo opportunity from childhood, sitting just in my garage:

  • 19 February 2008

    Requiem

    _We are all friends

  • 4 February 2008

    Samba and Vista

    Vista’s lock-down strikes again…

  • 21 December 2007

    Comic Day

    At our last day at work before Christmas — oh yeah, I got a job by the way — we decided to have a go at some comics after seeing some crazy comics at Pandyland.

  • 17 October 2007

    ASD Services Web Site Goes Live

    The ASD Services web site is now live. ASD Services are one of the largest selections of built-in and free-standing appliances to trade & retail in Yorkshire. Over 5,000 products are available for delivery or collection from their showroom in Morley, Leeds.

  • 24 September 2007

    Enough Packaging?

    After some trouble with our Belkin router recently, we managed to get it replaced under the lifetime warranty — a very satisfying result! The router arrived today, and the packaging that brought it can only be described as overkill:

  • 27 August 2007

    Leeds Festival 2007

    What can I say!

  • 5 August 2007

    Square Wheels and Catenary Roads

    The other day Paul told me that square wheels (and, indeed, any regular polygon except a triangle) can ride on a road constructed of inverted catenaries. A catenary is the curve made by a telegraph wire when stretched between two poles — a cable hanging under its own weight.

  • 16 July 2007

    Pickering & Tadcaster

    I went on holiday this weekend to Pickering with my parents and Geoff and Gwen. Okay, it’s not that far away — one might argue that it’s not a holiday if the Coastliner goes past the camp site — but we had a really great time, despite the rain on Friday!

  • 8 July 2007

    Back in Scholes

    Well, that’s it. I’m back for good. It feels very strange to think I won’t be going back to Durham again! That’s not entirely true; I’ll be back for the start of next term to sort out the changeover of the HBMC, and then there’ll be Claire and my graduation in January, but it won’t be the same!