The weather held out for another excellent ITI summer group walk. This time held jointly with the East and West Midlands ITI regional groups at Calke Abbey on Saturday 21 July 2012. You can see the rest of the pictures or a slide show on my Flickr account. Calke Abbey is a National Trust property near Ashby-de-la-Zouch. It is at the heart […]
OK it’s probably a mistake, but it is a real screen shot I took when booking a train ticket in December 2011. GBP 1m is quite expensive for a local journey!
Taken before the recent ‘looting’ in the centre of Birmingham (UK) – and just off the main street that was the target of some of the looters. My initial reaction on seeing this sign was ‘Is it really?’ The other image is a bonus taken on the same evening. […]
Visited the (world?) famous Primrose Bakery in London with my wife and daughter. Very good quality treats at very reasonable (especially for London) prices. We already had the cook book, but now have a cotton bag and cook’s apron to go with it! We visited the Covent Garden shop (42 Tavistock Street, London WC2E 7PB […]
I’ve stayed in this hotel around 3 times for single nights. It has a traditional feel, with nice grounds and a ‘grand’ main building. It seems popular with weddings which is understandable. As a business traveller I miss the gym and am just annoyed by the fact I have to pay extra for WiFi and, as with most […]