Thank you Boris

Next January we’ll be visiting The USA to attend the Miniature Art Society of Florida’s annual exhibition at the Dunedin Fine Art Center. We also plan to spend a couple of days in the Everglades (where we may hire a couple of kayaks for a short while – very short if we encounter any alligators!) […]

The Diamond Light Source

This torus-shaped building is the size of Wembley Stadium and is the home of the Diamond Light Source. My young friend had booked us on a specialised tour of this incredible building last Sunday. It’s the home of┬áthe UK’s national synchotron facility, and is located at the Harwell Science and Innovation Campus. I had no […]

A Silly Billy

I had one of those senior moments on Friday last week. We’d booked tickets to see the film Spectre at our local cinema. It was a dark and rainy evening as I joined the queue of cars into Henley, giving myself plenty of time to get to the 5.40 performance. Arriving five minutes before the […]