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Eisteddfod and North Wales

Currently on the train home after spending a long weekend up in North Wales. With the National Eisteddfod in Denbigh this year, I took advantage to also visit my parents for a few days. Discovered after arriving that I’d managed … Continue reading

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Re-adventures in PC Building – BIOS Bastardry

Having been a Mac user for over two years now, and coming to the terms with how mind-bogglingly awful I am at console gaming, I decided to build myself a new PC to play some games. After Claire helpfully provided … Continue reading

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Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No… it’s a review…

So, managed to make it over to the cinema over the weekend to watch the latest attempt at a Superman movie “Man of Steel“. I had high hopes for this one, all of which are sadly unfulfilled. It’s a good … Continue reading

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So I turned 30…

So I made it to 30. Egad. Not quite sure what I was expecting to be honest, 30 feels much like 29. It seems the popular perception of people turning 30 is that they stress out about what they’re doing, … Continue reading

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Two months…

So, two months ago today, I gave up this little bugger: (caffeine, incase you were wondering…) Mostly, because of this: The effects seem to be generally positive. I’m actually sleeping properly for a change, and I’m surprised to find myself … Continue reading

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The Dark Knight Rises

People far more eloquent than me have said enough about the 12 people killed in the cinema shootings in Aurora, Colorado (If you need to catch up, my friend, Rob Williams has been covering the incident for The Independent, including … Continue reading

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Helicopter Chase!

Having been tipped off by a friend, a group of London-based geeks gathered at Potters Fields Park by Tower Bridge to watch the filming of a stunt for (what we believe is) the Bond promo for the Olympics. It’s pretty … Continue reading

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Oxford & Board Games

So I had a trip up to Oxford over the weekend, where I had a chance to bimble about the City with Dan Q seeing all the bits I remembered from Inspector Morse and Lewis. Had a quick look around … Continue reading

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Lenses, Elections, Moving and getting Older

The title pretty much sums up what I intend to talk about, so feel free to skip over it if you prefer. This also ensures my average of one post a month this year is maintained. Lenses Yes, I have … Continue reading

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Ah yes…

*dusts off the cobwebs* I won’t go into detail, but it’s been a pretty hectic 2 months since my last posting (which to be fair was somewhat light on detail). Work have kept me pretty busy, as well as adjustments … Continue reading

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