Monthly Archives: August 2012

Weekly Photo Challenge: Urban

‘Urban’ is the theme this week. Here’s a shot of a skateboarder and a BMX rider at South Bank in London.

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Life As A Submariner

The Guardian has an interesting article about daily life for submariners. It’s mostly silent on what they do when on duty (perhaps understandably so) but is full of little details about life while off-duty, such as that sailors often sleep … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Merge

‘Merge’ is the theme this week. Every year the nearest city to me has a big German market at Christmas, with lots of stalls and food and drink. It’s lovely in the evening because there are lights everywhere! Here’s a … Continue reading

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Bucket List Update: My London 2012 Olympics Experience

Like most people, I was glued to the Olympics. I love how so many people, who aren’t normally into sport, got sucked in. I don’t know if it was the same in other countries but here in the UK that … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Wrong

This week’s theme is ‘wrong’. This was wrong to me! When we climbed Ben Nevis last year, I knew there was likely to be some snow at the top (it is the tallest mountain in the UK after all) but … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Growth

A quick post before I head off for a walking and camping weekend. The theme this week is growth. Here’s a shot of the building I work in when it was still being built. Strange to look at this and … Continue reading

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