Dry Slope skiing

January 29th, 2006

Ralf 0.000002 seconds before he hit me: We’re hoping to go Skiing next winter and to see just how out of practise we were we spent two hours on the Southampton dry slope this saturday. Amazingly skiing is much like riding a bike and we were all challenging the pros soon enough!

Thursday’s reunion

January 29th, 2006

Dogs playing pool, the complete piece: Met up with a bunch of old pals from about ten years ago in Southampton on Saturday. These are the photos.

Penny Ferguson

January 18th, 2006

I spent Monday and Tuesday on a Penny Ferguson Personal Leadership training course in the stunning grounds of Whittlebury Hall Hotel and Spa. I learnt loads of very useful and insightful techniques which will be of value to me in my day to day life both at work and at home. I hope to flesh […]


January 9th, 2006

An empty Friends Provident stadium after an exciting game against the MK Dons. On Saturday, Shay and I ventured down to Southampton to see Southampton play the Milton Keynes Dons in the FA Cup third round. It was a great match laden with goals followed by a drinking session in Southampton that began in the […]

Karate Guy

January 6th, 2006

Last night I went to my first GKR Karate class at Buckingham School. I’ve always fancied doing a marshall art as a means of keeping fit as I get bored of running treadmills and pumping iron. At least by doing karate I can keep my brain interested as well as my muscles. I had a […]

My Christmas photos (2005)

December 27th, 2005

Xmas 2005 – a photoset on Flickr contains all the photos I took this year from the White Hart Christmas meal to Christmas day itself. I’ll be adding more during the week and will create a seperate album for New Year. It’s snowing today so I’m hoping to get a few decent shots so check […]

Season’s greetings

December 25th, 2005

To all my family and friends, have a very merry christmas and a happy new year!

Harry Deans: homeowner

December 22nd, 2005

Congratulations to Harry on his entrance to world of pure capitalism. A tidy 3-bed (with garage!) in his native Bitterne Park, Southampton.

Merry Christmas everyone

December 18th, 2005

It’s my final five days at work before the Chrsitmas break and boy am I looking forward to it. Perhaps my busiest year in terms of personal events (getting married) and work (a neverending project since March), I’m looking forward to an altogether quieter 2006. Not to say that being busy is something that disagrees […]

Tonnes of interesting reads

November 30th, 2005

There are masses of useful and interesting articles that have come to my attention today. They are linked on my links page (which eventually show up on the bottom of my homepage). Of course they are subjective to my interests but if you’re looking for some enlightenment take a look.