Update: Back on again, but with an additional 10 inches. Ooer missus. I have caved in and decided to give Sky Glass a go. There are many different reasons for doing so, but mainly: My 2015 60″ LG television isn’t fully supported by LG anymore – it’ll get a small firmware update or two each… Continue reading Hi-diddle-dee-dee, no more satellite for me.. (Sky Glass)
.. I got married. It was a wonderful day, good weather, and a great many people turned up. Though like most weddings you’re always left wondering if the bride would turn up as there was a delay (traffic, I believe). We both arrived at the venue (Tabley House in Cheshire) in a vintage car that… Continue reading On this day 20 years ago..
It’s been a fairly interesting week. Thanks to Britbox, I caught up on all The Goodies episodes and decided to buy the complete collection on DVD. Fourteen, yes, fourteen discs! Given these episodes were made in the 70’s, some of the effects work featured in these episodes are rather extraordinary despite their simplicity compared to… Continue reading The Goodies’ Moving House, and Other Things That Happened This Week
Last week I decided to start the working week back in the office with a bit of a treat – staying at the local Premier Inn for a couple of days to avoid the inevitable mad rush on public transport (as well as the newly inflated prices) as most people return to the office in… Continue reading Easing back into office life..
After some thirty-odd years of being stuck in an attic and another year in the garage at the family home, it is time for Darth Vader to wave bye-bye and go somewhere where he and his fellow Kenner toys of Star Wars are going to be properly appreciated. Growing in the ’80s was pretty awesome… Continue reading May the sales Force be with you!