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A BBQ in Stembridge Road

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It was a sunny weekend in south London, so we invited friends round.

The prince, the PC, and me

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The time has come to tell a true story about me, my computer, and Prince Charles. Yes, that Prince, the one who’s heir to the throne. The company I work for was asked by Buckingham Palace to build a web site for the Prince. I was not directly involved, but my boss was. Months of […]

Slugs

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You will find a great many slugs in our garden, most of them on one side, the site near the tomato plants. Now it’s not that slugs are a big surprise in our garden, indeed I think we’d be suspicious if there weren’t any. What really gets us is the sheer numbers of them. Like […]

Travels in Oman

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Kate and I went to Oman for 2 weeks, spending most of that time with our college friend Sooze who was living there at the time.  One highlight – among many – was a trip out to sea on some bloke’s boat, to see dolphins. The dolphins did not disappoint, although my efforts to photograph […]

Travels in Oman

Our honeymoon in India

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Summer 1997: for our honeymoon, Kate and I went to Kerala in southern India. It was extremely hot, and mostly lazy. We stayed in an expensive hotel (for the first time ever) and did a little exploring in the local area. But we saw only a tiny fraction of Kerala. More photos

Our honeymoon in India