Welcome to my little blog, created primarily as I keep forgetting where I’ve been. OK, that’s not the greatest reason to create a blog, but it does me. I like history, quirky things, adventure (not too much), trains, planes, fast food, slow food, craft beer and walking.
So there’s lots about the LDWA 100 that I’m hoping to walk with a friend in 2021. I’m the national communications officer for the LDWA (long distance walkers), so I mention this quite a lot….
I like random as well, so a friend and I are also doing our version of the GeoGuessr challenge, where we get given a random location in the UK and then we just go there. The theory is that there’s an interesting story to be told wherever the destination.
There’s also stuff about Accor Hotels who I stay at quite a lot, as well as flights and lounges which are mostly all about British Airways. I’m also slowly working my way around pubs listed in CAMRA’s Good Beer Guide.
Talking of 100s, here’s the last 100 posts, to give a flavour of the torrent of piffle I’m capable of (and some interesting bits along the way I think for anyone who can sift through everything).
Finally, I’m from Norfolk, so there’s quite a lot about that too….
This is St. Mary’s Church in Marlingford, a little way from the heart of the village and its pub, but
LDWA 100 Challenge
I received a missive from BA’s press office today and it contained details about the new collection from Tom Kerridge,
Some good news about the 747s, I’ve pinched the below text from a press release that BA have just sent
Not that long ago, in August 2020, the final BA 747 departed London Heathrow, aircraft G-CIVD. Unfortunately, as reported on
I quite like this press release that British Airways have just sent: “For the first time in its history, British
Looking for a little cafe in Warsaw last week, this one was well-reviewed and is located between the central railway
Returning to my little theme of the wonderful on-line photo collection of the Imperial War Museum…. © IWM HU 105736