Monthly Archives: May 2018

Another oldie

Copenhagen, Carslberg brewery. Note that there is nobody else except us. After each visit you could sample the beers. We just stayed in the sampling room all afternoon. If my memory is correct, the 3 Elephants beer was particularly strong. … Continue reading

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Volvo Ocean Race – Leg 9 – Finish

All but one arrived in Cardiff during the course of the day Only 4 minutes separated the first two boats It also means that team Dongfeng and my favorite skipper have taken the lead (a very narrow one) over team … Continue reading

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Lost photo

I just found this photo. I am almost certain it was in Barcelone many moons ago. A very pleasant evening it was too.

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Je trouve ça pas si mal…

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Volvo Ocean Race – Leg 9

Yesterday evening at 20:00 (UTC) saw the departure of the 9th leg from Newport to Cardiff. Quite an exciting start with Team Brunel leading the pack. Fourteen hours later as I write this, Dongfeng has taken the lead by steering … Continue reading

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EU parliament v UK

So the UK government has been asking Mr Zuckerberg to appear before parliament. Request which has been repeatedly completely ignored. I am surprised to read today that Mr Zuckerberg has just accepted the European Parliament’s invitation. What does it say … Continue reading

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Can anyone believe this woman? and I am being careful using the word woman. What is the matter with a country which raises such individuals. More disconcerting is that many people believe this crap. I am glad to be living … Continue reading

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