Author Archives: JJS

COVID-19 Daily local dashboard

DEPARTEMENT DE L’AUDE The situation is getting critical in the hospitals. In the region, there are currently 3 times more hospitalisations than last month. The incidence rate has more than doubled in less than 10 days

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COVID-19 Daily local dashboard

The incidence rate is still going up..

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Today’s walk

Capitelles de Conques – Plaine de Cocalière A few miles north of Carcassonne Just purchased these walking sticks a few days ago. They are supposed to help your posture, reduce back aches and allow some arm muscle training. A really … Continue reading

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October 24th 2020

Day 219 – 43rd day of de-confinement phase IV in France The Coronavirus second wave is certaintly under way with quite a vengeance in Europe. Records number of new cases are being recorded everyday. This morning 14.719 in Germany for … Continue reading

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A dream

No comments necessary. Let’s not forget that The Vendée Globe race around the world starts in 15 days.

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Internet speed

I was checking, as I regularly do, my internet Connection speed. I just want to make sure I get what I pay for. Obviously when connected directly to the router, the Ethernet connection is the fastest. I certainly cannot complain … Continue reading

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POLITICALLY CORRECT FUN

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Brits in France

The following news item has just been published on the government’s official site (see translation below): Are you British and live in France? In the context of the United Kingdom’s exit from the European Union (EU), do you have any … Continue reading

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No alcohol challenge

Got to do more exercise. In fact I purchased some walking sticks this morning.

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Pink Floyd Sunday

Going through my Pink Floyd collection this morning. Great stuff. Loads of memories.

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