Posts tagged with ‘travel’

  • Narrowboating

    12 December, 2013

    Back in the summer, Dan went narrowboating with Ruth, JTA, and Matt P, and the experience slowed his thinking...

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    New Volunteers for Three Rings

    8 July, 2013

    Following their weekend in Jersey, Dan, Ruth and JTA went off to Malvern to train three new Three Rings...

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    Jersey

    24 June, 2013

    JTA, Dan, Ruth, and her mother take a long-weekend holiday to the island of Jersey, and nobody kills anybody.

  • Map of the 2012 Free Fringe.

    Edinburgh Free Fringe 2012 Venue Map

    25 July, 2012

    To help him get around the Free Fringe in Edinburgh this year, Dan's made a map of all of...

  • Five Beds

    4 January, 2012

    During his Christmas and New Year tour of the UK, Dan is offered the chance to sleep on no...

  • To The North Pole!

    27 December, 2011

    In April 2012, Dan's dad will walk to the North Pole. Dan shares a few words of encouragement, and...

  • Zip-A-De-Do-Car, Zip-A-De-Day

    31 October, 2011

    For the last few months, Dan's been a member of Streetcar (now part of Zipcar), an on-demand car club,...

  • The Queen’s Passport

    27 September, 2011

    Inside the front cover of Dan's passport is a note from the Queen, demanding that he be allowed to...

  • Instead Of Blogging…

    1 August, 2011

    In a declaration of 'blog bankruptcy', Dan lists all of the topics that he'd hoped to have blogged about...

  • Roadspotters

    5 February, 2011

    Dan learns about the way that road numbers are organised around the UK and speculates about the existence of...

  • A Primer Puzzle

    9 June, 2010

    There’s a film that I’m a huge fan of, called Primer. Since I first discovered it I’ve insisted on...

  • Dave!!! Highlights From Robin’s Birthday

    14 March, 2010

    Right now, I’m out in Oxfordshire for this a “code week” – a get-together for the purpose of hacking...

  • A “Never Mind The Buzzcocks” Moment

    22 January, 2009

    Remember Let Loose? They reached #2 in the singles chart back in 1994 with Crazy For You? (you’ll remember...

  • Quickly, Before They Turn The Glass Into Lesbians!

    5 November, 2007

    So, what have I been up to this weekend, you ask. Well… “Cover The Mirrors” Launch Party On Friday...

  • How Not To Watch Comedy

    24 August, 2007

    We failed quite miserably to see any live comedy yesterday (although the day before was good). I blame the...

  • Edinburgh Fringe

    23 August, 2007

    Well, we made it to Edinburgh. After scooping up (well, not literally, although that could have been funny) Ruth...

  • Le Grande Tour

    16 April, 2006

    Firstly; thanks to everybody who tested my kitten-based authentication system yesterday. It seems to be working quite well. Claire...

  • Photos From Malawi

    9 July, 2004

    [the image in this post was...

  • Off To Malawi!

    16 June, 2004

    I’m off to Malawi! I’ve found my bus ticket (stupid train strikes), my passport (stupid immigration laws), my juggling...

  • Pre-Malawi Update

    14 June, 2004

    [this post has been partially damaged during a server failure on Sunday 11th July 2004, and it has been...

  • Oh! You’re Going To Malawi? While You’re There, Pick Me Up Some AA Batteries…

    23 April, 2004

    [this post has been partially damaged during a server failure on Sunday 11th July 2004, and it has been...

  • Almost Passed This On The Way To Work

    10 July, 2003

    Another fantastic story from the BBC: this one took place yesterday, and so I missed it, as I didn’t...

  • Back From Lancashire

    30 June, 2003

    Spent the last four days in Lancashire and elsewhere in the North of England, visiting my folks (among other...

  • Cool Thing Of The Day

    18 November, 1999

    Cool And Interesting Thing Of The Day To Do At The University Of Wales, Aberystwyth, #52: Ride a train...

  • Cool Thing Of The Day

    12 November, 1999

    Cool And Interesting Thing Of The Day To Do At The University Of Wales, Aberystwyth, #46: Go for two...