A gift to one, to all

Faith is a surprising thing - you can find it in the smallest corner, the largest hall, across the world and in your own backyard. You see so often now, faith isn't just about religion. Uniting in something that doesn't break a people apart. The faith born of pride, strength, nationhood, being part of something bigger. Faith [...]

North Island – #NZL

It's the start of the summer  in New Zealand - the water's not yet warm enough and paddling up near the Bay of Islands was worse than the Bristol channel in October, in other words COLD!! Staying on The Rock (an awesome floating hostel) and snorkling in the Bay of Islands was, ahem, bracing to [...]

Marmalade Sandwiches. Please look after this bear…

Mmmm? Hmmm? Mhmm? Oh, sorry! You just caught me snacking on a marmalade sandwich there. It doesn't happen very often now see, as I've grown up. Too old for marmalade sandwiches? Never! It's 2014/15, Paddington is all new, shiny CGI and more a bear cub than a teddy bear. Not that I minded. Most might relate better to [...]

MCM Comic Con London 2014

And breath! Phew, it's been a crazy two weeks and a whirlwind of activity. So apologies for the silence! Seeing as it's only fair I figured I would share my activities - it's all clean I promise. First up has to be the brilliance of MCM's London Expo last weekend, for the costumes alone. if [...]

Absorbing pure fantasy

A curious one as my first blog post but storytellers are storytellers and none more so immense than these two.   Tuesday saw me sat in the Freemason's Hall in London awaiting #GeorgeandRobin in conversation (HC's #). After missing LonCon3 over the weekend and so many others in the run up this summer, I was [...]