Browsing all posts in February, 2011.

A day off in Macclesfield

Currently enjoying a day off in Macclesfield. Been to the dentist, someone else is cleaning the car, and I have just had scampi and chips at the Waters Green Tavern with a nice pint. Last bit of work to do, then off for a hair cut, after collecting the car. I may then head home [...]

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Off to buy an iPhone 4

After breaking my iPhone 3GS after “launching” myself off my mountain bike, I now have a successful insurance claim, and I am soon off to Manchester to the Apple Store for a purchase, and will also drop into Forbidden Planet, and hook up with Mr Tutin. Any advice on the colour of the iPhone? Tweet

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WordPress keeps failing, hmph. Trying to say normal service has resumed.

Well normally service has resumed in that I am back in Macclesfield after a long week in Leeds, with the boss away, people asking questions, and only seven weeks in the job. Nonetheless all went well – thankfully, but I am taking Monday off as I am so, so tired… Tweet

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Boy am I tired…

Well a long, long day at the office of homejames, but a productive day nonetheless. All I need is sleep, as I did not get much last night. Tweet

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Singing like a canary…

Yes, I sang like the proverbial canary, after a choir session with Andy Donaldson as we prepare for the Pirates of Penzance. Today has been good. I spoke to David, my cousin, on his way to Cambridge to catch up with our other cousin Sarah, who is studying there. Booked the Premier Inn at Albert [...]

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A hidden gem

I stayed in the company’s flat in Clarence Dock last night and ventured to a hidden gem of a pub, introduced to me earlier in the week by a friend. It is the Adelphi in Leeds and I would thoroughly recommend it for real ale and ambience. Tweet

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Pirates of Penzance

Currently sat in a practice for the Pirates of Penzance with the choir that I sing with. All good fun, and Mr Donaldson is drilling the troops hard! Tweet

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Where’s Cobley? (an alternate spin on where’s Wally)

Guess where I am today and you could win an evening out with me… Tweet

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Good morning from the Cobbler

Good morning peeps. I thought that I would say hello this nice bright morning, well I have not actually opened the curtains to see if it is bright, but let’s make that assumption. A day working frm home with a journey to Leeds to catch up for a drink in the evening with an overnight [...]

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Driving in my car

Soon to start the Monday morning drive to the Leeds office. Radio 4 here we come, and fingers crossed the M62 behaves… Tweet

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