Monthly Archives: May 2012

#177 – Crash

A film with an all-star cast that I’ve not seen for a few years. 130/250

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Bath Cycle Races – Round Five and Presentations

All good things come to and end, and tonight was the fifth and final round of the 2012 Bath Cycle Races. Despite the cloud looming for the early part of the evening, it cleared in time for the slightly delayed … Continue reading

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Adam Kay – The Stables, Milton Keynes

A superb 90 minutes of crude, rude, and generally smutty songs. Most of them versions of Hallelujah.

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Bath Cycle Races 2012 – Round Four

Another evening of glorious sunshine at Bath Cycle Races tonight. Plenty of good racing, although I appear to have missed a fight breaking out at the end of the 3/4 Cat race. Next week is the last of the series, … Continue reading

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Elvis Costello & The Imposters – Colston Hall, Bristol

Tonight Elvis was on tour accompanied by the giant wheel of the Spectacular Spinning Songbook. Unsuspecting volunteers were dragged up onto stage to spin the wheel and pick a song, and if they were really unlucky they were persuaded into … Continue reading

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The return of the Ribble

Back at the beginning of 2010 I retired my Ribble Audax and replaced it with a Singular Peregrine for winter commuting duties. The Peregrine is good, but bloody heavy, weighing in at nearly 30lbs with full guards. For commuting in … Continue reading

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Bath Cycle Races 2012 – Round Three

At last the sun shone which made for a much nicer evening of racing in Victoria Park. Local former rugby player Victor Ubogu even made an appearance in the Cat 3/4 race. More photos: Bath Cycle Races 2012 – Round … Continue reading

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#102 – Mr Smith Goes to Washington

A rare quiet night combined with an empty TiVo means a chance to catch up with another film. This time the fourth in my James Stewart collection. 129/250

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The return of summer

Summer, or at least some sunshine, has made a brief re-appearance for the weekend, something which can’t be ignored after so much rain. Despite having to work on-and-off all weekend, I decided to head out on the Pegasus to check … Continue reading

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Bath Cycle Races 2012 – Round Two

Despite the weather warnings from the Met Office, the heavy rain held off for the evening. The number of spectators and riders was a bit down on last week, but we had a good night of racing. More photos: Bath … Continue reading

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