New Photoblog

Some of you may have visited my Picture of the Day photo blog at

I’ve decided to give it its own domain so I’ve registered and moved the blog there. I’ve also taken the opportunity to change the theme.

Please let me know what you think, and if you’re subscribed by RSS to Picture of […]

More on the Qantas A380 Emergency

Here is a review written by IFALPA after they looked at the stuff that’s so far come out of the QF A380 incident. All fairly straightforward, and once again, it highlights what a great job the highly experienced and well trained QF crew did.

It also poses some really troubling questions that have the potential […]

More Stuff For Sale

Having a clear-out:

Apple iPad WiFi 64GB

Sanyo Xacti VPC-CA65EX Digital Camera/Camcorder

On eBay…

WIWOH* Get Together

From Fito:

Gentlemen, This year’s Christmas get-together will be on Monday 20th December at the Railway Inn, Ketton from 7.30pm. Normal routine – for any newbies that means £10 a head in the kitty, everyone welcome (even WAGS!), stay as long as you want and have a beer or two with some old mates from […]

Qantas A380 Emergency

Qantas A380 in Singapore

Here are just some of the problems the Captain of QF32 had in Singapore on 4 November:

massive fuel leak in the left mid fuel tank (the beast has 11 tanks, including in the horizontal stabiliser on the tail)massive fuel leak in the left inner fuel tanka hole on the […]

Sony RS-350 Reader Pocket Edition

I'm loving the new Sony Reader, the PRS-350 Pocket Edition. It's smaller than my last reader, the PRS-505, but faster and with lots more memory. It also has a touch screen with excellent contrast.