Monthly Archives: August 2007

GenConUK 2007 – report #1 – Extreme Carcassone

Thursday-Sunday this week has been GenCon UK 2007, held at Reading university.I’ll put my thoughts down in type over the next few days. Highlight of the convention was a game of Extreme Carcassonne – basically the basic game and a … Continue reading

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Wow!

My daughter received her GCSE results today – 1 “B” and 9 “C”s. For me that is amazing – I was only expecting her to achieve half of this amount.The door to 6th form college is now wide open.

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Pompey Beerfest 2007

6:50 – Dark Star Espresso Stout (4.2%)7:05 – Enville Chainmaker Mild (3.6%)7:17 – Hook Norton Hooky Bitter7:33 – Bowman Quiver (4.5%)7:53 – Coach House Gunpowder Strong Mild (3.8%) 8:03 – Cottage Brewery Best Bitter (4.6%)8:28 – Cottage Brewery Norman Conquest … Continue reading

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Hedgehogs!

We do see hedgehogs in our front garden from time to time but normally at night. I’m therefore a bit concerned that this young hedgehog might encounter some undesirables (AKA local kids) in its search for food.

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