Monthly Archives: July 2009

A Change of Scenery

Things change all the time. Look at the weather today. Blazing sun one minute, hammering down with rain the next. Life’s a bit like that too only normally these changes are spread over time. And no I am not about … Continue reading

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Oh dear – my phone is no more

Having extolled the virtues of my Nokia N95 in an earlier post, I have since discovered 2 things: a) it is not waterproof, at all, in the slightest, not even a tincy wincy bit…….. and b) I cant seem to … Continue reading

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Brecon Beacons weekend

Unfortunately until I can dry my camera out, I wont be able to post any pictures of this weekend’s meet in the Beacons!¬†However, I can give a report as such of what we did…….. I managed to get away early-ish … Continue reading

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And the weather for the weekend is…….

Off to the Breacon Beacons for the weekend today and as usual, apart from the normal gear musings, an in-depth look at the weather. For once, the BBC, the met office and met check all seem to be aligned in … Continue reading

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A Big Thank You

Just a quick post to say wow and thanks to Martin Rye. When I mentioned on my wanted kit list I was looking at the MLD gaiters as an option for the winter, what does Martin pop up and do? … Continue reading

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Random Thoughts…

Well, been a busy last few days. Wife disappeared with a gaggle of friends for the weekend leaving me in charge of the kids…or possibly leaving them in charge of me. Unfortunately the weather wasnt really conducive to a nice … Continue reading

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Montrail Streaks – They’re here….

Well that didnt take long. The Streaks I ordered on Tuesday arrived today. They were half price so I already had a bargain, I just hoped and prayed they were as good as I had been led to believe. Seeing … Continue reading

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