It’s not a crime if the Police don’t get involved

We went to our (hopefully) last mortgage meeting yesterday to finalise the application so we can buy a house. The meeting went fairly well although because of my “special” employment status the application now has to go off to the banks underwriting department to ensure they don’t lend out irresponsibly to people who can’t afford …

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Fayres

We had a lovely weekend with Sheila visiting for the weekend. We spent our time attending a number of the local fayres which all provided a mix of community stands, beer and various burnt meat offerings. My feet are a little sore today after a few miles of walking in my finally splitting footware but …

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Microsoft vs Google, who will win?

There was a slightly hyperbolic BBC article describing Google’s Chrome OS announcement. Apart from the obvious significance of the two largest tech behemoths going head to head the BBC did wonder if it would spell the end of the push for Linux on the netbook platform. Of course they didn’t actually read the blog post …

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