Monthly Archives: December 2013

Bridport’s three train stations

When I first visited Bridport a few weeks ago I was intrigued by the relationship between Bridport and West Bay. When I investigated the link I discovered the importance of the, now long gone, railway line to the names and … Continue reading

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Thinking of skiing and something new (or not!)

I am soon off to Chamonix. So I am thinking of skiing and a new challenge for this season. Looking for inspiration, I was trawling the web and discovered a couple of amusing old video clips. The first features the … Continue reading

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The importance of string

I know there is a theoretical model of the nature of matter in the universe called String Theory. This blog is not about that theory. My string theory is less grand and simpler. It is that, as one ages, saving … Continue reading

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Dorchester, MOOCs and staying safe online

Dorchester – funny sign While looking around Dorchester recently, I chanced upon an amusing juxtaposition of signs; worth sharing, I thought. MOOCs and the web I have been taking part in a couple of MOOCs recently. Incidentally, MOOC stands for … Continue reading

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