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still here….

Thought it was time I stuck my head above the parapet been a few weeks since my last post and everything is currently doom, gloom and virus. After Brexit everybody was hoping thing would calm down in the news and social media, we could turn our attentions to Easter, getting the garden ready for the… Read More »

It should not happen

To me there are only two sports where those taking part really put their life on the line when they take part in their chosen sport. Those two sports are Rugby Union and Speedway, most of you will have seen rugby players crashing into each other other from watching the Six Nations which is currently… Read More »

Wind, rain and morons

Like the rest of the UK we have been battered by Storm Ciara, we have had a few strong gust around our away, wheelie bins falling over, fences falling down, the normal havoc you find in your garden after strong winds. We have been fortunate this time, no fence damage although we did loose the… Read More »

Blink and you will miss it

Well 2019 has come and gone, a year of building on what I had I think would describe my 2019. Worked at getting a permanent contract at work, first proper holiday in many years are the main highlights for me although that is not to say I did not enjoy all the other bits that… Read More »

The Humble Mobile phone

I wonder if the engineers and designers from the 1970 ever realised what they were designing as they worked on the prototype of the first mobile phone, would they believe what the mobile has now become nearly 50 years later. 1983 Motorola sold the first mobile phone, it could make a 30 minute phone call,… Read More »

Mad dogs and Englishmen……..

Part 1 Go out in the mid-day sun or so the song goes but in this case it would be more appropriate in saying Mad dogs and Englishmen make their own travels arrangements for a trip across Europe. The background It goes back to earlier this year when talk moved onto the annual trip the… Read More »

it is to slow

It has been a couple of weeks since I started this new blog and very little has happened at least on the surface. What should of been an evenings work turn into a couple of weeks slog of sending emails to tech support and then wait 24hrs for the reply., then send an email back… Read More »

the end! a new beginning

I have had a blog under the xendistar.co.uk url for several years but in the last few years it has been gathering dust as I was not updating it. It came to a head a few weeks ago when I noticed that a part from the front page nothing was working all the links seemed… Read More »