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Nitro Circus Accident, Glasgow Hydro, 4th Feb 2016

“I knew Glasgow was tough, but you have definitely proved you can take the worst hit in Nitro Circus history and have a bloody good laugh about it.”

Way of the Roses Cycle Ride – May 2014 – PART 4

Day 4 Airton to Morecambe 139.8 – 182.3 miles We set of from Lindon House in Airton at around 9.30am and headed towards Settle with yet another climb in store! Settle is only approximately 6 miles from Airton and 3 of those are climbing! We set off, with fresh (as fresh as 140 miles will […]

Way Of The Roses Cycle Ride – PART 3 – May 2014

DAY 3 Ripon to Airton 102.8 – 139.8 miles We left The White Horse in Ripon after a nice breakfast of scrambled eggs, mushrooms, tomatoes and sausage with toast and cereal (we`ve tended to stay away from bacon due to salt content and thirst!). On leaving Ripon we cycled past the Spa Swimming baths and […]

A missed post – Roy Bailey and Tony Benn

I posted a page here on regarding the recent sad passing of Tony Benn. the page can be viewed here. I was lucky to have a chat with Tony at a festival I was covering photographically and was inspired by his passion and realised that there are / were few like him.  

No apologies – just boyhood memories!! Yeeeeehhhhaaaaaaa

The General Lee vs The Bandit Dodge Charger vs Pontiac Trans Am Loved watching The Dukes of Hazard and Smokey and  the Bandit when I was younger. 1970’s motoring icons – others were The A Team, Knight Rider, Streethawk, CHiPs, can you name any others?

Europe trip 2013

It’s only Monday and I arrived in Dunkerque on Saturday morning and I’ve already: Driven overnight without a break Met loads of really good friends finished my book played football Been to a birthday party Been to a concert had 8 glasses of Cava added to my list of Belgian beers which I’ve tried (now […]

More media and shameless plugs

Firstly, a good pal of mine, Steve Pledger (who is a great photographer) has just launched his website to promote his songwriting side – His new website can be found here and contains a biog on Steve, clips and tracks of covers and songs he’s written and upcoming gigs. If you’re in the area, I […]

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A photographer friend of mine, Darren Andrews is currently exhibiting a body of work in Lancaster – and I stronlgy urge you to view it – details can be found here

What’s New

not a lot really! – no new photos – I took a few on the promenade here in Morecambe, but nothing too impressive. Been watching episodes of series 4 of the West Wing, reading the latest Lee Child book “The Affair” which is up to his usual standard and is set just before he left […]

Kendal Calling WINS Best Small Festival Award

KENDAL CALLING 2011 WINS ‘BEST SMALL FESTIVAL’ IN LIVE UK MUSIC AWARDS! Lowther Deer Park, Hackthorpe, The Lake District Winner of Best Small Festival at 2011 Live UK Industry Awards Winner of Best Small festival at 2010 UK Festival Awards Last night, the Lake District based festival Kendal Calling took home the Live UK music industry […]