Getting home from an event in Derby last night we left the car park and had, for once, found the right road out of Derby city.
Any non-Derbian who has attempted this will know that it is no mean feat. The road signage and ring road accesses were plainly designed by a Dante-obsessed planner who has never driven a car. Many is the time we have driven in desperate circles searching for the way out!
When we came against a diversion from the main road we were thrown back into the street-maze with diversion signs that petered out into the hinterlands of Derby, leaving us wondering where in (Dante’s) hell we were. Continue reading
Dropped in to Tesco for a few bits and pieces and decided that as it was busy and there were queues it would be quicker to use the self-service checkout.
How wrong could I be.
The first four items refused to scan for me; ‘unknown item in the baggage area’, each time requiring the staff member to come and reset it. Continue reading
Misha Herwin and I appeared on the Curtain Call show on 6Towns Radio on Saturday with hosts Becs and Rob – and as always we had a blast . Continue reading
Some weeks I managed to stop Misha’s watch merely by sitting next to her on car journey to Leominster. (The watch restarted when we got out of the car.) Continue reading
Latest Ms Magneto – for a while the laptop has been doing odd things. Cutting out, freezing and processing generally with the alacrity of a cat on hash. Continue reading
We (Peter and me) went to buy some walking sandals this morning. That is to say we were shopping and went into the shoe shop as an add on – and it was there that my Ms Magneto powers struck! Continue reading