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Jeff’s New Plant

I bought a new plant for Jeff's house the other day.. It's an Haworthia (I think).. Whatever.. Jeff LOVES it.. sits in it for hours and hours ;) And has a bit of a nibble on it too! The Red tint is from his heatlamp,...

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Meet Jeff!

Dani mentioned in passing one day that she had been into a Garden Centre/Pet store (Olivers) and they had a very friendly and cool Bearded Dragon sitting on the counter. I happened to be driving past Olivers a couple of days later, and thought I'd pop in for a looksee, as...

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The Brooklands Complex

I'm sure that anyone who has followed Motor Racing for a while has heard of the Legendary Brooklands, the world's first purpose-built 'banked' motor racing circuit, and also one of Britain's first airfields. Brooklands has an amazing history, housing Britain's largest aircraft manufacturers in the early 1900's, providing invaluable support through...

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3D Printing

It's been AGES since I posted anything here - life has been a bit hectic! Since my last post I've acquired a 3D Printer, and thought I'd share with you my first customised project. I've had a CCTV Board sitting on a cardboard eggbox for a couple years nows, as I wasn't...

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An Aussie Road Trip

This road trip that I'm going to share with you came about as a result of an accidental internet find. I was looking through some websites of Australian Car Museums and noticed that one I particularly wanted to visit (sometime) was going to close down in a few months! Lost in the...

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List of The Best Car Museums

In my quest to visit and photograph every Car Museum IN THE WORLD I thought I'd better find out where they all are. In my over-achieving style I have starting building a database of museums, sorted by country/region. Early days yet, I've hardly touched the USA for instance, but you...

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The Enzo Ferrari Engine Museum

This is a companion article to a previous one I wrote, where I visited the Ferrari Enzo Museum in Modena, Italy. In that article, I mentioned that I'd taken pictures in the Engine Hall. I kept them out of that piece because I figured most people wouldn't be overly impressed by...

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Drivetribe

A couple of months ago I started spending a bit of time on Drivetribe.com, which is the website owned by Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May - formerly of Top Gear fame, and the hosts of The Grand Tour. As well as finding the moderators and (most) users extremely welcoming...

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