Archive for September, 2006


The first few days - Moscow

So after an amazing start to our journey we are here and safe! Day one started fantastically with an upgrade to business class on our flight to Moscow (thanks to Gordon Parris). All the wine & champers we could drink! ! Also shared flight with Juliette Lewis (from Dusk till Dawn) however she was travelling economy […]


Bye Bye Glasgow

 So amongst a small puddle of tears we have said our farewells to sunny Glasvegas. The house is no longer ours and is in the hands of another (boo hoo). 

I am now down at my mum and dads, who have a new puppy Ace

and Al is  on a come down from a weekend in Munich […]


Steins and Fraulines

The smoke clears after another glorious raid into foreign climes under the guise of a stag do. This time the venue was Munich, the occasion was Oktoberfest and the lucky soon-to-be ex batchelour was big brian.
We rolled up on the Friday Afternoon to find out that even the organisational guru, Robbie, is not infallible. The […]


The Ringer

Well this is, i suppose, the begining of this blog. Its not quite finished yet and requires a little tweaking. There should be a page it for the wedding (fur the grannies!) and another with our itinerary (in case anyone is in that part of the world and fancies meeting for a beer or whatever the local firewater […]


Yeehaa, I’m a dole monkey…again!

 It finally arrived, the last day of employment for a year…

And to celebrate the remnants of the Rochester crowd went out to the aptly named Flaming Henrys steakhouse. A piece of meat was found, Flaming Henrys 32 ounce Rump Steak, and the challenge was layed to the contenders.

In the East Corner: The well rounded figure of Edinburger Tony […]