Category Commmunity

Personal Inflation

Here’s one that I took a few years earlier. Red Mel and I went for a bike ride in Bristol. We came across this hot air balloon being prepared for take off from Ashton Court. How exciting! We sat down,…

Men at Work

‘What absolute bastards!’ I thought when I first saw this sign. Then I realised that it might be more to do with road maintenance rather than actual animal torture! Those men at work been digging up the road outside our…

Out of Season

Here’s a picture that I took the other day. It seemed that a whole bunch of gulls were auditioning for a part in the remake of the birds. They circled overhead but thankfully weren’t too menacing. They’re much less aggressive…

Political Compass

Here’s a little distraction for your morning coffee break. A work colleague introduced me to The Political Compass. It’s a test that provides sixty odd propositions to reflect on. You base your answers on how you’d like the economy and…

Lendwithcare

For many years now I’ve invested with  lendwithcare. I make loans to people in the developing world that tick along nicely in the background, apparently changing lives.  It’s such a wonderful idea that I thought I’d bring it to the…