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How To Get Rid Of The Chav Element.

Hi, . The Irish bookmakers, Paddy Power, have come up with another hilarious advert. This is their solution to subdue the emerging Chav element which is creeping into well known horse racing meetings, such as the Cheltenham Festival, which takes place over five days in March. . If you remember, there was  which took place […]

Fun In Russia.

Hi, . It is unfeasibly cold here today in the far north. . I awoke early to below freezing temperatures, bright white ice covering everything, and a heavy haze of fog. It is like an advert for some fine place to go to for a skiing holiday. . Although I am not sporty myself, I […]

Whoaahhh. Flyboarding by Zapata Racing.

Hi, . If you watched the 2008 film ‘Ironman’, starring Robert Downey Jnr. in the lead role, and wished to be like the superhero Tony Stark….then this post is especially for you. Everything eventually comes to he, or she, who waits. . Now , a gentleman named Franky Zapata, from Marseilles in France, has unveiled […]

‘Glow In The Dark’ Surfers Greet The Summer On Bondi Beach.

G’day, . . Do note the Australian flavour to the proceedings today It may be cold and damp up here in The North, where winter is underway, but some places are just beginning their summertime. . Places like . A place where they have just celebrated a most fabulous ‘Welcome To Summer’ extravaganza, which was […]

Stallone’s Journey.

Hello, . In a world where great kindness and compassion can be found, there is also great cruelty. . This is especially true in the secret world of dog fighting. . I found this video which graphically shows the awful cruelty suffered by the poor animals whose owners choose to use them for sport. . […]

OMG. I feel Seasick. Garrett McNamara Triumphs.

Hey. . We are thinking about a visit to our old favourite place, Tynemouth, very soonish….if the weather decides to clear itself up a bit. Even when it is so cold, a paddle on the shoreline is a real pleasure, although you definitely do lose all feeling in your lower legs. . I cannot imagine […]

Going Like A Bomb.

Hi, . How are you! Things are very quiet for us here at the moment, given the horrible rainy weather and the chilly winds lately. It was so bad that I got earache from it when we went on our last long walk….as if I need any more body parts going wrong at the moment! […]

I’ll Bet That Makes Your Eyes Water!

Hi Folks, . Just a quick one for you. . Now this one is definitely a bit cool. It all looks so graceful and flowing to the observer’s eye. . The action takes place in the Czech Republic. The wind flight simulator is in the Skydive Arena in Prague, and the simulated wind blows at […]

Nude Swimming With Whales.

Hi, . It is a watery one for you all today….and no, that does not mean that I am going to bore you all once more with complaints about our usual ‘less than summery’ weather. . Those who ‘understand’ whales, are thinking that the Beluga are less than keen about being pestered by scientists and […]

Brawl At Royal Ascot On Ladies Day. June 2011.

Wow . Fings aint wot they . . It used to be a day of elegance and style, but this year it was the scene of a such as you might see at the weekend in any city centre. . It seems that the rules have relaxed to a dire point which allows this sort […]