Ever wondered how easy it is to row a boat? It's not. Paddle coordination and stroke symmetry are not easily mastered. With the recent weather we decided to take a row boat out on the river Stour. There is a company in Wimbourne Dream Boats, that hire out the boats (weather permitted) for about £15 an [...]
What can I say about A La Ronde? It has to be one of the most unusual places I've visited, also one of the smallest National Trust locations. The whole house is filled with cabinets and bookcases stuffed full with shells, they are everywhere! Also the house is quite unique in that it has 16 [...]
I've had a webcam set up for a while now looking at a bird feeder, however the distance from webcam to feeder meant that the images and video clips were less than great. This afternoon I spent a little time repurposing a bird feeder house/table and got it rigged up with the webcam much closer. [...]
On Easter Sunday we took a trip down to Lydford Gorge, turns out its further than we thought but well worth the drive. Lydford Gorge at the National Trust We were forced into the 'long' 3 mile circular walk as the Trust are carrying out repairs on a bridge. This was actually a good thing [...]
I made a previous post regarding mounting a usb flash drive to a raspberry pi and the issues involved in this task. If you've initialised from new or cannibalised a HDD from a wounded device running windows then it wont be fully compatible with a Linux file system and the chmod command will not work. [...]
A day at the stones of Stonehenge.
Scotland, Inveraray, Oban, Fort William and Ben Nevis.