IMAGES: Abandoned City – Manchester, 25 Dec 2011

As any self-respecting geek does on Christmas Day, I went out at around 9am in my home city of Manchester to snap pictures of the abandoned city! As you may notice, there are very occasional signs of life dotted around, however the silence that was over the city was nothing short of eerie – we […]

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year to all my friends, and readers of this blog! Last night, we had an awesome roast dinner (thanks Max!) and then went outside to watch the London Fireworks (I am very lucky to live within direct sight / only around a mile away from the Houses of Parliament and the London Eye). […]

Life Update (Mon 12 Sep 2011)

It’s just after 17:00 on a very autumnal Monday afternoon. I’m currently sat in the basement of the Waterstones on Piccadilly – a really majestic building that is well worth a look in on any tour of London. I have a pot of tea in front of me, a tiffin brownie thingy, my iPad and […]

Aston – Someone Like You

Huuuuuuuuuuuuuuurrrrrrrrrrrrrrrah! *bounces* Been a big fan of the classical music group Aston for quite some time now – check out their awesome covers of Lady Gaga, Kylie, La Roux and Rihanna here – essentially what they do is take a popular song and add some amazing classical twists to it and ultimately produce a fantastically […]