360/365 LUFC Tree by rutty is licensed under CC BY-NC-SA We are visiting many relatives today, as is traditional in our family. We have been to see my Dad and Step-mum, and am now at my Auntie’s house for the feed of my life. My Uncle and his children are massive Leeds United fans. I’m…… Continue reading 360/365 LUFC Tree
“152/365 Shopping for the expensive stuff” by rutty is licensed under CC BY-NC-SA I am a native of Leeds. It’s been many a year since I lived there – having moved when I joined the RAF back in 1988 – but it remains one of my favourite cities. The shopping centres have improved immensely since…… Continue reading 152/365 Shopping for the expensive stuff
I was born and brought up in Leeds and have been a fairly apathetic supporter of The Whites for most of my life. I’ve had some poorly-judged dalliances with both Nottingham Forest and Liverpool in my youth, but my home team has emerged as my chosen supported football club. I tend to follow most games…… Continue reading Has it been 30 years?
Snowy Armley, originally uploaded by rutty. 50/365 This weekend saw us heading up to Leeds to visit my Mum and Stepdad. The Weather Gods decided to greet our northwards trek with a sprinkling of snow, making the drive up the M1 slightly more exciting then we wanted. Some pillock in Honda Civic somehow managed to…… Continue reading Snowy Armley
BBC looks to copy protect content BBC plans to encrypt Freeview HD data have come under fire from critics, who say it will effectively copyright free BBC content. Under plans submitted to regulator Ofcom, the broadcaster has requested that it be allowed to encrypt certain information on set top boxes. Only trusted manufacturers would be…… Continue reading Links for September 17th
A false sense of security – The real danger of social networks is complacency, not cancer, says Bill Thompson Ryanair mulls charge for toilets – Irish budget airline Ryanair has said it is considering charging passengers for using the toilet while flying. Chief executive Michael O’Leary told the BBC that the Dublin-based carrier was looking…… Continue reading Bookmarks for February 25th through February 27th