and another last time …

Pat has just left for work and this will be the last Saturday she goes into the office (unless of course in the unlikely event of her getting bored and her deciding to get a job at some future point).  I think Pat has just another eight days of paid employment! Richard and I are […]

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30 something

Sarah called with Daniel today on her 30 something birthday – in addition to helping Sarah with her gifts he also wore my new Bayen Munich hat …

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glorious night in Germany

  Richard and I were in Munich yesterday for Match Day 6 of the Champions League – had a really decent day, rounded off perfectly when City put away the Bayen Munich treble winning team, unbeaten in 40 leagues games, unbeaten in 10 Champions league games and unbeaten since Pep went there this season  – […]

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last visit to coleagues in Blackpool

with the clock now ticking the days away very quickly towards my last day in the Department, I paid my last visit to colleagues in Peel Park (Blackpool) – I’ve  a break from work now as Richard and I take an early flight out to Munich tomorrow – then I’m back in Sheffield on Thursday

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what a good day it’s been

not for the first time this season the football genius David Moyes smashes new records again in his brief tenure at old trafford – for the first time in over 40 years he led the team to a glorious capitulation against Newcastle United, to make a neat pairing with the midweek defeat against Everton.  You […]

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living the high life …

  sometimes it’s just about knowing how to treat someone to a good time, so with that in mind we called to Dunhelm Mill in Stockport (which of course is a large national chain with zero resemblance to a mill) so as to save a full £1.00 parking on the Peel Centre car park and […]

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never felt more like

I’ve never felt more like singing the Blues when City win and United lose … What a satisfactory evening of football as Man Utd fall apart at home to Everton and City win away – Man Utd now 12 points from the top and 12 points from the relegation zone …         […]

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munich next week …

just got confirmation of our travel arrangements for next Tuesday when we go to Munich – flight leaves at 07:30 and it goes without saying that Richard and I are both looking forwad to visitng this stadium

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