End Indefinite Detention

How we can allow this to happen today is beyond me. I’m supporting Liberty’s petition to end indefinite detention. The UK is the only country in Europe that locks people up with no limit on how long they can be held. Sign the petition and tell the Home Secretary this must stop now. Every year […]

MoneySavingExpert.com

In 2004 I wrote about MoneySavingExpert.com here. After 13 years it is still my go-to resource for everything from saving money tips on insurance, utilities and groceries to ideas for cleaning, budgeting, cooking and much more. This weeks “Noteworthy Website” is (Money Saving Expert ) run by Martin Lewis. (UK oriented) “It’s about saving money […]

UKTV Drama and The Bill

Just signed this petition. As a fan of TV show The Bill I’ve been enjoying watching the UKTV Drama ‘from the beginning’ run of the show which started a few months ago. Now they have decided to skip 9 series, which is just not on. Hoping to pester them to put the show on overnight […]

17 Years participating in SETI@home

Today marks the 17th anniversary of my joining the SETI@home distributed computing project that uses internet connected computers in the Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence (SETI). Even though now I only tend to crunch in the winter and spring I’m still doing my bit for the cause. Today I’m the leader of the SETI.UK team, a […]