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October 22, 2014
by Neil Turner
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Believe me, I am still alive

Apart from the weekly links digests and a couple of posts about the iPhone 6 that I had for three days (now returned), it’s been over a month since I posted anything of substance on here. This is despite me … Continue reading

August 22, 2014
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Thirteen and out

Today’s the end of my thirteen day stint at work. Whilst this wasn’t the first time I’ve done such a long unbroken period at work, it’s certainly felt more difficult than in previous years. Though unlike previous years, A-level results … Continue reading

August 19, 2014
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Shattered

I can very much not recommend working 10 days straight without a break. Especially if one of those days involves 14 hours at work with almost no breaks. I was doing fine until today when my brain turned to mush … Continue reading

July 14, 2014
by Neil Turner
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…and back in the gym too

As well as re-starting driving lessons, I’ve also started going back to the gym regularly. It’s been a long time since I last did regular exercise – certainly longer than I’m willing to admit – and it was showing. My … Continue reading

June 4, 2014
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Accio Blog Post!

Sadly I’m not Harry Potter, so I can’t just summon a pre-written blog post without really thinking about it. Shame. The weather was lovely over the weekend just gone. Which is a shame because Christine was ill for all of … Continue reading

May 25, 2014
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The big Three Oh

Today’s the day that I leave my twenties and become a thirty-something. One of a few ‘big’ birthdays that I’ll have in my lifetime. Christine’s present to me was the trip to Dublin, and my parents bought me an iPad … Continue reading

May 23, 2014
by Neil Turner
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Back from Dublin

We’re back from Dublin. Actually we got back on Wednesday – yesterday’s post was pre-recorded and I had foreseen having time to edit my photos and start writing some blog posts about it. Alas, that hasn’t happened so this is … Continue reading