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FPSS Celebration Evening – 22 November 2012

I was delighted to be nominated to receive a Subject Prize at my school’s annual Celebration Evening this year – but slightly baffled as to ‘Why me?’. You see, of the eleven subjects I...

Explorer Scout Camp Diary: Day Four – 7 August 2012

It’s Day Four of my Explorer Scout Unit’s (the Dragons of Maidenhead) summer camp, just outside Barnstaple. After all waking up quite late, we begin a day of shooting and tunnelling at the Collard Bridge Campsite, and then enjoy a lovely evening excursion to Ilfracombe – a town I recognised thanks to a weekend there with my choir, about five years ago.

THE CRACK OF DAWN: We walked through the few hours of darkness, eventually arriving in Cookham for this sunrise. (Photo: Phil Bray)

Overnight Walk – 23rd June 2012

I joined my friend Phil Bray and a few members of the Parkside Christian Fellowship group, for a walk from 12:00am to 5:00am on Saturday, 23 June 2012. After a lack of information –...

ALL THE FUN OF THE FAIR: A vintage Scammell engine, hand-painted with its founder's name.

Saturday at Carters Steam Fair – 12 May 2012

Every May, Carters Steam Fair (which spends eight months a year on the road) comes home for a week in Maidenhead. This year was no different, and I spent a few hours on Saturday 12 at its Pinkneys Green site.