Category: Moving to Letchworth

Our garage door is broken, one of the wires that allow us to open it has snapped, leaving it jammed open. So I phone our letting agents, who phone our landlord, who says she’ll get the builders to phone me.…

Following the grand tradition I’ve rendered our new house in The Sims again. Took a while, mostly because I can’t do it in game, as none of my Sims could afford to live in a house with so much stuff…

So, I’m reinstalling Gentoo on my desktop in the hope that this time I’ll stick with it. I’m getting quite good at going though the install sequence, although since they did major revisions in January and my boot disc was…

Typical. The day NTL are due to install the Whizzy Cool broadband connection, I manage to connect to the wireless network of some random person who lives nearby and who, apparently, can get ADSL. Yay onlineness.

So, we’ve moved then. A 4am start on Saturday got us into our new house at about 10:30am, two transits full of stuff arrived, and we still have boxes everywhere. The new house doesn’t get ADSL, but does get NTL…

There is a special hell reserved for South East Trains who have chosen tomorrow as the ideal weekend to stop all trains between TFT of Paddock Wood and London. In fact, I will have to catch a bus. I hate…

Since I apparently wasn’t clear in the previous post on the subject: I stop being paid on the 17th A number of groups have expressed the intention of hiring me Neither are able to do so right now Therefore, as…

Okay, so we move into the new house on Saturday morning. The last six months of only seeing my SO at weekends (And hardly at all since christmas), two months of dealing with all the hassles of getting a new…

The idea was that headers should go with weeks. You may have noticed (Those in RSS readers may have not) that the header graphic for Aquarionics changes weekly. I spend a fair amount of time designing these things, and a…

That’s it, I’ve left Reading. Ah well, another house bites the dust…