Ashton Packet Boat company have their own 2 foot (24″) narrow gage railway.
One of the workshops at EMF Camp was Matt Little’s workshop on off grid solar Photo Voltaic, however due to being stuck in traffic I was unable to attend it. as some one intrested in off grid living (being on a boat and all) After the fact I spoke to Matt via twitter and he […]
We have been looking for a new stove to put on nbSteven fora while. Bob suggested looking at a Boatman Stove from Northern Fabrication Services. The Boatman stove comes in two options, one without a back boiler, and one with. The back boiler allows the stove to heat water, since our Calorifier (Hot Water tank) […]
I have been following But She’s a Girl for a while. A while ago I chose to implement her recommended use for Mavericks Finder Tags: I don’t use tags in the usual way (with keyword-like tags), but instead use them to mark the status of a file in my workflow, to make it easier to […]
Over on my more mature blog (as in grown up and professional), I am blogging about my working through a Future Learn course, Sustainability, Society and You. This is a free course from the University of Nottingham, via Future Learn. Have a look and see if there is anything on there that takes your fancy.
my contract with FACT (Foundation for Art and Creative Technology) has not been renewed, so for fun I am now without a job, one of the things however I am allowed to do in the UK while applying for work is apply for JSA (Job Seekers Allowance). I am trying to do this without ending up claiming […]
Amy and James’ of nbLuckyDuck, are putting nbLuckyDuck up for sale; nbLuckyDuck is an awesome boat, and would make a great first boat 🙂 Summary Lucky Duck is a 48ft traditional stern narrowboat first registered in 1986, with a reliable BMC 1.8 engine. It sleeps 2 + 2 on a sofa bed, makes a great […]