- TorchboxSearch and Analytics Consultant, 2010 - present
- Hertford College, OxfordPalimpsesting in James Joyce, 2006 - 2010
- Hertford College, OxfordEnglish: 1900-Present Day (MSt), 2005 - 2006
- Hertford College, OxfordEnglish Language and Literature (BA), 2001 - 2004
- Merchiston Castle School, Edinburgh1999 - 2001
- Belmont Academy, Ayr1995 - 1999
- Ayr Grammar Primary School1991 - 1995
- Eggenthal1989 - 1991
This post will explain how I managed to install my 13-year-old HP LasterJet 1000 series printer on my MacBook Pro running OS X Yosemite version 10.10.2. I feel like I'm on familiar territory here with HP's lack of legacy support for peripherals such as scan...
I kept a gratitude diary at throughout 2014. I wrote down three things for which I was grateful every night just before going to sleep. It had a positive impact on my mood. I went to sleep every night thinking about the good parts of my day. I'm going to ke...
Annoying, isn't it? Recently when fixing my friend's laptop - a battered old Acer Aspire 5738Z running Windows Vista - I kept seeing the "GfxUI has stopped working" error every time Windows booted up. I did the usual thing of Googling for a solution, but no...
I've been doing this exercise in personal reflection every September since 2010 (see also my 2011 and 2012 answers ). Day 1: Describe a significant experience that has happened in the past year. How did it affect you? Are you grateful? Relieved? Resentf...
Thanks for the video! Would you be interested in playing or dancing with us? You'd be more than welcome to have a go at one of our Wednesday evening rehearsals.
I don't believe in setting new year's resolutions that you don't want to do. Why make life a struggle? On Christmas Day I watched the first episode of Grayson Perry: Who Are You? at bedtime. It set my brain on fire. In my insomnia, I jotted down the followi...
Refereeing the scrum at Witney vs Amersham & Children, Saturday 17 April 2010. I started refereeing rugby union in May 2005 when I did the basic foundation course at Oxford University RFC. I thought I could do a better job than many of the society referees ...
I spent 9 days on holiday in San Francisco, Berkeley and Lake Tahoe in northern California, USA, visiting friends, eating the American way and watching sports. You can view the best of my photos from the trip in an annotated album on Facebook. You don't hav...
Thanks for the videos! Would you be interested in playing with us? You'd be more than welcome to come and have a go at one of our Wednesday evening rehearsals.
I spent two weeks in Rio de Janeiro with Carnaval Transatlântico from 9-23 February 2014 - the build-up to carnival. We are a samba band made up of members of Nova Guarda from Birmingham, Ziriguidum from Bristol and Toque Tambor from Hitchin, led by J P Cou...
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