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cycle touring

The joy of cycle touring

I discovered cycling, and cycle touring, late in life — and it’s been one of the best things I’ve ever done


How to make this bright, multi-purpose, plywood drawer unit

Design details, dimensions, and construction notes — for one of my favourite projects


My first Macintosh computer

I was one of the first Mac users in the UK!

web development

A sample post with everything in it

Tons of layout and styling options — all set with plain-text Markdown and one image ‘shortcode’

This simple text-only markup means that both the image’s size and its position can be changed in an instant — a super-fast and powerful formatting tool, that I’ve used to create every post (and page) on this site.