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Day 1 – Perth to Coolgardie

We leave this morning.  Trailer worries hopefully behind us (a tyre wore out rather quickly after out two trips to Margaret River and Jurien Bay – after some worries that it might have been a serious axel problem, it looks like it was a bad tyre)

The weather is not the best & there was a road closure between Southern Cross and Coolgardie yesterday, but we will take things as they  come.

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I took a cab home !

Please be careful this Christmas season… With the holidays upon us I would like to share a personal experience with my family & friends about drinking and driving. As you may know some of us have been known to have …

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DavidJohnPorter – Twitter

OK, finally got around to getting a personal twitter account… Now I just need to follow a few folk and get a few followers ! The twitter feed on the right has been updated! All for now, Dave

Live QI heading to Perth!

Stephen Fry
Stephen Fry

Stephen Fry Tweeted earlier today that he and Alan Davies are heading to Perth in late October for two live QI shows.

The shows are at the Burswood Theatre on Friday the 21st of October at 8:00pm and the second on Sunday the 23rd at 3:00pm

QI has been showing in Perth over the last couple of years, but started in the UK in 2006.

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London Update

Hi Everyone, starting a new entry for London!

  • Arrived in London on the Eurostar from Paris.
  • Two night in Hotel near Marble Arch (6/10)
  • Jen has a bad head cold, so I spent an afternoon walking around Hyde Park & Oxford Street. Made friends with a squirell!
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A big catch up

Sorry for those who have been regularly checking the site – just been too busy enjoying France, or too tired to bother 🙂 So here is a list of where we are at – it being many highs and lows. …

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Leaving England

Just a brief post before I loose the 3G sim card (Telco o2) on the iPad. I found an on-line discussion that discussed the fact that you cannot get a 3g Sim Card in France unless you have a French …

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Off to France

We are currently on our way to Plymouth on a cross country train service from Birmingham. We probably won’t be back in Birmingham – so it was goodbye to the relatives for this trip. Yesterday we had a nice day …

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Ring of Kerry & back…

Ring of Kerry coastline
Ring of Kerry coastline

Hi Everyone,


Yesterday we traveled back to Donegal from Killarney after driving around the Ring of Kerry the previous day.

It is a fantastic drive, taking in spectacular views of the rugged coastline…

We stayed the night in Kilarney – again you have your pick of B&B’s at just 30 Euros a night including breakfast.

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