Roundabouting London

If I were to identify one feature of roads in London that is different to anywhere else in the world, it would be the humble roundabout. I learned to drive up north


Off the Grid

As Sam supports Yeovil Town, I see a lot of Yeovil Town games


Truely random

Over the past few months I have gone through my whole computer and sorted out files and folders that were all over the place as a result of years of neglect. The process is ongoing, but I have so far got a folder of images called “random” that has 1021 files in it. So for […]

Annoying things about Oystercards: 1

I’m not talking the timeout rules or touching pink validation or validity based things that make this “cheap and easiest way to travel in London” an absolute nightmare – but more the things people do that can get right on my nerves, some of which are not necessarily Oyster specific…

1: “Seek Assistance”

We all […]

Ask Matt VIII

Q: (paraphrased) How do I get to the Brit School?

Walking down Park Street in Croydon, I was approached and asked if I knew the way. I advised him to walk to East Croydon and take a train to Selhurst, from which I knew it was a short walk as I’d seen the signposts when […]

My Holiday – Geek style

Very recently I had the immense pleasure of going on holiday with Sam, her Dad and partner, and her uncle. This was all in celebration of Sam’s Dad’s birthday – happy birthday!

Anyway, being a geek and all, my GPS logger came with me and I turned it on fo the transporty bits – so […]

Better find another way then…

Today I couldn’t be arsed to get up. So I stretched it forever and ever.



I feel it’s time for a blog post to be totally random, where my mind takes me, so behold, here it comes…


Yesterday I visited the madlands that is Milton Keynes for a fairly muppety reason


Ask Matt I

I often, largely in the ├╝ber-confusing world of public transport in and around the capital, get asked for help by people who are a bit lost and confused. I will, for a laugh, detail these, what my answer was, and what my answer should have been, under the category “ask matt” here on the blog.


Sunshine Happy Music Radio

It’s sunny

Today I made a mad dash home and back in my lunch hour.


Monday mutterings

Greetings from a hazy Monday Croydon morning. This post will be very much stream of conciousness style – as I came on here without anything in particular to write about, but just the intention to write. Dangerous? Most certainly…