Viva Las Vegas….Or Should That Be Blackpool

Viva Las Vegas….Or Should That Be Blackpool

It was an interesting experience being at the UK Coach awards last week, the venue was a new one, and compared to the Mercure Piccadilly Hotel in Manchester, the VIVA in Blackpool, nestling in the shadow of the mighty Blackpool tower as you can imagine conjured up a...

I Think That I will Just Get My Head Down……zzz

When I was a student in the leafy splendour of Hopwood Hall, at the campus of De La Salle College , Middleton, Manchester, one of the many nicknames that I picked up was the above. Apparently, I was uber fond of sleeping anytime, anyplace, and this was duly noted by...
Glasgow Congestion; A Threat And An Opportunity

Glasgow Congestion; A Threat And An Opportunity

One of the joys of last weeks excellent event in Glasgow was the chance to travel on a 1961 Glasgow Leyland Titan double decker bus, this fine old Charrabang was both elegant and majestic as it ferried us across the City to a rather nice real ale pub before attending...