RIP Ryan Nykolyszyn

Ryan committed suicide on Monday 29th October 2012. In his memory I am raising money by taking part in MOVEMBER for the charity PAPYRUS, a charity that raises awareness of young suicides. It provides help and support where needed with 24 hour helplines. Ryan’s death was a shock to all of us and something that […]

Malton Train Station Cafe

I dropped a car off in a nearby village, before I decided to come to the Malton Train Station Cafe. Walking in the place had quite a few people, sipping tea. Almost immediately after walking over the threshold I could feel this was a “local” cafe for “local” people. Because of the diet I am […]

Jongleurs Nottingham Night Out

Had a fantastic night out with Myron Nykolyszyn, Chris Pipes, Michele Saxton-Howes and Tony O’sullivan! Massive thank you to Phil Mansfield (Phat Phil DJ) for sorting out the tickets for us all!

Alf Askin next to Gifford VC’s Grave

This is my Grandad, Alf Askin from Spondon. He used to research Victoria Cross holders. This photo was taken by Giffords grave in Hampshire. His website still works: https://www.victoriacross.co.uk

Toys R Us Chaddesden Car Crash

A Renault Kangoo left the slip road off the A52 in Chaddesden and landed on a Ford Fiesta and a Nissan Micra in the Toys R Us Car Park. Fire Engines, Police and Paramedics attended the scene and hopefully the occupants of the Renault Kangoo are ok, they did look shaken.

Cocoon Tax Disc Holders

Not very exciting but here are the new Cocoon Tax Disc Holders that we have ordered from Yvonne Gorman and Laura Etheridge from Essential Print Services in Derby! They look amazing!

Paris Motor Show Jolly!

The Cocoon boys had a jolly to Paris for the day to visit the Motor Show! We had a great day and although we lost each other, got to visit most of the stands. My favourite car was the Mercedes CLS Sportbrake, I’m a big fan of the CLS anyway but I like my estates! […]