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Travel

Travelling is a passion of mine. During my working life I have travelled frequently, but only to a limited number of countries. In recent years I have started travelling for pleasure to the kind of place that my business travel never took me to. The places that I can recall visiting I have marked on a map at Tripadvisor where I indicated my favourite cities as: Istanbul (Turkey), Lisbon (Portugal), Vancouver (Canada) and Tokyo (Japan).

If you are interested in my more recent experiences then see the Travel pages.

Bell Ringing

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Bell Ringing is a pastime that my family has been engaged in for generations and I suppose I had from childhood thought that I should get around to trying it one day. In 2004 I gave it a try and there turned out to be much more to it than I had anticipated. My interest gradually grew as my practical bell handling ability increased and an appreciation of how varied the techical aspects can become should one be interested.

I decided that I would attempt to describe the practicalities as I learn them and before I forget what it is like to get started. Perhaps my experiences will help other learners, to that end there is material devoted to the subject of Bell Ringing.

Blog

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Even though many of my professional colleagues have maintained a blog for years I never felt the need and was not sure that I was comfortable with the constraints of my employer's policy on blogging. However, I have changed my mind and have now started one. As I start I'm not sure what topics it will cover though it will contain my musings on subjects that interest me. You can take a look at those musings at Blogger.

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