• Cat Scans And Beyond: Unusual Pet Portraits

    Lots of you enjoyed Caiti’s cat scan from the other day, so here are a few more pets seen from an unusual angle. And rest assured – no animal was harmed in the making of this blog. In fact, they thoroughly enjoyed it. Treacle the cat’s scan didn’t come out...


  • Cook-A-Cock-A-Doodle-Do!

    Little Freaky, the cou-nu cockerel, has just crowed himself to the top of the menu. Up to now he’s been well behaved, only giving the occasional sneeze-like crow at civilised times of day. But this week he’s decided that 5 a.m. is the time to get shouting, so that’s it....


  • I Think Caiti May Be Bored …

    What do you get when you leave a cat, a scanner and a bored teenager in the same room?


  • Tour de Brits – I Mean Tour de France 2012!

    Unless you’ve been offworld for the last three weeks, you must have been aware that the Tour de France has been going on. This is without doubt the world’s greatest spectator sporting event. A large proportion of France turns out to take in the race as it goes by. We’ve...


  • Custard In My Garden OR How To Grow A Beyblade

    I spent a lot of time browsing in the seed section of gardening shops earlier in the year and picked up some interesting looking things to grow. These included coriander, melons, cucumbers, celeriac and white courgettes. I picked the first of these the other day and Chris used some in...