Geocaching and how to easily get started

Geocaching and how to easily get started

Geo-what?? Geocaching has been around since May, 2000, when Dave Ulmer of Beavercreek, Oregon, USA stashed a parcel and posted its GPS coordinates online. Within three days two people had discovered the stash and the game had begun. Much like an old-fashioned treasure...
Guitar Lessons – It’s never too late

Guitar Lessons – It’s never too late

Can an ‘Old Dog’ learn new tricks? At the age of 59 I took the plunge and began guitar lessons to finally learn to play an instrument. Well, that’s not quite true. I was always a tapper… my dad had played the drums and it came-out in me. He and I would tap along to...
Fly-Fishing – more than an experience day.

Fly-Fishing – more than an experience day.

A couple of months ago I booked a fly-fishing experience day for me and my 36 year-old son. It was something that neither of us had ever tried and it seemed like something we’d enjoy. We decided on Meon Springs, in Hampshire, as it was roughly half-way between...
Drone registration

Drone registration

If you fly, or plan to fly a model aircraft there is now a mandatory drone registration scheme from the CAA.   Drone registration is in two parts: Operator ID – The person responsible for the aircraft (ownership, maintenance etc) Flyer ID – The pilot...