Monthly Archives: August 2014

Manor Farm House

The ex-home of the Cadbury family, with parts of it over 200 years old. There has definitely been a manor house in this area for over 250 years. That makes this one of the oldest buildings in Birmingham. It is … Continue reading

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Robert “Bob” Moelwyn Jones. RIP

23/07/14 Bob Jones was a man you quarrelled with, but he was a great lad if you kept to the matter in hand, especially if it was a pint of Dudley brewed beer. He was a high up in the … Continue reading

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Flight back

here is the view through the window of the aircraft. Luckily there was not a similar shock as there was in the morning of Thursday (it took two days to get there) when the news came on that a flight … Continue reading

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Megatech

Fascinating college within a building housing 10,000 people. Here are a few shots of the college, plus some of the greenery employed to enhance the building. This consists of green roofs and walls. Precisely what Peter has been calling for … Continue reading

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Two days in Malaya

Peter was liaising with two educational institutions for Bournville College of which he is a Governor. BC education, and Megatech. He went out on the Tuesday, and came back on the Saturday. Quite tiring, but really great to feel that … Continue reading

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Another nasty bump.

This 4 x 4 came unstuck against the railings. It is difficult sometimes when the light is against you seeing the clear Shenley Lane road ahead, however I have already proposed a large roundabout below the school as a means … Continue reading

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Day of Inaction

10/07/14 Here we have a shot of the half empty Victoria Square with the Unison protest over Public Sector Job protection. the singing was atrocious, but probably the left microphone was accorded less feedback. There were socialists of all sorts, … Continue reading

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