Honda Civic Type R 2005 Black

My 2nd Car: Honda Civic Type-R (2005)

Call Sign: “Beetle”, “Panther” Having landed my first job out of university it was only a few months before I upgraded from my Ford Fiesta to a car which I’d wanted to own since 16 years of age – a 3 door, black metallic paint, air conditioned, 2005 (55 plate) edition, Honda Civic 2.0 i-VTEC Type-R (yes, that required the […]

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Front of Ford Fiesta 1.3 1997 Silver

My 1st Car: Ford Fiesta 1.3 (1997)

Call Sign: “Fester” The first car I ever owned was a silver 1.3 Ford Fiesta, S-reg (1997) which quickly became known as “Fester” – creative I know. The Fiesta was bought for me and my sister to share by my parents so I was driving it from 17 years of age, cruising around Aylesbury in Buckinghamshire and really showing those […]

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Gravity Poster

Gravity Film Review

When Alfonso Cuarón‘s latest motion picture, Gravity (2013) emerged in cinemas a few months ago (released 7th November 2013), the trailers really didn’t make me jump out of my seat to get down the cinema and part with my cash. Considering Alfonso had directed the likes of Great Expectations (1998) and Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004) in addition […]

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London Commuting

My 9-5 exists in London meaning that as a Bedfordshire guy I must undertake the daily commute with London Midland. For years I put off getting a job in London as the thought of early starts, late nights home and the hammering of my wallet couldn’t justify it. I know many people of a similar view but the realities of […]

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