Ian Mason's microblog

€5.50 for 1.5l of Kourtaki retsina in Skiathos supermarket :) Has to be done!


Up close and personal 🦇

Curiously, a bat just decided to land on my doorstep.

BBQ imminent …

Broken hammock replaced :)

Playlist: Death in Vegas feat. Liam Gallagher♫Scorpio Rising Chris Isaak♫Wicked Game Blondie♫Hanging on the Telephone Nirvana♫Smells Like Teen Spirit Pearl Jam♫Once The Sisters of Mercy♫Nine While Nine The All Seeing I♫1st Man in Space The Sisters of Mercy♫Lucretia My Reflection

Jed Mercurio on @BBCRadio4’s #DesertIslandDiscs - fascinating conversation and a fantastic selection of music

A poplar hawk-moth has appeared in my server room.

Hot day = Ouzo night

Had a hammock disaster :(

Talk & The Optimist - D. H. Lawrence

Prompt delivery from Sous Chef @SousChefTweet - in time for some weekend cooking :)

Some excellent gins at Cardiff Gin Festival but queue times at bars really needs sorting out @ginvodkaco - 30+ min for a drink is not acceptable 😡

Royal Gun Salute outside Cardiff City Hall

Tomorrow is World Gin Day :) worldginday.com

Early to vote in the rain

ICC Champions Trophy 2017 starts today - nice to see a Google Doodle celebrating it. 🏏

Wine glasses have increased in size from a capacity of 65ml 300 years ago to 450ml today - Bigger wine glasses make us drink too much

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