Category Archives: Site News

I’m off to Europe

Once many years ago, at the beginning of my career, I went to the then Head of School and said I was taking a weeks leave. Then he said to me that a young man in my position should be … Continue reading

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Off conferencing

I’m off to Cyprus for 3 days and flying for about 3 days.  Posting will be light. Checking the spam filters and auto moderation queue will be even slower. The regular posts will appear at the regular times.  

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Off Conferencing

I’m off for a week. The regular posts will appear more or less at the regular times. Posting may be light or not. Clearing out the auto-moderation and spam filters will be slower than usual. Please remember at the moment … Continue reading

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Off conferencing

The regular posts will appear more or less at the regular times. Posting may be light or heavy. It will take longer for comments that get auto-moderated to be cleared. For those who do fall foul of the auto-moderator feel … Continue reading

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Bird Strike

Gentlepeople – there has been a recent outbreak of Bird strike. Many thanks to those threadsters who email me to let me know. As a result I’m taking a very cautious approach to approving new comments and threadsters. Many apologies … Continue reading

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New Threadsters

As some of you may know we experienced a Bird Strike late last week. Thank you again to those individuals who emailed to notify me. Since then there have been several new threadsters appear. Given the recent Bird Strike I … Continue reading

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I’m off

Posting might be light – it may be heavy. Regular open threads will appear more or less at the usual times. Play nicely. Comments that get caught up in auto-moderation and the spam filter may take a bit longer to … Continue reading

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Public Service announcement

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Off to Europe

I’m off to Europe for a week of conferencing and meetings. Posting might be light – or not, as the case may be. The usual open threads will appear at the more or less usual times. A French election forum … Continue reading

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Well earned rest … or something

I expect to be out of internet range for the next two weeks. So posts will be very light. Non-existent actually. I have set up all the usual open forums and the like to appear as normal. But … I … Continue reading

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