Posts Tagged ‘ HMS Illustrious ’

Saturday snippets: November 1st 2014

Nov 1st, 2014 | By

The location of a youth hostel in Sydney surprises Adrian as he sums up the smaller stories of the week.



Saturday snipetts: 30 August 2014

Aug 30th, 2014 | By
Titanic Belfast - biggest tourist attraction in Belfast

Adrian looks at the success of new tourism attractions, highlights a new luxury holiday destination and finds yet another destination looking to kill the golden goose of tourism yet again.



Saturday snippets: 16th August 2014

Aug 16th, 2014 | By

Adrian finds out that more of us are holidaying abroad this year over last year but still plans to head to Cilgerran for the coracle championships next weekend! OK, he admits it – he lives there – but he’ll still be going for the fun!



Remembering our navy

May 17th, 2013 | By

Yesterday I was down in Portsmouth. Co-incidentally HMS Ark Royal was being positioned by tugs at a wharf before it is taken from Portsmouth for the very last time and cut up for scrap.