The Roquefort Files

Travels to the pub and back

April 23rd, 2010

The world is your Oyster card

I was down in London at the weekend for a double-header of nights out with Josh and Doug. With a few hours to kill before meeting Josh on Friday evening, and no particular destination in mind before then, a random stroll of the few miles from Kings Cross to the City turned into an unexpectedly […]

April 15th, 2010

Before, during & after, pt II

I bolted down to the car park, or at least walked as rapidly as slick-soled ghillie brogues and kilt-constrained decency permitted. Within ten minutes I’d wound my way up Dunollie Road and out onto the A85 and was mentally high-fiving myself on making such good time; ten minutes after that, I’d pulled over at a […]

April 6th, 2010

Before, during & after, pt I

I was over in Oban a couple of weekends ago with Jeff, Devon and Ally. We all were there to attend the wedding of a couple of old school friends of ours, but I had the additional responsibility of piping the bride-to-be up the aisle. (“Piping up the aisle” is neither a cake-filling technique nor […]