Tag Archives: Wacky

Event: Peter Pan Cup

Ever since Christmas Day in 1864, members of the Serpentine Swimming Club have been plunging themselves into the icy Serpentine lake to swim 100 yards in the hopes of winning the prestigious Peter Pan Cup. Only members with experience of … Continue reading

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UKCB takes a dive at the International Bognor Birdman

Remember the Bognor Birdman competition we attended a few weeks ago? Well, nor do I. I’d managed to blot out the pain of hurling myself off a pier wearing a giant teabag. But it’s all coming back now like sewage … Continue reading

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Film: Mary & Max – Claymation brilliance

I adore clay-mation. When I was a wee kidlet, one of my favourite TV shows was Morph and I taped, then re-watched, the very first Wallace and Gromit short film approximately eleventy billion times. To this day, I still think … Continue reading

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Flashback: Tea Science!

If you thought making a good cup of tea was as simple as putting a teabag in a cup, then you’ve clearly forgotten the five ‘simple’ rules for making a cup of tea. This video, possibly the best thing found … Continue reading

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Top of the Shops: Choccywoccydoodah, Brighton

If you ever head down Brighton way be sure to swing by Choccywoccydoodah. Now, I’ve never been one for sweet stuff, personally. I’ll take the cheese any time. But this place is something else. Every piece is a work of … Continue reading

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Back from Bognor and still alive: a weekend at the International Bognor Birdman

Just back from a good dunking by the sunny seaside at this year’s International Bognor Birdman event. All in all a great weekend with plenty of new friends made including monocle-sporting intergalactic legend Sir Patrick Moore, a fairy, a pink … Continue reading

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