Category Archives: Pre-launch

Launch to Nepal; T-3…2…1 day to go!

Launch to Nepal; T minus 3…2…1 day. #1 The last few busy days of packing, organising, packing and enjoying some simple summer food; a fancy cheese toastie, fresh fruit and cold orange juice, yum… #2 Lots of phone calls and messages

Launch to Nepal; T-3…2…1 day to go!

Launch to Nepal; T minus 3…2…1 day. #1 The last few busy days of packing, organising, packing and enjoying some simple summer food; a fancy cheese toastie, fresh fruit and cold orange juice, yum… #2 Lots of phone calls and messages

Launch to Nepal; T-4 days. That’s getting quite close now!?

Launch to Nepal; T minus 4 days. The preparation continues in earnest, accompanied here by quotes from the VSO briefing for new volunteers to Kathmandu, Nepal. #1 Here I’m trying to indicate the humble electricity supply and how I may

Launch to Nepal; T-4 days. That’s getting quite close now!?

Launch to Nepal; T minus 4 days. The preparation continues in earnest, accompanied here by quotes from the VSO briefing for new volunteers to Kathmandu, Nepal. #1 Here I’m trying to indicate the humble electricity supply and how I may

Launch to Nepal; T-5 days. The countdown continues…

Launch to Nepal – T minus 5 days; #1 Another great day out with my parents and nephews enjoying the Peak District National Park landscape near my home. Rock hopping, battling through bracken and playing in hidden dens – ace. #2 Back

Launch to Nepal; T-5 days. The countdown continues…

Launch to Nepal – T minus 5 days; #1 Another great day out with my parents and nephews enjoying the Peak District National Park landscape near my home. Rock hopping, battling through bracken and playing in hidden dens – ace. #2 Back

Launch to Nepal; T-6 days. Best of British countdown

Launch to Nepal – T minus 6 days; #1 Just occasionally we do enjoy a scorchingly sunny summer’s day even in Britain. I promise this was a genuine shot of the sky, today, in Britain; #2 But we generally choose

Launch to Nepal; T-6 days. Best of British countdown

Launch to Nepal – T minus 6 days; #1 Just occasionally we do enjoy a scorchingly sunny summer’s day even in Britain. I promise this was a genuine shot of the sky, today, in Britain; #2 But we generally choose

Official 7 day countdown commences; Best of British #T-7

It is still hard to really comprehend, but I just received confirmation of my one way flight ticket to Kathmandu, Nepal – wow! At exactly this time next week, I will be making my way to the gate at Heathrow, saying a temporary

Official 7 day countdown commences; Best of British #T-7

It is still hard to really comprehend, but I just received confirmation of my one way flight ticket to Kathmandu, Nepal – wow! At exactly this time next week, I will be making my way to the gate at Heathrow, saying a temporary

Business Development Adviser – what will I actually be doing?

This is a slight repeat from the new “About me” section above but I thought it would be worth clarifying at this early stage; What am I actually going to be doing? The master plan; spend the next two years

Business Development Adviser – what will I actually be doing?

This is a slight repeat from the new “About me” section above but I thought it would be worth clarifying at this early stage; What am I actually going to be doing? The master plan; spend the next two years

Why Nepal?

So finally everything has worked out and it’s now just over 2 weeks until I set off for Kathmandu Nepal (Eek!?). So I had a couple of important questions first of all; 1: Where is Nepal? See helpful map below 2:

Why Nepal?

So finally everything has worked out and it’s now just over 2 weeks until I set off for Kathmandu Nepal (Eek!?). So I had a couple of important questions first of all; 1: Where is Nepal? See helpful map below 2: