I was just heading to bed when I got an email marked 'URGENT' from a German news agency wanting a copy of the photo above. I had a horrible feeling something had happened to the GoodYear Blimp and it's pilot Mike Nerandzic. I was flying with him less than two months ago. I tried to google for news but nothing came up. Then, shortly after the email came a tweet from Trevor Monk (@HAVmustfly) … [Read more...] about GoodYear Blimp Crashes In Germany
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Back in 1986 my paper round money went on a copy of John 'Lofty' Wiseman's SAS Survival Handbook. I still have it. I'd managed to get a copy just before it was banned. Shortly after it was revised without the mantraps and chemical concoctions. All the bits we would talk about at school. I had spent a good chunk of my childhood living in and around woodland and to say this book changed me is an … [Read more...] about John ‘Lofty’ Wiseman
OK, who bought me this from my Amazon wishlist? It was a lovely surprise coming downstairs this morning to find a book in the post. Especially a book I've been meaning to pick up for ages now. Pretty handy as well, as in a few weeks time I should have a log cabin delivered so that I too can join the ranks of the 'Shedworkers' getting creative at home. Thanks to whoever gifted this for me, it's … [Read more...] about A Shedworking Surprise.
A flickr set of images taken at the first ever Bushcraft Show. If you are viewing on an iphone click here … [Read more...] about Photos from the Bushcraft Show
[View the story "Audiences Norway 2011" on Storify] … [Read more...] about Audiences Norway 2011