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Day 2 – Sausage and Trains

Day 2 – Sausage and Trains

With the late arrival of Mark the night before, our contingent was now up to four and, as such, we found ourselves staring down the barrel of a week of schedules and the inevitable last minute changes that are likely to occur. Breakfast was missed…

City to City – Travelling to Cologne via London with Gerry Rafferty

City to City – Travelling to Cologne via London with Gerry Rafferty

Travelling to anywhere from Cornwall is a bit of an arse-ache. In terms of the rest of the British transport network – with regards to the time it takes to get anywhere beyond Devon and the cost of doing so – it may as well…

Day 1 – Top Gear Rules

Day 1 – Top Gear Rules

It’s the middle of the night and the alarm on my phone is telling me it’s time to get up. My eyes don’t agree. Between us and our destination lies approximately 140 miles of tarmac, but the Gamescom adventure is underway.  All things considered, the…

The Time We Went To Germany And Samuel Got Robbed

The Time We Went To Germany And Samuel Got Robbed

It’s these two thirty in the morning starts that sometimes make me wish I was a casual gamer. At least that was how I felt this morning when some dubstep bollocks was blasting out of my alarm clock. Well, I think it was du step;…