Perseid Meteor Shower

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Shoreham Airshow 2007
Me looking brave before taking to the air (and the wing) of the plane. Wow, it was cold !! But the whole experience was totally exhilarating.

 

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Computers and the internet are amazing things. One of my concerns with putting together this site was that it could remain current, yet with all my travelling I've often much to say, but little time to say it. Years ago when reading the news it would take me days on end to reply to the kind letters people sent. Now, with the magic of the modern age, I can keep you up to date with what I'm doing and other events in my life.

PERSEID METEOR SHOWER

Date: 12th August 2016

Got up and went to the beach at 1.00am.  Lay on the pebbles for a half hour watching the stars.  Was rewarded by seeing 16 shooting stars - 3 of which were incredibly bright and beautiful.

Well worth getting up for.  Fabulous.  Only wish I'd had a camera strong enough to video the experience. Even watching the milky way move slowly in the heavens was an emotional sight.

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