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January 16, 2007


Technorati Profile

ok.. I am also addicted to myspace too now…

January 08, 2007


ok, haven’t blogged for a while, but have my password again so am back in action!

Though have to say, someone just introduced my to facebook, and although normally I would run from a ‘community website’, this one seems quiet cool, and I’ve got back in touch with people I may have lost touch with again. Just hope everyone keeps using it and I don’t have to ever write a profile again!

First there was Ringo, then MSN Messenger, then Warwick blogs, now facebook. It probably will be superseded by some new improved version at some point, but I hope not too soon… but then you cant stop evolution.

Anyone else addicted?

February 04, 2006


Writing about web page http://www.london-eating.co.uk/archives/2004/1/2343.asp

I have to blog about my favourite curry house, the reason I love Vauxhall.

Nothing can beat the butternut squash sag or the lamb and banana curry, the garlic prawns, the 'magic mushroom' rice or the special frozen pineapple desert.

If you in south london and you're hungry – this is the only place you can go, though as it is so good you do need to book at least a week in advance- don't be fooled by its humble location – this place is popular.

So far I have taken about 32 of my mates, collegaues family there and I will take everyone I can there – as it is fab!

Tell Raj I sent you and enjoy your curry ;)

DJ Yoda

Writing about web page http://www.antidoterecords.co.uk/artists/djyoda/index.html

A Golden bit of Warwick talent, DJ Yoda is awesome, and has to be seen to believed!

Also known as Duncan Beiny, DJ Yoda mainly plays his wonderful mix tapes around London and Brighton. I first saw him at Warwick union in my last year there. The market place was transformed for one of the most amazing nights I ever had there.

If you like Hip hop and something a bit out of the ordinary, then go see him, I promise you won't be dissapointed. A love for the goonies, ghostbusters and Airwolf theme tune may help!

I last saw him play at Fabric's bday bash last October (which incidentally fell on my birrthday which was nice!).

Being the nice guy that he is he posed for this piccy below.

DJ Yoda@Fabric Oct 2005

Just go and see him, if you're around on Friday 17th March 2006 I'll be at Fabric Live where he'll be accompanied by DJ Food aka Strictly Kev aka DK + Andy C (1) + Pendulum (2) + Futurebound + Akira The Don + DJ Swamp + Matrix (DJ) + Futurebound + MC Eksman.


Bye Bye Eric!

Writing about web page digbig.com/4gbbn

Bon Voyage Eric and Eleni

I'm v.jealous. Hope you have the most amazing time of your life!

Will enjoy keeping up to date with your travels on your diary, and I hope you find the golden carrot. Seeing as we played netball for the crunchy carrots I think you're in luck.

Take care!


November 01, 2005

Charles Rennie Mackintosh

Writing about web page http://www.justmackintosh.com

Hey guys,

Not blogged for a while, all is going well here in London. Thought I would blog about the website just mackintosh – great site for getting those Christmas pressies from and really good vlaue! They even have things on there Students can afford!! lol.

No seriously quality stuff that your Mum will love – I highly recommend the bone china mugs (a hit with my Auntie) and the gorgeous silver jewellry (a hit with me!).

Charles Rennie Mackintosh was a great desginer – if you don't know who he is then check out this link…


July 28, 2005

The adventures of the Koan!

Writing about web page http://www.steveshipway.org/writings/koan/

Came across this the other day! Student cartoons about the beloved Koan, surely worthy of a blog!

July 05, 2005

Thanks to all those who sponsored me in the race for life!

Follow-up to Race for life from Jennifer Marsden's blog

Thanks to Patrick, Tom Dean, Marcela, The Causey Family, Kenny & Yvonne, Ed Bosher, Mum & Dad / Gran & Grandad, Steve Ansell, James Jewkes, Nick Hayns, John Hughes and Anthony Causey and all the annoymous people who sponosred me in the race for life.

I ran the race (in the rain!!) with Kimi, Sarah and Carolyn. I managed to do it in 28 minutes. Im not Paula Radcliffe but I got round in one piece!!

With the help of all my sponsors i rose £301 overall towards cancer research.

Thanks to everyone who helped me raise this money, it really makes a difference to Cancer Research.

May 31, 2005

Race for life

Writing about web page http://www.raceforlifesponsorme.org/jenny_marsden

Hey guys,

Please sponsor me in the race for life. I will be running 5km around Coventry on the 12th June to raise money for Cancer Research and would really appreciate your support. If you visit my sponsor page above you can sponsor me online.

Here's a pic from last year's race for life in Richmond Park. Between us (myself, Amanda and Charlotte) we raised just over £1000. I raised about £300, and I'm hoping that I'll get as much this year!!

Even if you are a student – sponsor me the price of a beer, it really will make a difference.

Some food for thought…

Cancer affects 1 in 3 of us throughout our lives.

1 in 9 women will get breast cancer at some point in their lives, even young and healthy people like Kylie can get it.

This disease really affects everyone, and touches many lives, so please, dig deep and sponsor me some of your cash!!!

Last year I ran in memory of a good family friend Ernie who died of lung cancer.

This year I am running in celebration of a family member Maud, who is an extremely brave woman battling with breast cancer.

Thanks for your support, If you want to come and cheer us on on the day, we set off at 10.30 War memorial park in Coventry.


May 27, 2005

Well Done Liverpool – some spooky coincidences between 2005 and 1981…


Prince Charles got married…

Coronation Street's Ken and Deirdre got married…

There was a new Doctor Who…

Norwich City and Crystal Palace were both relegated…

Liverpool won 17 league games and finished 5th…

Liverpool were crowned champions of Europe!

May 03, 2005

The worlds easiest quiz – courtesy of Dan!!!

(Passing requires only 4 correct answers)

1) How long did the Hundred Years War last?
2) Which country makes Panama hats?
3) From which animal do we get cat gut?
4) In which month do Russians celebrate the October Revolution?
5) What is a camel's hair brush made of?
6) The Canary Islands in the Pacific are named after what animal?
7) What was King George VI's first name?
8) What color is a purple finch?
9) Where are Chinese gooseberries from?
10) What is the color of the black box in a commercial airplane?

All done? Check your answers below! hee hee hee!!


1) How long did the Hundred Years War last?

*116 years
2) Which country makes Panama hats?

3) >From which animal do we get cat gut?

*Sheep and Horses
4) In which month do Russians celebrate the October Revolution?

5) What is a camel's hair brush made of?

*Squirrel fur
6) The Canary Islands in the Pacific are named after what animal?

7) What was King George VI's first name?

8) What color is a purple finch?

9) Where are Chinese gooseberries from?

*New Zealand
10) What is the color of the black box in a commercial airplane?

*Orange, of course.

May 02, 2005

lol, this is a good site if you are pondering your political tendencies…

Writing about an entry you don't have permission to view

Who Should You Vote For?

Who should I vote for? v2

Your expected outcome:

Liberal Democrat

Your actual outcome:

Labour 29
Conservative -14
Liberal Democrat 33
UKIP -11
Green 35

You should vote: GreenThe Green Party, which is of course strong on environmental issues, takes a strong position on welfare issues, but was firmly against the war in Iraq. Other key concerns are cannabis, where the party takes a liberal line, and foxhunting, which unsurprisingly the Greens are firmly against. The Greens are also anti-Europe.

Take the test at Who Should You Vote For



Just a little note – now I've finished my finals may make more use of this blog! Hope you like my pages, feel free to comment on my blog pages and enjoy yourself!


March 29, 2005

Warwick University Chamber choir

Writing about web page http://www.warwick.ac.uk/~mawgb/

Warwick Mountain Bike Society

Writing about web page http://www.warwickbike.co.uk

Yes – I am a member – honestly!!
– and yes I have been riding with them
– and yes I fell off
– and yes its great!!

My nickname in M'bike soc is Dirrrty Jenster – this relates to getting nice and muddy on my bike, and my taste in jokes!!

Exmoor Singers

Writing about web page http://www.exmoorsingers.org/home.jsp

Whilst on my intercalated year I sang with the Exmoor singers of London. Based in Imperial College, we sang some great music – from traditional Thomas Tallis to amazing 21st century compositions by Paul Ayres and many others. The highlight of singing with the Exmoor singers is when we were approached by the BBC to record an episode of Songs of Praise in the Houses of Parliament.