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Just make Handbrake work.. Ubuntu

Used HandBrake for years but wanted to start reducing the DVDs on the shelves, then realised support not there to rip normal DVDs by default… you need to install what’s needed to decrypt them. Theses links good for background http://www.linuxandubuntu.com/home/handbrake-how-to-rip-dvds-and-convert-videos-in-linux … Continue reading

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Radio 6 Shaun Keaveny Three Wise Brians from Christmas 2017

I really liked some of the chat from this broadcast so saved some of the good bits here

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Where are we going?

 

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Movember 2016

Have you noticed that I look a bit different lately? I’m growing my moustache for 30 days and it’s not just a bold fashion statement. I’m doing it to raise funds for the Movember Foundation, and I need your support. … Continue reading

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Half size bath in #Wissant for #tripadvisor as the #Stig

This was a very small bath in a hotel in Wissant, France we stayed at. I very much doubt this picture will appear on our review.

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Cycle To Work Day 2015

OK, no surprise here, I’ll be cycling to work (as I do every day!) but next week I’ll be going that little bit further as I’ve convinced Helen to join too by promising I’ll get her to Victoria and back. We’ll go … Continue reading

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Return to the Ionian

In July 2015 we chartered Sirius, a Bravia 37 in Corfu and explored Paxos and Anti Paxos.

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