Author: adambowie

Cycling, Photography

Tour de France 2019 – Brussels Grand Depart

Sometime during Glastonbury (a blog still to come), I suddenly realised that it had been far too long since I’d been to see the Tour...

Books

Then She Vanishes by Claire Douglas

A mystery about secrets and families set in the West Country. It seems like an open and shut case. Heather has been seen walking into a...

Internet, Media

RIP Flixster

At the start of this year I noted that buying a digital movie or TV series in the UK was an absolute mess. You can buy movies or TV series...

Podcasts

Podcast Day 2019

This week I attended the third annual Podcast Day organised by the Radiodays Europe team. I attended the first conference a couple of years...

Cycling

Hire Bikes and Hire E-Bikes in London

There are now at least four major public bike hire schemes across London. There is the original TfL run Santander Cycles (aka Boris Bikes)...

Books

Conviction by Denise Mina

Anna is living a double life; a true crime podcast is exploring the sinking of a luxury yacht. How are these two things linked? That’s...

TV

The Biggest TV Show in the World

A question. What is the biggest TV show in the world? That’s a good question. And, despite the image I’ve put at the top of...

Books

Walking to Aldebaran

This is the first work I’ve read by the Arthur C Clarke winning Adrian Tchaikovsky. It’s a novella told in the first person about a...

Radio

RAJAR Q1 2019

This post is brought to you in association with RALF from DP Software and Services. I’ve used RALF for the many years, and it’s...

Make

Giro d’Italia

Today was the start of the Giro d’Italia. The Slovenian rider, Primož Roglič, won the first stage time trial up to the Sanctuary of...