Monthly Archives: February 2014

Collected articles on IT matters

I have now moved almost all of the IT advice articles from the front page of this blog onto a dedicated IT Advice page. Archived on that page are articles on Computer Security, Routine Maintenance and some Linux-related articles. If … Continue reading

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The Hangings – updated

My article about The Hangings has been receiving some publicity over the past week and appeared in the Harwich & Manningtree Standard on Friday 21st Feb 2014, and more recently on their website. I’ve also been contacted by a local … Continue reading

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New links page

As part of the re-organisation of the blog, I’ve put together a new links page which is aimed at tourism, community, learning, sport & charity in Harwich, Dovercourt & Parkeston – although Ramsey, Oakleys & Wix will feature as I … Continue reading

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Website design & management

Very few websites these days are ‘hand-crafted’ with the pages written from raw HTML, CSS or PHP code. Instead, Content Management Systems (CMS) are used. The most popular of these is WordPress. One of the most useful things about WordPress … Continue reading

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Blog housekeeping

I’ve done some housekeeping this evening and moved all but the most recent IT article onto pages under the (new-ish) IT Advice menu. All the recent articles giving IT & IT Security advice are there and more easily accessible. Comments … Continue reading

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Is your memory good enough?

As we get older, trying to cram new information into our brains sometimes means that information from a few years ago may disappear. In many respects, the same can be said of computers. Here I am referring to the internal … Continue reading

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Events in & around Harwich

I do what I can to publicise events around Harwich but I concentrate on those that are free to the public or have a wider appeal. Other events are listed on several websites but I can recommend What’s On Tendring … Continue reading

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Tendring Peninsula Free School

The Tendring Peninsula Free School is a project to provide specialist education in Tendring for autistic children. There is a need for a school specialising in the education of children on the Autistic Spectrum, in order to gain the necessary … Continue reading

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