Category Archives: Antiques

Ribble Steam Gala

Today we visited the Ribble Steam Railway. We spent the day riding on trains, playing on trains, climbing on trains and getting dirty on trains. Splendid! Related Posts:Living History WeekendReflection on the WaterfrontSpring on the WaterfrontMore QuackersDuck Tails

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Radio Arduino – Classic Edition

I have just finished making and programming Radio Arduino Classic Edition. Radio Arduino Classic Edition pretends to be a valve radio using an old valve radio case, Arduino, Adafruit Waveshield, Maplic Amplifier, home made pulley (CD Sandwich) and a rubber more »

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Llandrindod Wells Victorian Festival 2011

Our weekend at the Llandrindod Wells Victorian Festival was as much fun as we hoped. We were remembered fondly from last year and we met a lot of new and familiar faces. The Buttered Muffins were on usual top form more »

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Radio Arduino

  I have just completed my first Arduino Project. It’s pretending to be an Oscar Belle Two Band Transistor Radio (Made in Hong Kong in the early 1960s). What it is really doing is playing 24 music tracks that I more »

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Becnick’s Wonder Emporium

Geoff and I met with Lillian and Ryan for the opening of Becnick’s Wonder Emporium in Chester. Lillian has a vintage clothing, jewellery and accessories in there, and Ryan is selling his paper craft Doctor Whos. We were treated to more »

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