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Peter RobertsUCL - London

Hey Ocarina

25 November 2008  |  3914 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

As you may be aware I do occasionally suffer from Internet shopping hand, a condition whereby I lose control of my mouse hand and click on the BUY NOW button. It's even worse on the iPhone apps store. Hence I was powerless to resist the lure of the Smule Ocarina. 59 pence worth of quality programming that turns the iPhone into a musical instrument....

Peter RobertsUCL - London

London gig 25 Nov - The Vince Rogers Project

24 November 2008  |  3249 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

My mate Vince has a gig on Tue 25th at the Bull and Gate in London - he's had a fair bit of airplay on Radio 2 so should be a good crowd there. Funnily enough I used to be in a band with him years ago. We met at UEA around 1980. When in theory we were studying Biophysics or whatever it was we did, we were instead as often as not messing about in th...

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Peter RobertsUCL - London

Game review: World of Goo

24 November 2008  |  2602 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

There was a time when computer games were written by a single person - Manic Miner on the ZX Spectrum for example. Eccentric, inspired genius. Now they're all blockbusters with massive teams and budge...

Peter Roberts
Peter RobertsUCL - London

London Pub - The French House

18 November 2008  |  2619 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

I say pub - it's kind of something more. Yes there's a restaurant upstairs but it's not just that - it's genuinely different and a little eccentric. It's tiny. It's packed. The walls are packed with i...

Peter Roberts
Peter RobertsUCL - London

London Pub - The Lamb

17 November 2008  |  3632 views  |  1 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

You'll find The Lamb tucked down the end of Lamb's Conduit Street and a short 10 minute stroll from Holborn and Russell Square tubes. The street is also home to one of my favourite bike shops - Bikefi...

Peter Roberts
Peter RobertsUCL - London

Share your favourite after hours haunts with us!

17 November 2008  |  2631 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

Can it really be that long since I posted my first blog - this review of the Black Friar? Apparently so - not far off two years! How time flies when you're having fun. Well we've been threatening to ...

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Date 22 Jan 2007
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