So, the computer died while on holiday.
The positive that can be taken from this is it has stopped me going off topic with long stories about my travels around India. They will appear elsewhere when complete.
Meanwhile, 178 miles into the year and we have a new recruit – Henry has joined the team as stoker to the Tuffs’ tandem, adding a wealth of weight, age and journalistic cynicism to proceedings – while bringing the now trio’s combined age up to 150!
Albeit not the fit youth we were aiming to recruit, it does mean that the quality of these pages may well improve in future…