James, Craig and Richard P hang out
June Misc 2: Venus spotting, Claire's birthday and a Barbeque @ Nosher's - 8th-14th June
A geek-moment at work in Cambridge as a few of us pile out to observe the transit of Venus across the Sun, including a few attempts at pinhole camera construction. Then there's a bit of Claire's birthday cake up the Swan, some "Cat-up-a-tree" moments and an impromptu barbeque around Nosher's which came about as something to do as well as partly an anti-football thing.
next album: A Trip to Alton Towers, Staffordshire - 19th June 2004
previous album: June Misc: Andrey leaves work, Phil falls asleep and some Scenes from Diss - 4th, 5th June 2004
Luke comes out to see what's occuring
Craig borrows a pair of Richard's 1999-vintage eclipse-spotting shades to watch the transit
Later in the week, up the Swan, it's Claire's birthday
Cat A, 'the evil Soph-bags', enjoys nothing more than running up trees on warm evenings...
I felt sorry for these cheerful buttercups before I mowed them, so took a photo of them first
Outside the front of Nosher's house for an anti-footie barbeque. Wavy and Jen swing by on the way to the pub
Marc eats a sausage...
...and then demonstrates his dextrous toes by plucking a leaf out of a nearby tree
Sue demonstrates some double-jointedness
Jess makes a call
A few days later, a balloon floats over the back garden, after taking off from the nearby Cornwallis Arms