This weekend hailed the approximate mid-point for the year for the doctors on August to July rotations at Maidstone Tunbridge Wells. The team running the mess very kindly invited me down to take photos at the ball held in honour of the tail end of winter. Here are 25 of my favorite photos from the … Continue reading 2014-01 Maidstone: MTW Winter Ball
The 2nd Annual RUMS Alumni Dinner was held at the start of November. I was invited for the 2nd year in a row (100% of all the dinners ever!) to attend the event and to capture a few snaps of the guests over the course of the evening. It’s always a great pleasure to trip … Continue reading 2013-11 London: RUMS Alumni Annual Ball 2013
At the tail end of my first year as a doctor we held the final big mess event of the year for QEH – the summer ball. As the president of the mess the buck stopped with me to organise the gig and with a little manoeuvring we managed to pull the event out the … Continue reading 2013-07 London: QEH Summer Ball HMS Belfast
In the summer 2013 Lewisham hospital mess held a ball in the very same undercroft of the famous “Painted Hall” in Greenwich as we had had our winter ball… I stole in as an imposter from the “Dark-side” (QEH) to take the photos. In the dissolution on South London Health Care trust in the coming … Continue reading 2013-06: Lewisham Hospital Doctors Mess Summer Ball
And there we have it folks! 16,004 views! This is a bit-post lookback on some of the strides the blog has taken over the course of the month. As photos are the name of the game I’d thought I’d mention briefly that I’ve joined “formally” the ranks for the Instagramers. Don’t expect great shakes from … Continue reading 2014-02 London: Instagram and Retrospective on a busy month!
It’s 3:20am in the morning and I am up writing e-mails at my desk. I decided to try and get an early night in fact but sank into an early coma of sleep for about 1 hour only to rise with my head buzzing full of ideas. So…I decided instead to power on through and … Continue reading 2012-03 Kathmandu nights: Too many ideas, Steak & Slides and Holi on the Horizon.
Following a week of strikes we have shipped upon a festival period with a holidays on Saturday, Sunday and Monday (today). I’m not sure about the celebration on Sunday but today’s celebration reveres Martrys who died during the establishment of democracy in Nepal in the recent past…. But really the main focus of this weekend … Continue reading 2012-01 Saraswati: The Goddess Of Letters, Strings (And More) & New arrivals?
It’s Friday night and I’m sitting once again in my hotel room. First of all I have some good news. I went shopping yesterday and bought a 35 W bulb. This may not seem like much for those of you who used to burning your 60 Ws back in London but in here it makes … Continue reading 2012-01 Power cuts and the perfect place to study