BIT OF BACKGROUND INFORMATION from Paul & Kathrine
been on-line one way and another (Micronet, Prestel, C-View, Packet
Switching, JANET, Telecom Gold, etc.,) since 1983, Paul having first started
playing around with communications networks at the GPO National Data Processing Service in the
late 1960's. If some of our pages seem a bit klunky it's because they
started life on the back of an envelope in the 1990's before being uploaded
from a French-designed Minitel terminal...
When we retired to
Burnham-on-Crouch in 2011, we thought that would be the end of our travels.
Everything about the location suited us perfectly - but
circumstances change, and we have recently been delighted to join younger
members of the family in making a move to the North of England.
Our new base in West Yorkshire
offers easy access to a whole string of “northern powerhouse” cities, plus
some spectacular wild scenery: moors, dales, wolds, wykes (the
four ‘houses’ at Paul’s primary school in Scarborough!). The train takes
just two hours to Kings Cross and runs every 30 minutes, offering a
convenient opportunity to keep in touch with London people and events
as and when.
Our grandchildren are hugely
excited about their new house, which gives them heaps more space. Granny and
Grandpa have been installed in the ‘west wing’, where in due course they
will be provided with a ‘wet room’ plus sundry other
Drop us an e-mail if you would like to have our new address details!
family motto: OUBLIE DONC NE SUIS
~ time was
when we knew what this meant: sadly no longer...
the Revd Paul
& Mrs Kathrine R Haworth
o n t h e m a t @ b t c o n n e c t .