11 08 2011
As many of you will by now be aware Bristol Zoo is celebrating it’s 175 birthday this year, in aid of that the Zoo ran a special evening event last Friday. As a Zoo Member I was lucky enough to gain entry for free along with Emma. Not only did this give us better access to the animals (a much smaller number of visitors), but we were also treated to a BBQ, @BathAles bar and a concert by the Cotswold Big Band. Tickets for non members were £10 each, so we were very lucky to get in for free (only a limited number of free member tickets were available).
4 08 2011
I have been a little lapse of late with my posts, my excuse is that I only have access to the internet at work because @virginmedia have messed up my connection again (post forthcomming). I am still here, just not online until Saturday (when my @o2 broadband starts!). In the interim Emma (@martianseraph) and I […]
9 07 2011
I spent the majority of today writing a database back end for one of my private clients, so I was glad when I got the chance to go for a walk in the sun whilst I waited for Emma to finish work. I was out and about with my camera searching for more Wow175 Gorillas, when I came across a strange sight in the garden next to the Wills Memorial Tower.
7 07 2011
Forget the Zombie Invasion, it appears that Bristol is to be the stage for a Gorilla Invasion (and I’m not talking about a rehash of Planet of the Apes).
8 06 2011
Bristol Zoo has had a Baby Boom this year, starting with the birth of two beautiful Asiatic Lion cubs, quickly followed by my favorite the baby Tapir George. There have also been Meerkats, Golden Lion Tamarins, Sid the Sloth and a beautiful little fur seal.