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...
Back in 2011, when we retired to the Dengie Peninsula in deepest Essex,
we thought that would be the end of our travels.
Everything about the location suited us perfectly - but
circumstances change, and in the summer of 2019 we were delighted to join younger
members of the family in making a move up to the North of England.
Our present 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 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 we look forward to
being 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 .