if ( gender == "female" && married == True && age >=30 ) { hasChildren = True; }

by @edent | , , , , | 17 comments | 350 words | Read ~2,753 times.

Email promting parents to get their kids travel savvy.

Marketing really is crap. Recently, SE Railways sent this piece of email drivel to my wife: We don't have any kids, thankfully - and are not having any in the future. My wife was literally recovering from a sterilisation procedure when the email arrived. So it seemed a bit weird that they'd send her a…

Great Western Rail's Contempt For Customers

by @edent | , , , , | 7 comments | 700 words | Read ~666 times.

Moribund train company Great Western Rail currently have a two month backlog of complaints. I think that this breaches their agreement with the Office of Rail and Road. In an ideal world GWR would be forced to improve, or be stripped of their franchise. I've spent an utterly miserable month commuting between Oxford and London…