Who am I? Who is this guy David Withington with his name
plastered all over the website?
I like to think I'm funny - and try
to make people laugh.
Sometimes I'm successful at that - but at other times I fail
So I don't think I'll ever reach that stage Bob Monkhouse talked
about (or maybe I have!).
Comedy genius, Eric Idle, tells us always to "look on the bright side of
not? I too prefer to look on the bright side of
easy to be feel depressed by all the bad news. A peek at today's tabloid
newspaper will confirm that!
So instead, why not inject some good news, a
positive slant, a bit of purpose... and rebalance some of that bad news constantly being thrown at
After all, there are so many reasons to live life with purpose,
Husband to my gorgeous wife (certainly landed on my feet there!).
And proud Dad to two fantastic sons -
who help keep my feet on planet earth... and my wallet empty!
Hey I'm a
I'm a Christian believer. A friend of a guy called
Jesus... but certainly not religious.
That doesn't make me perfect (haha
- ask my wife about that!). Just simply forgiven.
And don't we all need a bit of that from time to time?
Do You Get Any Spare
What about hobbies and
Yes, I enjoy a bit of photography - although our youngest son has probably
taken over that mantle now. He takes some crackin' pictures.
And I enjoy making websites.
Anyone can make a website nowadays with all the free tools such as Wordpress
at our disposal.
But the challenge of getting a purpose-made website onto
Page 1 of Google is what's really
And hiking - or rambling (a bit like I'm doing now, I suppose...) is another great pleasure of
My wife thinks I'm mad because I enjoy a walk in the Lake District
- in the wind and the rain!
To celebrate our 50th birthdays, a friend and
I walked up Scafell Pike one cold October day. But for some reason, our wives didn't join us. Can't think
A Life On The Ocean Waves
For our silver
wedding anniversary, Christine and I went on a cruise.
Maybe it's an age thing - although I'm still very young at
Err no - I'm a big kid!
Whatever... from that one holiday, we fell in love with cruising.
So I made a website all about it.
To help anyone who had never been on a cruise before to understand a bit
about it. To answer the sort of questions we'd been asking a few months previously.
Oh... and did I tell you that if you search for "how to cruise",
that website is on page 1 of Google?
Anyway, we're hooked now! And we're saving up for another
If you're interested, click here to
see a few of our cruise photographs. But if you're not interested, don't worry... I won't be offended if
you don't look at them...
Anyway, that's enough about me. There's been too much egocentric stuff
Take a look at some of the other pages... or hop over to my
blog, and hopefully get inspired.