Monthly Archives: March 2013

Sunday Morning – Anomalies

No flights. Is this down to East Midlands airport being closed with the snow, or do covert airborne forces also fall to their not being able to get off their drives? Or is it a Sunday thing? Call: response; a … Continue reading

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Saturday Morning – Opposites

Late sleeping, I opened the pages of the notebook to make my reminders, and stared at the numbers at the top of a new spread and otherwise empty double pages the colour and size of bread. 132.850 134.425 For a … Continue reading

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Friday Morning – Agnes

Slept right through til 6:10, the benefits of physio massage and paracetamol, and the heavy-as-forecast snow, perhaps, dulling the aircraft noise: although I should be clear that they don’t wake me, I just hear them. One came over, to make … Continue reading

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Thursday Morning – Legacies

At 4:04 this morning one flew over with a sound like rolling wind, not loud, but with noise spreading outwards as it crossed east to west. Got up for a pee and looked at the ice crystals on the uppermost … Continue reading

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Wednesday Morning – Frequencies

At times of flooding, I’ve heard it reported that the East Midlands is, landscape-wise, in a kind of shallow bowl1, the bowliness of which gets moreso further south into Northamptonshire, and west to Cambridgeshire and the Fens2. Wrongly or otherwise, … Continue reading

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Tuesday Morning – Voices

3:25am and awake anyway (that’s what turning on to my right side does) I heard the helicopter – previously seen as either a Puma or Merlin – passing over east-west. I read that we’re on, or rather below, air corridors … Continue reading

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Monday Morning – Noises

Started early with googling into increased air traffic over Derbyshire, and that made an hour disappear. Lots of people on the same and similar topic threads – conspiracy theories, preparation for war, foreign aircraft; and it’s a little of them … Continue reading

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