On Sunday evening the innocent abroad in technology-land tried deleting a few from this cloud. They disappeared after a warning that the pictures would also be expunged from "all linked locations". fbb had no idea what that meant!
Thus at 0230 (yesterday, Monday), when the insomniac ...
... arose for a drink after a mild attack of cramp, he had a quick look at yesterday's just-posted blog. And there were lots of illustrations - gorn! The blog, apparently, is linked to the cloud. Panic set in; quiet nocturnal gibbering ensued, but fortunately the Google-monster had not pinched the pics from the laptop and fbb was able to restore all to its fascinating glory by 0300!
This technology can be profoundly frightening at times!
But back to the comparative sanity of Stranraer and Stena.
Mr Brown described the project as "innovative" and forming a "vital link" in the transport network. "It will improve access for passengers going to and from Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland, which is particularly welcome in view of the potential increase in traffic during the Commonwealth Games and Ryder Cup events next year," he said.