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An number of sites I like and visit often

Ausgate

Ausgate

Description: A Stargate role play game

Contains: Trivia questions, games (MALPS), battles, factions, collecting and trading of SG based items

Why: I've been a member of this site for over 10 years and it's still fun. If you join and are looking for a faction I'd recommend the AoC ;)

The Blockheads

The Blockheads

Description: Minecraft type game for iPad/iPod/Android

Contains: Forum and tips on how to play

Why: One of the most time wasting games there are. If you want to know why I haven't done as many updates lately this is one of the reasons. It is fun though ;)

Urban Exportation - The Holybrook

Urban Exploration - The Holybrook

Description: The Holybrook is Reading's underground river, these guys had a wander along it.

Contains: A description of their trip exploring the culverts under Reading town centre

Why: Contains fantastic photos of an area not easy to access. This person also has a Flickr page with lots of interesting Reading pictures

Get Reading

Get Reading

Description: Local news site

snopes.com

snopes.com

Description: Urban Legends Reference Pages

Contains: Internet reference source for urban legends, folklore, myths, rumours, and misinformation

Why: Always an interesting read, some graphic images though, not all safe for work

Pottermore

Pottermore

Description: An extension to the Harry Potter books

Contains: An interactive way to explore the books

Amazon

Amazon (.co.uk, .com, .ca, .fr etc)

Description: Shopping website

Contains: A million useful and useless things to spend your money on

eBay

eBay

Description: Extensive auction site

Contains: Another million useful and useless things to spend your money on

Hollywood Stock Exchange

Hollywood Stock Exchange

Description: A virtual stock market, trading in films and stars

Contains: A virtual stock market

Coming Soon

tumblr - She Wolf Of London

Description: Very funny SWOL tumblr

Contains: Rare images, articles and observations

IMDB

IMDB

Description: Internet Movie Database

Contains: Info on almost every film and TV series ever made

Why: Useful to find out where you've seen that actor before. Resolves a lot of arguments

holby.tv

holby.tv

Description: Casualty, Holby City and Holby Blue Fansite

Contains: Massive forum, episode details, news and interviews

Coming Soon

Coming Soon

Description: What this site is about

Contains: What this site offers

Why: << that really is my dodgy handwriting