Defcon 6

Charlie and I paid a visit to the last Defcon comic con today. We’ve always been big fans of this event. Charlie once again dressed as a Jedi.

We got to meet up with some great people once again, including one of my favourite YouTubers James who gave me a tour of his electric Lego skateboard whose progress I’ve been following online for some time now.

I’m always amazed at the standard of costumes there. Some people are just beyond clever.

Loved wondering around all the prop makers’ stalls. Quite fancied ET’s Speak and Spell.

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Salisbury’s New Coding Club for Kids

This week saw the first code club for kids in Salisbury. It’s progressed from a school club to a village club and now the club is being trialled in Salisbury. I had ten great kids attend, all with different abilities and ideas. We made a Space Invaders game which was a lot of fun.
My interactive BB8 droid is making an appearance in the next lesson as I’ll be showing the kids how to a build chatbot.

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