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Posted in Just talking..., Photography on 13/10/2011 by Reckless Times


Smoking. Its a personal choice and people who choose to smoke are well aware of the dangers.  Its not my bag but I dont judge those whose bag it is…  its your call.  Here are a few statistics about smoking:

  • Smoking is a primary cause of lung cancer.
  • Around 40,800 people were diagnosed with lung cancer in the UK in 2008.
  • Around 35,260 people in the UK died from lung cancer in 2008.
  • In 1974 45% of adult smoked cigarrettes.  in 2009 that figure has declined to 21%.
  • Treating smokers costs the NHS £2.7bn a year compared with 1.7bn 10 years ago.  (Its argued smokers pay £9bn a year in tax in the UK.)
  • 95.3% of all statistics are made up. (but only this one out of the last 5 of the above is.)

As I said its not for me to tell anyone how to lead their life – I like the odd drink or two and im sure some similar stats could be produces for those.  Dont worry or ill produce a set of stats for stress!


A Design Classic

Posted in Just talking..., Photography with tags , , , on 13/10/2011 by Reckless Times

The Adidas Samba I’ve been meaning to buy some new trainers for quite some time, I got these  Adidas Sambas a few months back and I love them!  The plan was just to wear  them to play five-a-side footy but in the absence of any other decent trainers in my  life i tend to wear them most of the time.
I keep looking for some old skool classics but I cant face paying over £50 for what  should be a old classic, The main problem is I remember when you could get a pair of suede Gazelles for £30…   Everytime I go into Oxford I have a look for some ‘proper’ trainers only to be greeted with a swarm of pilmsols.   kids eh!

Welcome to Reckless Times!

Posted in Just talking... with tags , , on 13/10/2011 by Reckless Times

Reckless times is a collective of people who love to listen to and share their musical tastes, it will contain soul, funk, disco, hip hop, house, afrobeat, you name it – it’ll be here.

Along with this we will be showcasing from of the collectives photography in order to please your eyes as well as your ears.

Enjoy, if you like it let us know – if you dont and you think it could be better, drop us a line:


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