Welcome To My Portfolio And Blog.
My name is Peter Woodthorpe and I'm an Engineering Design Research Associate for the University of Sheffield in the United Kingdom working with a precision engineering company in Otley, West Yorkshire.
On this site you will find a selection of the work that I have completed in academia, as a career and as a hobby. In addition to this I will comment on design trends and the important things going on in my life.
Please feel free to look around my website and if you would like to contact me please do so on firstname.lastname@example.org
Category Archives: Cycling
Sometimes I hate my commute to work, it’s 14 miles from my house to where I work in Otley, West Yorkshire and anyway you put it, without a car (depending on the time of day and traffic) it is over … Continue reading
The bike has been through what can only be described as a thorough shake down, one week, 90 miles in rain, wind, sleet, snow and sub zero temperatures. Saying that, I have also been through a thorough shake down! This … Continue reading
It has been nearly a month since I was last on a bike for any decent length of time and nearly 3 weeks since my bike was stolen and with it now most likely never to be seen again I’ve … Continue reading
Unfortunately I have to report that my bike has been stolen AGAIN! This time however is a far more serious event than just having my lock snipped and someone cycling off with it. Turns out a group of “gentlemen” hopped … Continue reading
That’s right, it’s getting close to the sign that winter is here the clocks go back an hour a week on Sunday (31st October) which means we are not more than a few weeks away from travelling to work in … Continue reading
It has been a summer to remember for me and it will be bookended by trips to North America. I took my holiday early and went to Ottawa, Canada for a fortnight to go and see some old friends and … Continue reading