User:Phil Boswell

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About me[edit]

I used to be a Law Costs Draftsman (from 2000 to 2013): now I work for the company writing the software that I used for most of that time, and provide aid and succor to my ex-colleagues over the phone! Before that I was a Computer Programmer for a couple of decades. Before that I was at university (University College London) and, even before that, school (Haileybury).

I am married with one daughter. My wife is a Law Costs Draftsman. We live in Amersham.

My interests include reading (a lot) and listening to music (loud). I also manage to watch a surprising amount of TV.

My birthday is September 4 which turns out to be surprisingly public, since I submitted it to various newsgroups a long while back.



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My first barnstar
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From User:Topbanana:

Again, thanks for your efforts - award yourself a wikimedal for janitorial services if you haven't already got one! - TB 11:25, 2004 Nov 8 (UTC)

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Thankyou very much for your considerable work on the 'Facts and figures' table. This must have taken a lot of time and effort. Well worth it though! Richard Nowell (talk) 11:31, 2 October 2010 (UTC)

Cats[edit]

We are a cat-friendly family. We currently have two:

Snowdrop female white fluffy, hissy, greedy local golf club sold for redevelopment Spring 2010
Roger (no, he was already named) male black quite bonkers local cat rescue November 2011

RIP[edit]

Jazpurr male ginger/red tabby Cats Protection August 1995 died August 2003
Motley female tortoiseshell family up the road Died Christmas Day 2002
Mimi female black-and-white medicated for thyroid problems;
the escape artist of the bunch
RSPCA rescue 31 December 2003 Died 6 December 2006
Bramble male black laid-back Cats Protection Spring 1996 Died 1 July 2007
Daisy female black bossy a family up the road who moved to New Zealand Died 1 June 2011
Bill male ginger/red tabby small but fat, greedy and loud RSPCA rescue 27 August 2005 Died 5 June 2011
Stig male mackerel red tabby enormous local cat rescue 7 July 2007 Died 2 November 2011
Poppy female tortoiseshell not laid-back at all Cats Protection Winter 1997 Died 1 February 2014

Claims to "fame"[edit]

Some clutching at straws here, but if I can get an article or two out of it ... :-)