Hey there, fancy mobile device user!

This version of the website is half optimised for mobile, half absolutely terrible for mobile. A nice responsive website is on my list of things that I would like to fix in the world.

Hi there, welcome to my personal site. It’s part blog, part portfolio, part place to try new things.

I work as a front end developer helping put together Drupal sites for CTI in Manchester. Outside work I have a degree in Marine Biology and am interested in science, the environment, bouldering, bikes, and open source software.

Phil Wolstenholme


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How to get a load of super cheap data across Europe for just £10

Are you going to be in Europe this summer and want to avoid roaming fees and get the cheapest data possible? There's currently a trick that lets you get £30 worth of O2 Pay As You Go (PAYG) credit for just £10 - a £20 bonus on... (read more)

Give your Android 5 users a Chrome menu bar that will match your Drupal site with...

Here's a quick snippet to put into your Drupal theme's template.php to set a custom meta tag called theme-color. On Android Lollipop (5.0) and up this will instruct Chrome to change its toolbar background to a colour of your... (read more)

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Canyoning in Fratarica, Slovenia with 3glav Adventures....

Canyoning in Fratarica, Slovenia with 3glav Adventures.Canyoning involves descending canyons using a variety of techniques including walking, scrambling, climbing, jumping, abseiling, and swimming.Cheers to our guide Jože and... (read more)

Image credit goes to Jože Biro