We're off for a few days as we head to the far north (well...Yorkshire, Leeds to be precise) where I'll be giving a talk at a crime history conference.
This comes as an opportune time, as it will put a halt to my sudden obsession with the increasingly entertaining US election. Which I do not think is entirely healthy.
The conference promises to be very interesting. (I hope they'll say the same about my contribution...the organisers have put me in with some illustrious company.)
Even if it is certain to be a lot quieter than this: