The run up to this next African adventure feels more unplanned and unpredictable than ever. To those of you kind enough to follow these tales will know that is a quite a statement. Jules’ recent encounter en-captured by the Chichester local press sums it up succulently. Good intentions, skilfully executed, are no match for an unkindly and unexpected elbow in the eye. Thankfully his cracked eye socket is now on the mend.