Okay, let’s rewind a little. It’s Christmas day, and I finally get my hands on the gift from my parents – the Blade CX3 radio controlled helicopter! Just looking at the controller, it’s clear straight away that this is a much more complex model than the Apache or the Chinook.
As you’ll know if you’ve read my Videogames section, computers and videogames have been my main hobby for most of my life. But I fear another hobby may be about to intrude on their dominance. And of course, it just had to be another expensive one, didn’t it?