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Oracle: How to get all the months between two dates

November 29, 2011
By Boardgirl

select distinct(last_day(to_date(td.end_date + 1 – rownum))) from all_objects ,(– this is just to easily substitute dates for the example… select to_date(’30-JAN-2010′) start_date ,to_date(’15-MAR-2011′) end_date FROM   DUAL  ) td where trunc(td.end_date + 1 – rownum,’MM’) >= trunc(td.start_date,’MM’) order by 1;    

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Lonely Planet guide to Cycling Britain

July 18, 2011
By Boardgirl

Major Dan and I have long chatted about doing some cycle touring of Britain but we never quite seem to get around to it. However, having come across this post, I’m more inspired than ever. With 29 great rides spanning 5000 miles in “some...

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Hugh’s Fish Fight – Urgent action required!

June 1, 2011
By Boardgirl

As some of you know, Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall has started the Fish Fight (http://www.fishfight.net/) to  stop the EU’s ridiculous regulations that mean thousands of tonnes of perfectly good fish have to be thrown away because the boat that caught them exceeded their limit of that...

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Triathlon training day on Sunday

May 19, 2011
By Boardgirl
Triathlon training day on Sunday

The HumanRace WomenOnly Triathlon training day at Dorney Lake is on Sunday. I’ve been eagerly anticipating it since I signed up in December. It was really a way for...

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2012 Cycling Time trial will use my commute route

April 19, 2011
By Boardgirl

They’ll have to fix all the pot holes first! Here’s the route. I’m actually a little trembly at the thought of newly paved roads to ride on that mean...

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Crossing the road causes road rage

April 18, 2011
By Boardgirl
Crossing the road causes road rage

Yes, it appears that I can’t even push my bicycle across the road without incurring the wrath of road users. What’s this you say? Surely not? I fear it’s...

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