Sunday 13

Today’s Iron Maiden concert cancelled, can’t say I’m surprised, although I think it would feel good to sing ‘Run to the Hills’ with a bunch of other metal heads right now.

Watching the news & seeing the live tsunami is overwhelming, I don’t think a tsunami has been filmed live before, not one of this magnitude anyway. The footage shows boats crashing through streets and cars trying to flee the oncoming waters. You just hope that the crew, drivers & residents survive. To watch the footage and know that you are seeing people being killed is something that you put to the back of your mind – I’m sure they escaped.

The emergency cooling system is no longer functioning at the Fukushima No. 3 reactor, an official from Japan's Nuclear and Industrial Safety Agency has told journalists.