About this Website


  • Content management system: ver 3.2.3. upgraded from 2.5, on 19 Apr 2014 (Free)

Template: RocketTheme's Lexicon (£) using Gantry framework (free) - works well with mobile devices including iPad. HTML5 with responsive layouts.

Joomla Extensions:

Retired Joomla extensions

  • RokTabs: ver 1.6 for Joomla 2.5 not yet used (free)
  • RokFeatureTable: ver 1.2 for Joomla 2.5 not yet used (£)
  • Fancy Bookmarks: sharing with Google+1, Facebook, Twitter etc (£)
    • Fancy Bookmarks plug-in breaks XHTML validation so has been disabled, module has one very minor issue, see below.
  • Kunena forum (free)
  • Kunena discuss (free)
  • Easy Calc Check Plus: ECC+: for Joomla registration using reCaptcha (free). I was getting so many forum spammers trying to register
  • Module Custom Head Tag: to insert Google+ javascript into <head> section (free)

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Useful Tools

  • Firefox with Firebug plug-in