No worries bud
Oh Jedi knight of coding...
dude, can I push the friendship and ask for one more piece of your extremely valuable advice (your last advice totally sorted my problem, mucho thanx!).
OK, I borrowed some code off another WP site and when inserted into this theme it works fine except for one problem - the image is now clickable but leads to 'nowhere'. Here's the code -
Q: what do I have to delete to remove the 'linkability' (shit, did I just invent a word? probs not). I'd love it just to be an image on my home page without a link to anything
Many many thanks for any assistance mate