Category Archives: Britain

Greensted Church. The world’s oldest wooden church.

Saturday 21 July 2018 – Chipping Ongar, Essex. I love the names of some English Villages. ‘Chipping Ongar’, it couldn’t be anywhere else but England. It is not too far from home, just north of the M25 motorway into rural … Continue reading

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A walk along the River Lea

Saturday 14 June 2018 – Walthamstow to Liverpool St. I am pretty sure I start every post off with the fact that I have been very busy and I am way behind with writing and photo-editing. I can at least … Continue reading

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The Epping Forest Project, Phase 7 – July.

July was a bit of a wash out. I only made it to the forest once. El and I took a bery enjoyable walk from home to Chingford, following the bike trails I would normally ride. I took a few photos … Continue reading

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The Epping Forest Project, Phase 6 – June.

The Epping Forest Project, Phase 6 – June. Another crazy month! June passed in a blur of activity and as I sit here writing at the end of July, June just seems so long ago. This year is disappearing too … Continue reading

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Wax Chattels @ Lock Tavern

Tuesday 26 June 2018 – Wax Chattels @ Camden Lock. I am a massive fan of Auckland, by way of Dunedin, band Die! Die! Die!. I believe they are the band I have seen the most often over the 38 … Continue reading

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Mogwai @ Royal Festival Hall.

Thursday 21 June 2018 – Mogwai @ Royal Festival Hall. Confession time. I came late to the Mogwai party, not knowingly hearing them until the mid-2000s when instrumental post-rock started to dominate my music listening, which it still does. Even … Continue reading

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The beautifully brutal.

Sunday 03 June 2018 – London. When I started thinking on this post it was going to comprise a number of semi random images taken during June. However, I could not put together much of a thread for the images … Continue reading

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A quick trip ‘Up North’

Wednesday 13 June 2018 – Newcastle. Not a brown ale in sight. The ten minute walk from station to hotel took me past two bars and nothing; no advertising, no ale drinkers, not even the sad relic of a shattered … Continue reading

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The Epping Forest Project, Phase 5 – May.

The Epping Forest Project, Phase 5 – May. Reluctant at first I headed down the gentle slope and into trees, uninspired and frustrated at myself for not being able to relax into this morning alone in the forest. As I … Continue reading

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A small taste of the Cotswalds

Sunday 20 May 2018 – Cotswalds, Gloucestershire. How do they fit all this countryside in? This is something I ponder (and wonder at) every time I leave the city and explore somewhere new. Why is it all stunning? often follows … Continue reading

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