Tag Archives: london

The Beast from the East

Thursday 01 March 2018, London. Yay, winter is over!  Spring officially starts today. the first day of March. The signs of its arrival have been showing themselves anew every day over the past week. On Friday I took a few … Continue reading

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Taking the camera for a walk

Saturday 13 January 2018 – London. Happy new year! Welcome to 2018. Year six in my two years away from New Zealand. Day some number of thousands in the blog that probably wouldn’t last past the first day. I cannot … Continue reading

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When mum came to stay.

Friday 06 October 2017 – London. We had the great pleasure of mum coming to stay for a few days over the past month. Mum turned 80 in May and my sisters and I conspired to buy her return ticket … Continue reading

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Old school fun fairs and ancient trees. Life in e17

Sunday 11 June 2017 – London. Summer is coming along nicely now, we have had a bit of rain but that was during the week, and who cares what the weather is like during the week? I don’t, at least … Continue reading

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Central London, a walking tour

Sunday 04 June 2017 – London. A couple of weeks ago I received a message from Martha, a very old friend in NZ letting me know she was coming over to London for a conference for a few days and … Continue reading

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I am some art.

Friday 14 October 2016  – London. I have not been on a street art walk in Shoreditch, or anywhere else for quite a long time. I have dabbled here and there with a quick visit, but rarely have I been … Continue reading

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St Pancras Old Church and the Hardy Tree.

February 19 2016 – London. Last weekend, and over far too many glasses of red wine for a Sunday night a friend told me about St Pancras Old Church and its small cemetery. I had not heard of it before, … Continue reading

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A walk in the Park(land)

Saturday 06 June 2015 – Parkland Walk, London. The Parkland Walk has been on my list of things to do for ages and ages, I cannot remember how it got on the to-do list or where I discovered it, but … Continue reading

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Spectra – a beam of light.

Wednesday 6 August 2014 – London. When I was researching information about the wonderful World War 1 memorial art installation at the Tower of London I discovered that there was an equally amazing installation in Victoria Tower Gardens that is … Continue reading

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The future is just like now, except in a little while.

Tuesday 5 August 2014 – London. Since I have been back from my travels I have had two rounds of job interviews, both with employers rather than with agencies, and this week I have second interviews with both of them, … Continue reading

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