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Mon 29 Sept 2014: Conkering the World

Me, Drum and Mummy went out to the park and caught some conkers. Lots and lots of conkers.

My Dad made holes in them and hung them on string. 11 more words

Wild's Diary

What price gentrification?

When I arrived in London almost 18 years ago this October I really didn’t know what I had coming in that first year. Had I known, I probably wouldn’t have boarded the plane.  815 more words

British Life

the long goodbye

As much fun as I’ve been having with my husband here in London with me, it’s sadly time for him to go home to California tomorrow morning. 342 more words

Settling in

In order to combat our jet-lag, John and I have been breaking in our walking shoes around my new neighborhood (Finsbury Park) and Central London. The process of “moving” rather than “visiting” has made all the touristy attractions a little less appealing–especially when they come with a £18 price tag (which converts to around $30 / person). 102 more words

Faisal Ahmed Mian: Wu Shi Taiji Quan & Qi Gong Association senior instructor

Everyone on Islington Faces Blog has a story.  An early love of punk – but a tendency to end up in trouble at the hands of racist gig goers – led Islington-born Faisal Ahmed Mian to improve his self-defence skills. 1,693 more words


18799.8km away.....

BMF Finsbury Park have sent me an invite to their social page.

I went for a look and there was this photo

It nearly made me cry – a lovely bunch of amazing people… 15 more words


Parkland Walk, North London

Earlier this summer, I ventured to the Parkland Walk. Set along a disused railway line in North London, the nature trail runs between Finsbury Park and Alexandra Palace. 125 more words

London Life