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Carr Naze #9

Seven Years Ago

A sharp, frosty morning in Shropshire, the like of which the Edge of Heaven may never see again in October! Ironbridge B Power Station’s main diet was dirty coal but I found it impossible not to love the cooling towers. 41 more words

Sauntering

Mock Turbine

“European Commission is asking the United Kingdom to designate protected areas for harbour porpoise, a marine mammal regularly found in UK waters. … Despite a large number of harbour porpoise in its waters, the UK has so far proposed only one small site in Northern Ireland, exposing some of the identified sites to the risk of offshore wind farm development. 101 more words

Toby Smith

I first noticed Toby Smith’s work Light After Dark in The Times in 2009. I was drawn to these shots of Ratcliffe On Soar. 132 more words

People

A glimpse of a tower

There is something of a contrast between yesterday’s roses and cottage door, and today’s towering obelisk of bricks.  The huge tower of Bankside Power Station (now the Tate Modern art gallery) always reminds me of happy days spent in the… 134 more words

General

Today in Duran History - New Orleans

On today’s date in 1997, Power Station performed at the House of Blues in New Orleans, LA.   This date was included on the Living in Fear tour, in support of their second album.   26 more words

Duran Duran

Anglesey's Wylfa Newydd nuclear power consultation starts soon

Japanese firm Hitachi took over the nuclear power plant project in 2012

Plans for a new nuclear power station on Anglesey are due to go out for community consultation. 147 more words

Civil (Nuclear)