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Amy Macdonald - 'Under Stars'

Welcome to my first blog post back as MusicMadSam. So as you know, every Friday there’s some awesome new music being released, and this one is one that was released last week on 17 February 2017 –  295 more words


DBTR S2:E1 – Buying or Sale-ing the 2017 Red Sox?

Episode #1
Hosts: Paul Testa, Tim Daloisio
Guests: none


Paul and Tim — you remember them don’t you? — crawl out of hibernation and face the world for the first time without David Ortiz’ smiling face beaming back at them from Fort Myers. 129 more words

Down By The River

Down by the river: Burnt-out car on the Thames Path; February 2017

A freezing cold February morning on the Thames path revealed a dumped and burnt-out car under one of the (possibly disused) chutes for transferring aggregates between boats and the Angerstein branch railhead in Charlton. 21 more words


Down by the river: Trinity Buoy Wharf; January 2017


A quick trip across the river to Trinity Buoy Wharf to see Stephen Turner’s Exbury Egg and surrounding exhibition. I’d strongly recommend you go, but unfortunately it’s already moved on…Go and see it on its travels if you can! 38 more words


Down by the river: Victoria Deep Water Terminal, Greenwich; January 2017

A combined failure of Southeastern Trains (derailed freight train near Lewisham) and the Jubilee line (failed train at Stratford) scuppered my plans to go into town and meet a friend for lunch; instead, turfed out of North Greenwich station, I took a walk around the northern tip of Greenwich peninsula and found myself at Victoria Deep Water Terminal. 65 more words


Down by the river: Deptford Creek; January 2017

A quick look at Deptford Creek from behind the Trinity Laban dance centre on a cold Saturday afternoon. The second shot shows the charred remains of a ‘Ham’ class minesweeper boat built in 1954 and more recently used as an arts venue, gutted by fire in the first week of January. 16 more words