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How big is the cat then?

Over the last couple of weeks I’ve passed this strange sight a few times while walking through Clifford’s Inn from Fleet Street.  It looks like one of those plastic boxes you bring your cat to the vet in but there’s no handle on the top and it’s very very large (you’ll never get this on the bus!) Any ideas? 23 more words

Down by the river: Greenhithe waterfront; April 2016

A quick Sunday morning look at the Thames as it goes past Greenhithe.

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The best dressed barra’ in town

Walking around London Bridge once lunchtime last week I noticed a great hand-decorated roadsweepers barrow tucked away in  a corner.

There were photo’s stuck on all sides with a mad collection of headshots on the back, a green plastic dragon’s head attached to the handle plus a small owl soft toy and some cryptic messages in felt-tipped pen. 56 more words

Down by the river: from Hungerford bridge; April 2016

On a brighter-than-expected day last week (my 40th birthday, as it happens), we walked down from Soho in the mid-afternoon – after lunch at Tapas Brindisa and a record-buying splurge in the fantastic Sounds of the Universe – and across Hungerford bridge to get the train home from Waterloo. 171 more words