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Enjoying a lunchtime map

I saw this great old-style underground map (from 1932) outside Temple tube station yesterday lunchtime.

I was instantly transported (just like Mr Benn was) into a world of pinstripe suits, bowler hats and people saying “jolly good.” Jolly good! P

London Life

Make some noise! (For peace and tranquility)

Yesterday lunchtime in the horrible drizzle, I popped to the library to bring some books back. On the way there I heard a right old din reverberating around Covent Garden Piazza.  136 more words

Float, float on

Today I spent elevenses in a dentist’s chair at Guys Hospital Dental Department having a tooth yanked out. On the way back to work around midday full of Co-codomol, I walked via the Millennium Bridge.  215 more words

Down to Land's End

I’m on deadline this morning, writing an article for the Lewiston Sun Journal.  The piece will run on August 23, I think.  Maybe it runs on August 30.  322 more words


Stopped in my tracks by a Mod scooter (or two)

Last week whilst on my travels to find a very cheap all-day breakfast on the south side of Waterloo Bridge, I was stopped in my tracks. 133 more words

early sunday morning

dozing in the long grass…





 one cerulean dragonfly





I was up uncharacteristically early yesterday. A handful of blueberries, oatcakes, no shower. 119 more words


Neil Young + The Promise Of The Real - Down By The River (Live in 2015)

Neil Young and The Promise Of The Real kicked off their Rebel Content Tour earlier this month, and Milwaukee Live captured a few songs from their Milwaukee stop. 88 more words

Live Music