Tags » Down By The River

Down by the river: Greenhithe waterfront; April 2016

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

Fuji X100T

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


Down by the river: Crossness

Low, low tide at Crossness, and the view over Halfway Reach to Dagenham dock. A Sunday morning trip to the Crossness Engines open day (more of that to come later). 

Down By The River