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Thursday Doors - St John's Church

The lovely old iron-studded wooden door of St John’s Church, Leytonstone, East London, where I live. (I mean I live in Leytonstone, not the church!) The cold bright winter sun really brought out the detail this morning as I walked past, so I thought I’d share it with you for this week’s… 20 more words


Our First Snowdrops

The first few snowdrops of the year, taken in our local churchyard – St John’s Church, Leytonstone, East London :-)

Flower of the Day


Dirty Di's Tunnel of Love at The Glory

Dirty Di’s Tunnel of Love: Matchmaking Madness With The People’s Princess! 

Grindr getting you down? Fed up of swiping right? No one sliding into your DMs? 181 more words


Halfway through winter: where's the snow (again)

Five years ago I blogged about the lack of snow at the midway point through winter. This winter there has been a similar total lack of snowfall though this time it is benign anticyclonic conditions that have characterised the past 45 days rather than the raging zonality of the winter of 2013/14 which ended… 362 more words


Snapping the Stiletto - Essex Women: Adversity Adventure and Aspiration

In artistic terms 2018 was, rightly, dominated by work marking the centenary of the end of WWI and (partial) female suffrage. ‘Essex Women: Adversity, Adventure and Aspiration’ from the Snapping the Stiletto project looks beyond suffrage to the lives of women in the century since and has just launched a county-wide tour starting at the Epping Forest District Museum. 1,056 more words