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Wooden It Be Nice

Of the two churches I visited in Manchester, it seemed right to begin with St Ann’s as archaeological evidence suggests that the first church to be built in Manchester was erected near that site though it was destroyed by vikings in the 10th Century. 469 more words


Re-birth, re-use

Today I attended a baptism, a re-birth, a symbolic cleansing.

The church was a Vineyard church, Coastline Vineyard to be precise. Coastline Vineyard do not have their building, prefering to lodge. 164 more words

All nice and Safe in our Bank Vault!

One of the perks of creating our antiques centre inside a Grade II listed old bank is that we’ve preserved much of the old place – Victorian wall tiles, carved wooden features including the old bank manager’s office, original double height windows and the old vault with heavy door, which used to house the safe. 272 more words

How Not to Buy a House

Earlier in the year, I sold my house. As you may remember I marketed it through an online estate agents and was pleased with the results. 1,189 more words

Getting Started

Strand Underground Station, London WC2R

London, UK, images; public transport

Address and postcode: Strand Tube Station, London WC2R 0JJ

Strand Tube Station, more recently known as Aldwych Tube Station, is a Grade II listed building. It is disused since 1994.


Rileys American Pool & Snooker Club, Lewisham, London SE13

London, UK, images; Rileys Sports Bars

Address and postcode: Rileys American Pool & Snooker Club, 233-241 Lewisham High Street, Lewisham SE13 6NQ (grade II listed building; closed since 2012)

Nearest station: Ladywell Station


Adelaide House, King William Street, London EC3R

London, UK, images; buildings and architecture – Grade II listed buildings (art deco buildings )

Address and postcode: Adelaide House, King William Street, London EC4R 9BU… 6 more words