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A Week's Worth of Heatwave in London: April 14th-22nd, 2018

Considering the photographs I took in the rain and fog earlier this month on the 11th, and the clouds that gave me some great diffused shots on the 12th, the sudden amount of heat and light from the 14th until now has been a little overwhelming. 176 more words

Simon King

Part 2: British Summer Warning Signs

Its always good to know what to look out for when anticipating BST (British Summer Time), blink and you could miss it-no really, it’s that short…here are some key warning signs you should keep an eye out for:

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British Summer

Part 1: An introduction

My Very British Summer is a series of satirical articles documenting the cultural quirks and social conventions of the enigma that is British summer time, inspired by studies in anthropology and the brilliant Bill Bryson’s “Notes from a Small Island”.

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Travel Writing

The Dunwich Dynamo

I never intended to cycle the Dunwich Dynamo. In fact when someone had mentioned its existence a few months before, I thought it sounded crazy. Why would I want to cycle nearly 200km through the night from London to the Suffolk Coast? 2,221 more words


Summer love in London 

Big cities demand a lot of walking – London is no exception. The Underground might be the fastest, but the Overground for certain is the nicest. 156 more words

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