There are still no trains north of Carlisle due to the Lamington Viaduct repairs and the replacement buses increase the journey times. I managed to slip away from work and catch an earlier train out of Lime Street Station than I had originally planned. 612 more words
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Photos by Pete Grafton
Christmas on Ice: Hamburg, Glasgow, Edinburgh, Paris.
Hamburg, Eisbahn Planten un Blomen, Neustadt.
Glasgow, George Square.
Edinburgh, Duddingston Loch
Paris, Hotel de Ville. 82 more words
Sydney is in for another Summer of Arts with the opening of “The Greats: Masterpieces from the National Galleries of Scotland” at The Art Gallery of NSW on 24 October. 291 more words
The four embroidered panels, created between 1895 and 1902, are titled “The Entrance,” “The Stress,” “The Despair,” “The Victory,” respectively. With a careful look at details and chronology, Traquair embroiders both pagan and Christian mythologies, and yet — because of the strange, surrealistic representations of symbols and figures — the combination of panels resists quick looks or readings. 112 more words