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‘R’ is for Rosedale, proclaims a condo billboard along the frontier of one of TORONTO’s oldest inner suburbs and one of its wealthiest.

The subway and two bus lines run through the neighbourhood.

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A quick guide to the neighbourhoods of Madrid

Picture from kellycrull.com

For all the guiri’s (foreigners) about to enter the battle of finding a place to live in Madrid, I thought it might be useful to make a quick guide of some of the neighbourhoods in Madrid’s city centre. 1,033 more words

Southern Fail: Sadiq would do better

Claire Perry MP couldn’t hack sorting it and resigned as Railways Minister last week.  Labour Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, on the other hand is keen to take responsibility where hapless ministers and private sector pirates continue to fail commuters. 191 more words


Freeloaders to be nabbed

Hounslow Council’s planners advise, “agents’ boards will be a breach of the advertisement regulations if not placed on the property to which they relate.  If they are on the highway, then the highway authority can remove them and it is normally the highway authority that would enforce in such cases.” 164 more words


Yoga in the Park returns!

What a busy and active space the Uniroyal Goodrich Park is becoming!!

In addition to the gardening, weekly potlucks, doggie dates, soccer games and family picnics…. 328 more words

Community Garden

MICHAEL KAMINER writes in the Sunday New York Times, July 10/2016“Lower rents and uncommon architectural stock are drawing entrepreneurs to Corktown, on downtown TORONTO’s eastern fringes.

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Up the Hope Street - Part 1

A week ago, both me and my colleague walked up the Hope Street through a little alley way sandwiched between the Caldmore Village School and Caldmore Community Garden. 433 more words