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Capital Ring: Stoke Newington – Hackney Wick – Beckton District Park – Woolwich

Stoke Newington – Hackney Wick

Section 13 runs from Stokey to Hackney Wick, mostly along the River Lea. A previous trip to Lee Valley (same place, different spelling!) the day after Alison and Tom Wright’s wedding saw us take off on a tandem; walking this stretch was approximately as quick and much less stressful, apart from a small detour down the wrong side of the river when Mike’s map-reading skills let him down! 356 more words

Arch Tuckett's Woolloomooloo built Midget...

Arch Tuckett’s Henderson engined Midget out front of the workshop where it was probably built-off William Street, Woolloomooloo, inner Sydney in 1934…

The first race meeting in Australia for what became known as Midgets took place at Olympic Park, Melbourne in the summer of  1934, on 15th December. 2,936 more words

Who,What,Where & When...?


London is interlaced with a network of old canals and hidden rivers. Walking the network is a treat, providing a new perspective on the city and its history, especially for a photographer. 140 more words


Would You ride the "World's Longest and Tallest" Slide? (Published on Rising East 2/5/16)

Construction work is underway to turn a monumental work of art into London’s most exhilarating tourist attraction.

The ArcelorMittal Orbit was first designed as part of the London 2012 estate. 228 more words

Archived Work

Olympiapark München

With the Olympic Park in Munich covering a large area, it being late fall/early winter and freezing, and a few things closed due to off-season, I didn’t cover as much of the place as I wanted to. 111 more words


Prioritize Park Protection

Last year marked the 100th anniversary of the National Park System. To celebrate, a friend and I decided to take a road trip across the Pacific Northwest during the last two weeks of the summer. 224 more words

Winter 2018 Issue