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London: Sunday Sail to Greenwich

MUCH IS NEW in London since I was last here a decade ago, development spurred largely by the 2012 London Olympics.

Not least of the improvements are the new Overground train service, which makes access to central London from some outlying neighborhoods, including Dalston, near where I’m staying, much more convenient, and… 251 more words


Cruel & Tender: Pt 3

With thoughts on how I could translate the theme of Cruel & Tender, especially focusing on the industrialisation element, I took a trip to Greenwich. 575 more words

Photographic Media, Techniques & Technology - Unit 23

Deptford Bridge

Hustling and bustling, Deptford Bridge is a charming mish mash of unconventional markets and arts in the shadow of glorious Greenwich.

‘Down and out in dirty Deptford’ – the best local description so far. 1,499 more words

Hidden London

Messing about on the river

I’ve lived in London for a long, long time but, for some reason, I’ve never been on the Thames Clipper

… until today.

I thought it would be a fun way to travel for a toddler (as well as her parents and little sister). 385 more words