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In Praise of the BFI Player

Shooting the Past

Art of all kinds provides a window on the past, but I always think film – the moving image – is especially magical and poignant, particularly in the very early days of cinema, when the camera was used to record all manner of people and events, from the quotidian to the exotic. 144 more words

Film

Midland Metro New Street Extension - 28th July 2015

I took these pictures as I walked the route of the Midland Metro extension between New Street and Snow Hill stations.

Unfortunately, the battery on my camera gave out, and I had to cut my walk short. 32 more words

Travel

Bordeaux trams and new stadium

One for the tram geeks I think.

Bordeaux has opened several extensions to its tram system over the past few months. I took advantage of a dull day to visit them. 316 more words

Travel

West Wicklow’s Only Tramway

Full title: The Dublin and Blessington Steam Tramway

Creator / Author: H. Fayle and A.T. Newham

Item Type / Page count: Book / 32pp… 127 more words

West Wicklow Studies

Doing the Lambeth Walk

Trams and 3mm scale, surely not! Well that is what Brian Goldimg has done in 3mm scale depicting London trams doing the Lambeth Walk as seen at the Bridport Model Railway exhibition today… 43 more words

Railway