Only a mile to go!
We are heading south now and leaving Victoria Park behind for another less majestic stretch of greenery the Mile End Park is a thin strip of open space,…
posted on Sept. 30, 2008
Pillars of respectability?
Today is a momentous day. OK there have been many momentous days recently but today saw the fall of Bradford and Bingley. And why is that momentous in these…
posted on Sept. 29, 2008
Beyond Broadway (market that is)
Onward and onward ! This next stretch of the Regent's Canal heads south through Tower Hamlets to Victoria Park - a welcome green area. This was all new…
posted on Sept. 28, 2008
Back on the canal!
It was May when I set out to walk the eight and a half miles from Little Venice to Limehouse along the 183 year old Regent's Canal. Waiting for a fine Sunday…
posted on Sept. 27, 2008
For Claude who loves chickens
This blog was inspired by Terry's nostalgia blog - see here
posted on Sept. 25, 2008
Coming to terms with reality
some days I am able to gloss over things - float above my reality - and live normally. Other days reality hits me full on. And maybe this set of pictures are…
posted on Sept. 22, 2008
Thoughts of summer
A nice day in London today. But somehow I keep thinking of my holidays and the sun! Oh well, some nice memories anyway!
posted on Sept. 20, 2008
… a banoffie trifle in Gelo Blu, Lindos, Rhodes! Wish I was out there now! Yum!
posted on Sept. 16, 2008
I never climb ladders and I never drink beer
Well hardly ever!
posted on Sept. 15, 2008
A long day!
Looking back a couple of posts to Outsiders, I said how difficult it is to raise money for them. Well, the principal source of income is an event called the…
posted on Sept. 13, 2008
Alternative lifestyles and their impact on normality
OK so my life = normality. That??s just to get things into perspective. These past few days friends Leona and Tommy, who have stayed with me in the past very…
posted on Sept. 12, 2008
A busy few days- and a rant!
It has been a hectic few days! the weekend was knackering really and then Monday was complicated - but to cut through a lot of crap I went for a drink with the…
posted on Sept. 10, 2008
As people who read this blog regularly will know, I have been involved with the Outsiders Charity for a few years now. It is this time of year when things get…
posted on Sept. 08, 2008
Around Athens - 3
More pictures from my wonderings during my all-too-brief stay in Athens.
posted on Sept. 05, 2008
Around Athens 2 - vegetables!
One thing that really puzzles me about Greece is vegetables - I've never understood why there is so much emphasis on meat and so little on vegetables. I…
posted on Sept. 03, 2008