Leamington spa — Sad to hear of this website’s demise. Have not been active the past few years to be honest. Life (and a new addition to the family) gets in the way sometimes. Our daughter was born in Tokyo. Before sh...
Manchester — We’ll find out on Friday. In Thursday’s EU Referendum I will vote remain, for political and personal reasons. Political English history is 1500 years or so of mostly blokes trying to organise thems...
Chichester — It’s the quintessential English view. More specifically, the quintessential Southern English view. A thousand-year old cathedral towering over formal gardens, a symbol of Norman power to cow the local...
Time to say goodbye
Have I flown from darkness into light or from light into darkness?
Mini-hydro, hydroelectric power generation in the Lake District
Cloudy, windy day in the Lake District
Leaves blown downside up
A quintessential Southern English town. Beautiful and ancient.