Samuel Beckett Defaced

Knowing we were in for heavy rain this afternoon, Jackie ventured out on this drizzly morning to tackle the storm damage. The idea was that she would free what she could from the entanglements of the fallen tree, then call me to lift it. She seemed to be taking quite a long time, so IContinue reading “Samuel Beckett Defaced”

Mostly North London

CLICK ON IMAGES TO ENLARGE. Today I returned to the Streets of London series and scanned the next dozen slides from September 2004. The Sheldon Square development in the old Paddington Basin of the Regents Canal was still being built in the years immediately after the millennium. It probably sports an official road name now.Continue reading “Mostly North London”

Farringdon And Paddington

CLICK ON IMAGES TO ENLARGE. THOSE IN GROUPS ACCESS GALLERIES THAT CAN BE VIEWED FULL SIZE. This morning I scanned another dozen colour slides from the Streets of London series, produced in July 2004. Clerkenwell Road EC1 was featured on 15th January.┬áThese were probably pictured at the same time as the first ones. I swearContinue reading “Farringdon And Paddington”

Around West London

Feeling a little better today, I dozed away the morning, got up for lunch, and scanned another dozen slides from the Streets of London series. These were all made in April 2004. This young mother, speaking on her mobile phone in Avery Row W1, to the west of New Bond Street, blended perfectly with herContinue reading “Around West London”