Black And White Discoveries

Today I had more fun scanning the old black and white negatives. Let us begin with two large format ones from 1957, both taken in the garden of 29a Stanton Road, London, SW20, where I grew up. My mother and sister, Jacqueline, stand in the garden of theĀ upstairs three bedroomed rented maisonette in which myContinue reading “Black And White Discoveries”

Beach Hut Maintenance

This morning Jackie and I continued work on the entrance to the back drive. This involved another bonfire. I had anticipated saving the brushwood until November when we will celebrate Guy Fawkes day with the Mapperley grandchildren. We already had far more than we will need then. The still hazy noon, following an early morningContinue reading “Beach Hut Maintenance”