Category Archives: life and culture

California Dreaming Becomes A Reality: A Tale of Two Bridges

Last week I had the privilege of visiting California for a short stay. I should have been attending a conference but this was rescheduled at late notice, so I decided to travel anyway & see a few sights. This was … Continue reading

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For Those In Peril On The Sea

Whilst visiting my children in the Isle of Man (Ellan Vannin) this week my attention was drawn to this lovely memorial to mariners from the Island who had lost their lives at sea; in war & in peace. Take care … Continue reading

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Old Lübeck

I love wandering around in the old parts of towns. This is in my brother’s home town of Lübeck, Schleswig-Holstein. It’a bit cold but still lovely. Sad that my brother is no longer here for me to share this with … Continue reading

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Colours & Textures on the Isle of Man

Colours & textures on the Isle of Man. Take care until next time …

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100 Years Today – Will We Remember Them?

Today 4th August 2014 marks the 100th anniversary of the day Britain entered one of the costliest conflicts in history – the First World War – with fighting continuing until the11th of November 1918, Armistice Day. Today there will be … Continue reading

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A Little Piece of History

Small mill water wheel in Cromford Derbyshire. Take care until next time …

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Eye of London

The pulse of London captured as evening falls. Take care until next time …

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