Posts about England

Great Langdale, Cumbria

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Nothing but the best for my wife! :-)

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Arrival in Scotland

At the border between England and Scotland; near Berwick-upon-Tweed on the east coast. After leaving Cambridge earlier today, I wasn’t tired when we got this far so we’ve carried on and have arrived in Edinburgh.

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Battersea Power Station

Battersea Power Station is the largest brick-built structure in Europe and is notable for its original and lavish Art Deco fittings and decor. The building is Grade II listed, and the condition was described as “very bad” by English Heritage, who have included it on their Buildings at Risk Register. Amongst other, numerous film and […]

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No HDR and hardly any Photoshop adjustment: the shadows really were that cool!

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The Captain Kidd

One of my favourite pubs in London: the Captain Kidd, in Wapping. William “Captain” Kidd (c. 1645 – May 23, 1701) is remembered for his trial and execution for piracy after returning from a voyage to the Indian Ocean. Some modern historians deem his piratical reputation unjust, as there is evidence that Kidd acted only […]

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