Monthly Archives: August 2011

The Unusual Village of Stewartby

This is Stewartby in Bedfordshire.  It’s a model village*.  The entire village was designed and constructed as a whole, for the benefit of the workers housed there.  It had an unreal feel when I visited it.  I realised that I … Continue reading

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My First Ever Photo

Well not quite ever, but this is the photo I took the very first time I pressed the shutter on my new Nikon D7000 camera. It actually has serial number 0003 so I’m not sure what happened to 0001 and … Continue reading

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The Royal Mile of Madness

Another picture from Edinburgh – the Royal Mile madness. Apart from the actor promoting the Fringe production of “Sleeping Beauty” and the handycam tourist, note the leg on the ground in between them.

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Edinburgh Festival

No posts for a while because I’ve been at the Edinburgh Festival.  Lots to see and do; lots of enthusiastic performers and tourists.

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Oxford Punts

There’s no shortage of punts for rent on the river in Oxford; even on a warm and sunny day.

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