Royal Victoria Hotel in St Leonards-on-Sea

Just a photo of the Royal Victoria Hotel in St Leonards-on-Sea. As I struggled along the beach area in the post storm Eleanor winds, this grand out building stood out. Somewhere to stay on another visit?

A Birmingham Christmas Weekend

A Birmingham Christmas weekend, actually a couple of weeks before Christmas, to visit the Frankfurt Christmas Market and take in a show. Of course we picked the weekend it snowed heavily.

Waiting For A Train

Sitting on a station platform waiting for a train a little after golden hour one morning. The view made an interesting photo. Come and see.

Abingdon – An Interesting Day Out

On a whim we went to Abingdon to see an antique and vintage street fair. We took a walk around and took these photos in this historic market town.

Big Cheshire Sky

Beautiful spring sky over Cheshire one morning. from 500px Big Cheshire Sky via IFTTT Big Cheshire Sky A beautiful spring morning in Cheshire, looking over a golf course at Mottram Hall Hotel in Macclesfield. I stayed in Macclesfield on a trip. As I was leaving the hotel I was presented with this view, and really…

The Golden Boys Statue in Birmingham

A photo of the Golden Boys gilded statue in Birmingham. The statue commemorates Bolton, Watt and Murdoch, famous for developing the steam engine

Chesterton Windmill

Chesterton Windmill Sunset.We went to the windmill specifically to take photos in the sunset. As we drove there we could see the clouds coming up. Here’s what was left of the sunset by the time the sun actually went down. We did get some pretty good pictures around the windmill anyway.

Chesterton Windmill Photo Shoot

We went to Chesterton Windmill to take photos in the sunset. A cloudy evening soon fixed that! Instead we were treated to the harvest moon rising.

Leeds Spring Sunset

A spring sunset I couldn’t resist, even if only taken with a mobile phone. Work put me in a hotel near Leeds. Taking a walk before dinner, this pretty suburban sunset with it’s vapour trails just had to be captured. This is another mobile phone photo. If I had taken the time to get the…

Canal View at Shipley Wharf

A view along the Leeds – Liverpool canal, at Shipley Wharf, a short walk from Saltaire. This view has probably been much the same for over a century.