Tag: london

Back to Blackfriars

Back in the days just before all the lockdowns began when we took such social crowding for granted and Blackfriars Underpass along the Thames’ Southbank walkway was full of pedestrians. I hesitate to take photos of people face to face but managed to capture… Continue Reading “Back to Blackfriars”

A cornered conceit

…”The glass conceals, till (splitting sun) it dancesLanterns in lanes of light its own streaked image.” Glass Grain ~ Charles Tomlinson At Doggett’s Coat & Badge pub by the Thames (named after Thomas Doggett, the original organiser of the 300 year old London Bridge… Continue Reading “A cornered conceit”

Isolation #10

One of things I miss about Central London is being able to walk through empty streets and places at the weekend, with time to stop and stare. This alley is Chichester Rents, an ancient thoroughfare incorporated into a modern office development. I liked to… Continue Reading “Isolation #10”