New Covent Garden

The market not the soup. It’s a great place to walk around early in the morning (it seems to trade from middle of the night to middle of…


Slow train coming

The DLR train came to a momentary holt as it passed across Canary Wharf so that the passengers could admire the City of London; the Gherkin, Cheese Grater…


The Cheshire Cheese

When first landed in the Smoke, I worked in the grey 1970’s building that you can see behind the sign of Ye Olde Cheshire Cheese in the featured…


Kings Cross being refurbished

Behind the scaffolding in 2010 Kings Cross station was being turned into a “beautiful butterfly“



It was surrounding a building in the city

Statue next door to The Grapes, Narrow Street, Limehouse

The pink thinker

Out the back of The Grapes pub in Limehouse, if you swivel your head to the left you see this fellow.

Poplar from Canary Wharf

By Poplar demand

Poplar from Canary Wharf, looking over Poplar Dock


Never seek permission

An alley off Oxford Street before the store is opened.

Father and son fishing off the side of Limehouse Basin

Casting off

A father and son fishing off the side of the Limehouse Basin. Shard winking in the distance.

Where Nelson dallied with Emma Hamilton, The Gun, Coldharbour Lane

The Gun at Coldharbour

I found this pub after walking from Limehouse and across Canary Wharf. Heading south on a busy faceless road past Poplar Dock and then the West Indian Millwall…