Sunday, 31 October 2010

A St James's Ghoul for Halloween

Boo!

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Saturday, 30 October 2010

Stage Door Johnnie


Painted sign for the stage door of Her Majesty's Theatre in the Haymarket, where Beerbohm Tree was the actor-manager and where Tommy Cooper died on stage.

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Friday, 29 October 2010

Kensington Sunset



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Thursday, 28 October 2010

By Night

"Rome was once gay in a decadent way/But I'm sure that it never was quite like London at night."

Noel Coward

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Wednesday, 27 October 2010

Support Your Local Pub II


A ransom note on behalf of your local. Do you want this to happen to your Dog & Duck? Well?

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Tuesday, 26 October 2010

No Man's Land


Near Woolwich, somewhere under the Thames, an indeterminate London in the borough of… well, where?

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Monday, 25 October 2010

Skyline



Canary Wharf and the City from the disused railway line at Muswell Hill.

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Sunday, 24 October 2010

The London Fog

As seen in Mad Men (Season Three), the famous London Fog raincoat from Baltimore, USA.

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Saturday, 23 October 2010

This is the Future


Our shot looks like something out of the opening title sequence montage from some futuristic 1960s action adventure show. This is The City in the 21st century.
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Friday, 22 October 2010

The Party's Over


Is this the address to which one retires when too old to party?

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Thursday, 21 October 2010

Land of Hope And… Er…

Can't help wondering if this was a patriotic statement gone wrong or a seditious/satirical gesture…

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Wednesday, 20 October 2010

Can I Go Out On My Bike Please Ma?



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Tuesday, 19 October 2010

Mister Punch


Visible here – buildings from the 18th, 19th, 20th and 21st Centuries.

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Monday, 18 October 2010

Nice Girls in a Bar

The old clich̩ goes that one will never meet a "nice girl" with whom to settle down with in a bar Рbut what if the whole bar is named after her?

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Sunday, 17 October 2010

Was That Really a…

…giant cutting up the Edgware Road away from Marble Arch? I could have sworn…

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Saturday, 16 October 2010

My Day Off Yesterday



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Friday, 15 October 2010

The Greeks Have a Shop For It



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Wednesday, 13 October 2010

Up, Up and Away



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Monday, 11 October 2010

One Last Look…

… at high summer in London.

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Sunday, 10 October 2010

Do the Strand

The Law Courts, architecturally London's secular cathedral.

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Saturday, 9 October 2010

On the Tiles

A bygone sign in Bull Inn Court, site of the wonderful Nell Gwynne pub just off the Strand and murder scene of the actor William Terris, December 1897.

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Friday, 8 October 2010

Grrrrrr


A lion guards the door of the Indian Embassy.

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Thursday, 7 October 2010

All the World's a Stage…

Street theatre oustide St Paul's Covent Garden, the actors' church.

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Wednesday, 6 October 2010

It's Not Starbucks

Lunch. Get it HERE. (No Ginger pig English ham and dijon mustard sandwiches changed hands for this plug.)

Tuesday, 5 October 2010

Tower Hill Sunset

Sunset on the old Port of London Authority building at Tower Hill, early autumn 2010