Making an exhibition of ourselves

Today’s guest picture comes from my sister Mary and shows the Round Pond in Kensington Gardens. I spent the morning preparing posters and taking pictures up to the Information Hub in the High Street.  There I met with Corrie and Sandy from the Camera Club who brought yet more pictures and together we hung justContinue reading “Making an exhibition of ourselves”

Getting the picture

In the absence of any guest pictures, I am repairing an omission for which I was rebuked by a reader after my Common Riding post. This is a shot of the Chinook helicopter which flew low over the town to check what was going on in the middle of the proceedings yesterday . Life wasContinue reading “Getting the picture”

Getting value from a damp day

Today’s guest picture comes from my Newcastle correspondent who has deserted our cool damp weather for the blazing sun in California while she visits her brother who lives there.  She sent me this picture of her children suffering from the heat there and being comforted by their cousin. We had another day of continuous rainContinue reading “Getting value from a damp day”