Only in England...
Photo by Bethany Clark / Getty Images Duck lanes on barge towpaths England's Guardian newspaper just published this photo by Bethany Clark which shows that duck lanes have been painted on busy towpaths in London, Birmingham and Manchester to draw attention to the narrowness of the space that many humans must share with wildlife. The Canal & River Trust's new campaign, 'Share the Space, Drop your Pace', is encouraging everyone who uses the towpaths to be considerate of others by sharing the…
1920 Beach - St James
St James, on the Cape Peninsula – the finest Peninsula created for Nordic Walking all-year-round in the world™, home of Southpole Nordic Walking South Africa, the only Nordic Walking organisation in SA, since 2005 St James - A century by the sea by M Walker
Roodebloem Manor, 1896.
The occupants at this stage was the Van Breda family. Zoom in to see the madam of the house on the stoep watching her husband Adriaan van der Byl and son watching the gardener. The property is still in Woodstock.
Public Telephone Kiosk and Post Box, Greenmarket Square, Cape Town
The background view seems to be corner of Burg and Shortmarket Streets, with the building immediately behind the telephone kiosk being, what today is Leadership House. See below. Photo: Arthur Elliott (1870-1938) Wikipedia Entry
Happy New Year!
Happy New Year! Did you have a lovely break? We managed to completely switch off for a while, spending the Christmas period itself with a flurry of family and friends; playing games, eating too much, watching movies and generally just being rather than doing – it was so lovely. And then – then! – we flew […]