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Photography-Brighton-12 October

It is always important to look back through history to give one an understanding of the present.  One of the most notable events was the IRA’s attempt on 12 October 1984 to blow up the Grand Hotel Brighton. This at a time when the Conservative party members including […]

Photography-Solidarity Museum-Gdansk

This is the second very striking museum in Gdansk.  The story starts with the Eastern block of countries dominated by Russia and behind the Iron Curtain.  The Museum is designed and constructed of rusting steel plates and looks like a partly constructed ship.  The Shipyard where it all […]

Photography-World War 2 Museum Gdansk-More details

Since writing the article I have found the following book review in the Telegraph It discusses in detail how the story of that first phase of World War 2 was full of misinformation https://www.telegraph.co.uk/books/what-to-read/first-fight-polish-war-1939by-roger-moorhouse-review-truth-polands/ The other part of the museum for which I decided not to take any […]

Photography-Brighton-Rock

Those who know their literature and films will know about Brighton Rock- a novel written by Graham Greene.  My photographs of Brighton show that its not only in books that the place rocks Useful links British Airways i360 https://britishairwaysi360.com/ Brighton West Pier https://www.westpier.co.uk/history/collapse-and-fire/ Brighton https://www.visitbrighton.com/

Photography-Regent Canal London

Transport continues to evolve.  These are photographs I took while visiting Kings Cross, St Pancras.  The Regent Canal was started in 1812 after an act of Parliament and the first section opened in 1816 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Regent%27s_Canal It will be 200 years old in 2020 see below for more details […]