Category: Places to visit

Photography-It could be you

In November 2019  the UK lottery celebrated 25 years of saying ” It could be you”.  The draw used to be essential viewing on TV twice per week. To mark the anniversary of its launch many institutions which had benefited from lottery funding gave free admission to those […]

Dry January-16 January

There is a fashion these days to have a Dry January.  To make up, so to speak for the jollies (excess of Christmas).  This was also the day 100 years ago when the USA brought in National Prohibition on 16 January 1920.  The policy was abandoned in December […]

Photography-Christmas Wisley

The Royal Horticultural Society at Wisley put on a special show for Christmas.  These are some photographs from their glass house. But it is not all Poinsettia arranged as Christmas trees. Various Animals have also been asked to help There are also the mice who help with tending […]

Imperial War Museum-Things to discuss

I hope you’ll appreciate that there are no photographs from the Holocaust Gallery of the Imperial War Museum London  to accompany this piece.  Partly it is the ruling from the Imperial War Museum and also because the images themselves are quite disturbing. The gallery was only recently revamped […]