A swan owning the canal as it goes past a tower block

Regent’s Canal – Limehouse Basin to Angel

For some reason a lot of us that live in London end up being fascinated by the city’s old transport links and networks – a Tube geek hides within most of us. A lesser loved transport infrastructure in the UK are the…

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Why it’s Great the George Tavern was Saved!

East London once had a local pub on every corner – now they’re a collection of soulless flat conversions blotting a divided community. The George Tavern was one of the many local institutions struggling to survive a deluge of KFC…

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BBC Olympic Title Video is Fantastic

Remember those awful sea cows a few years ago for BBC splash screens? Maybe they were made to numb our sense of taste in preparation for the new Olympic titles. Which I think are absolutely fantastic. The Stadium UK concept…

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Trinity Buoy Wharf is Awesome

Just sitting at the Pacotech office in Trinity Buoy Wharf.  What an awesome place it is – there’s a community of artists and small businesses that are right on the river with a view of The O2. Definitely come down…