A Grim North

Musings from a northerner living in the deep south…

Archive for the ‘Uncategorized’ Category

Tubby Isaacs

Posted by Alan on August 20, 2013

Tubby Isaacs Seafood Stall, Aldgate

Tubby Isaac’s Seafood Stall, Aldgate

Tubby Isaac’s seafood stall at Aldgate is now closed.

Advertisements

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged: , , , , , , | Leave a Comment »

The Lighthouse

Posted by Alan on May 26, 2013



The Lighthouse, originally uploaded by Alan Perryman.

Today I took the opportunity of the evening sun to have an explore around some of the bits of Waltham Forest I don’t really know – this church is on Markhouse Road between Leyton and Walthamstow.

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment »

An Olympic Year

Posted by Alan on January 1, 2013

So, yeah, when I come to think about it quite a lot happened this year.

Read the rest of this entry »

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a Comment »

Sensible

Posted by Alan on October 7, 2012



Sensible, originally uploaded by Alan Perryman.

In the Vondelpark Amsterdam, BBQ’s are encouraged with special bin facilities provided for their users.

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a Comment »

daytime fox!

Posted by Alan on September 30, 2012



daytime fox!, originally uploaded by Alan Perryman.

This morning at Snaresbrook tube there was a fox scampering about. Didn’t seem all that fussed by the daylight or the people!

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a Comment »

Victoria Sunset

Posted by Alan on September 27, 2012



Victoria Sunset, originally uploaded by Alan Perryman.

lovely sunset at Victoria tonight.

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a Comment »

Slagroom

Posted by Alan on September 19, 2012



Slagroom, originally uploaded by Alan Perryman.

…is the Dutch word for cream. That is all.

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a Comment »

Mind the gap

Posted by Alan on September 11, 2012



Mind the gap, originally uploaded by Alan Perryman.

Am loving the Rio signs at Stratford station!

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a Comment »

Hovercraft

Posted by Alan on September 7, 2012



Hovercraft, originally uploaded by Alan Perryman.

Just in case you missed it earlier… today I finally managed to take a ride on a Hovercraft.

Great fun – it felt like such an effortless machine gliding across the water onto the shore. Guess they must be *really* expensive of we’d have more of them!

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment »

Olympic cycling

Posted by Alan on August 1, 2012



Olympic cycling, originally uploaded by Alan Perryman.

Anyone know what this sign is all about in Snaresbrook?

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a Comment »