Easas, Wilbraham Road, Chorlton. New kebab shop making some early running in the race to find the most shameless rip-off of the London 2012 logo.
Got my Tough Guy medal. Finished faster than some, slower than plenty, but I finished. Just in front of a guy wearing a bra & suspenders; spent the next hour shivering, delirious and… Read More
As seen at Isinglass, Urmston. Nice lunch with the sun streaming through the window.
Not sure if we’ll ever get the full details of phone tapping at the News of the World; how widespread it was, and whether management gave it… Read More
A friend shot this ATM in London (near Spitalfields, in the near East). Some of the language is a bit clunky, but full marks for trying to add some levity to bank transactions,… Read More
From the post-Kili climb feast, December 2008
Snowman in Chorlton; Steps at the Baltic, Newcastle; dead Chrysanthemums at Lyme Park; daffs at Longford Park; fox in the garden; mask in Mojacar, Spain; rose at Abbotsbury, Dorset; beach art, Weymouth; Wastwater,… Read More
I like the Michel Roux TV character. He comes across as intelligent, kind and no more sentimental than necessary. I’d like to have him round the dinner; I’d like to have him cook… Read More