Wagging tails

Sunday Best

I'm now posting nuggets of triviality every Sunday. Each post will have a short essay relating to the day in question along with 10 other pieces of useless information. They may be read on a weekly [...]

London has no edges

It’s only when reaching the central core you realise the structure’s uniqueness, for running up its centre is a lift that is only means of reaching the viewing platform, and the only viable way of escaping [...]

Run for the Hills

On the night of 7th January 1928 the Embankment wall collapsed near Lambeth Bridge, right opposite the Tate. Flood water poured across the road destroying homes and forcing local residents in one of London’s most deprived [...]

Jump on a bus

One of my favourite London films is Brannigan, starring John Wayne as a Chicago detective. It is as if Visit London had commissioned Paul Greengrass to direct a travel documentary aimed at American tourists. [...]