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SETTLE & CARLISLE. Going On Not Off The Rails.

I hadn’t been on a long train journey for a while, they are something I enjoy, just sitting back and letting the world wind itself past the window. I know they aren’t to every ones taste but I like them so there. Casting around for ideas I realised that I hadn’t been on the Settle to Carlisle route for quite a long time. It’s one of the great expressions of […]

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LIVERPOOL. Let There Be Music, Finale.

Finally I made it to the River and the Pier Head where the action was going to be taking place in the Liverpool Arena. This was the crowd magnet for the day and the sun was blessing the city and the waterfront. A Eurovision Village had been created as an overspill from the main venue and already it was full and by late afternoon the atmosphere was gearing up. It […]

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LIVERPOOL. Let There Be Music. Second Movement

My refreshing pint finished I’m now heading down to the Pier Head. The crowds are filling up the nearer I get to the action, I’m glad I took a break further out. My route is past the bombed out St. Nick’s church, onto Bold Street, then Church Street to the Pier Head. Should be fun. Liverpool is always a street photographers dream, especially so this weekend. Down Bold Street I […]

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LIVERPOOL. Let There Be Music (Overture)

So hello from Liverpool. It’s the weekend of the Eurovision Song Contest, being held in the city on behalf of Ukraine for reasons we are all aware of. It was a good reason to visit the city, I don’t live too far away which oddly can work against coming here, too easy, go next week syndrome. Anyway I’m here and doing my walk about. I’ be started at the top […]

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