Greetings from Preston, Lancashire in the UK. I’m having one of my time out sessions where I’m supposed to be wrestling with deep, creative issues but actually I’m sat in a very friendly coffee shop, The Townhouse on Friargate, eating a Danish ( that’s pastry not someone from Copenhagen) and enjoying a latte. Think I’ve done enough thinking so it will be time to head back to base and try […]
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Just a few lines and images to round off a visit on a hot day to Morecambe. It was the right day to be down by the water, the breezes coming in off the bay easing the baking heat. For all the crowds enjoying the sunshine and warmth there are still plenty of quiet spots to be found, places where you can kick back and relax, enjoy the views across […]
So after a busy day in Morecambe and Lancaster it was time to relax before making the journey home. This venue is the Tite & Locke bar on the northbound platforms on Lancaster railway station. I really like these bars, the ones I’ve used have had a great atmosphere plus they are making use of spaces that have been out of use for ages. Plus they bring a sense of […]
The sun has been beaming down all day in Morecambe and the crowds have been out and the beaches have been full. Over the years the town has had more than it’s fair share of stick and there are some corners that would benefit from more than a little bit of TLC. It’s not Blackpool, that town always leaves me exhausted. No Morecambe has a gentler rhythm, sitting as it […]
And hello from Lancaster, the trains in the UK are still bedeviled by industrial action but there are some skeleton services running so I’ve taken advantage of that to head out to Lancaster and Morecambe. The connections are a little adrift so I’ve had a quick walk around Lancaster before heading out to the seaside.