Photos update

13/9/16 – at the royal standard in lyme – just realised it’s almost a year since i added any photos to my site, so i have rather a lot to upload – they normally do a good pint of palmers 200 at this pub

13/9/16 – walkers on the cobb at lyme

13/9/15 – more people climbing onto the cobb at lyme

17/9/16 – victoria street in bristol – they are converting a disused office block into residential accommodation called the milliners http://www.milliners-bristol.co.uk/

17/9/16 – small street espresso – this is a good reliable coffee shop in the old part of bristol – i normally try and avoid the broadmead part of the city if possible but this part of the city is quite nice with a lot of original buildings and narrow historic streets https://www.smallstreetespresso.co.uk/

17/9/16 – leaves and a bottle floating in the floating harbour – this is taken from the old prince street bridge – there is a handy little shack here that sells good crepes https://coffeecabin.club/

17/9/16 – this is a little shop next to the spike island arts centre http://www.spikeisland.org.uk/

2/10/16 – east reach taunton – there was someone painting a mural as i was walking past – it certainly makes the area look more colourful but i expect some people don’t like it and just prefer a plain white wall https://www.facebook.com/Fresh-Rotten-Apples-138622352876531/

22/10/16 – a new block of flats being build in kingston road right next to the station – this used to be rileys snooker club and kingstons night club before that

22/10/16 – a birch tree – the street this was taken in was called “birch grove”

22/10/16 – a mirror image at bedford house in taunton – while i was taking this someone came out and started quizzing me as to what i was doing – they seem quite hot on security at this building as i seem to remember being quizzed before when i took a picture with my holga camera

12/11/16 – an exhibition at the museum of taunton called “wild art” https://museumofsomerset.org.uk/wild-art/

12/11/16 – wild art at the museum of taunton

13/11/16 – half way between hut number 37 and hut number 38 at lyme regis

13/11/16 some old rope at lyme regis harbourside

15/11/16 – avon fire & rescue at temple back in bristol – it looks like someone has parked in front of an outward opening fire door, so lets hope there are no fires there!

15/11/16 an exhibition at the arnolfini https://www.arnolfini.org.uk/whatson/daphne-wright-emotional-archaeology

15/11/16 an exhibition at the arnolfini

15/11/16 an exhibition at spike island arts centre by Hedwig Houben called Others and I – this is called “The Good, the Bad, the Happy, the Sad” http://www.spikeisland.org.uk/events/exhibitions/hedwig-houben/

15/11/16 an exhibition at spike island arts centre by Hedwig Houben called Others and I – this is called “The Hand, the Eye, It and the Foot”

15/11/16 people on bed duty at the bristol hotel

17/12/16 work on the northern inner distribution road (nidr)

28/1/17 work on the northern inner distribution road (nidr)

4/2/17 bruce sitting on my keyboard

12/2/17 gus sitting on his frame

22/2/17 dog walking at appledore

22/2/17 lyme regis at night – i notice this was 1/3s exposure so would have required keeping the camera quite still

23/2/17 dog walking at sampford peverell

18/3/17 exhibition at the library about ways to improve the town centre in taunton http://www.taunton.uk.com/regeneration/taunton-public-space-improvements.htm

8/4/17 the rive tone taken from goodland gardens

24/4/17 lyme regis harbour – a dog was running straight towards me as i took this picture but i realised it was running towards its owner who was directly behind me rather than directly at me

26/4/17 cathedral green at exeter – on 28/10/16 there was a bad fire at this hotel – the royal clarence

26/4/17 devon coffee – this is always a good and reliable independent coffee shop in exeter

26/4/17 – exeter phoenix arts centre – cafe area https://www.exeterphoenix.org.uk/

26/4/17 gandy street in exeter

1/5/17 – taunton northern inner distribution road (nidr) – it looks almost finished here

13/5/17 – taunton northern inner distribution road (nidr) at the point where is crosses station road

3/6/17 – whitehall in taunton – the northern inner distribution road (nidr) runs behind the high wall on the left

6/6/17 – waterloo gospel hall in weston super mare

8/6/17 – new building works in st thomas street bristol http://www.redcliffquarter.com/

8/6/17 – still in st thomas street – the church of st thomas the martyr – never noticed this church before but well worth a visit https://www.visitchurches.org.uk/visit/church-listing/st-thomas-bristol.html

8/6/17 – on to the arnolfini to see an exhibition by basim magdy  http://www.basimmagdy.com/a-240-second-analysis-

the arnolfini link is here https://www.arnolfini.org.uk/whatson/basim-magdy-the-stars-were-aligned-for-a-century-of-new-beginnings

it was set up with dual slide projectors showing slides with the images overlapping on the screen

8/6/17 – shaun the sheep at aardman http://www.aardman.com/work/#filter=.shaun-the-sheep

8/6/17 – exhibition at spike island arts centre of work from uwe http://www.spikeisland.org.uk/events/exhibitions/fine-arts-uwe-degree-show-2017/

8/6/17 – more from spike island / uwe exhibition

17/6/17 – fish sculpture in goodland gardens taunton at somerfest https://somerfest.net/2017/02/23/goodland-garden/

17/6/17 – print exhibition at brewhouse theatre taunton

24/6/17 – taunton riverside at old lidl site – now boarded up “save our wildlife, don’t vote tory, votes for badgers!”

15/7/17 – view from northern inner distribution road (nidr) at the bridge over station road – this road was opened on 11/7/17

15/7/17 – view from northern inner distribution road (nidr) at the bridge over station road looking towards the town

15/7/17 – view from northern inner distribution road (nidr) looking towards chip lane

15/7/17 – view from northern inner distribution road (nidr) looking towards chip lane

22/7/17 – bonnie – just under 3 months old

22/7/17 – “the queen” taking tea at jennys in bath place taunton

29/7/17 – there are a lot of things going on as part of “taunton live 2017” – this is an exhibition at the winchester arms public house http://tauntonlive.co.uk/

29/7/17 – more art at the winchester arms taunton

29/7/17 – a mural on the wall of mecca bingo in taunton

29/7/17 – a mural on the wall of mecca bingo in taunton

29/7/17 – an exhibition of “quilling” at temple methodist church in taunton

29/7/17 – political art in riverside place taunton by emma turnbull & robert pritchard

29/7/17 – art exhibition at the brewhouse theatre in taunton – printed fabric

29/7/17 – art exhibition at the brewhouse theatre in taunton – ink photography by rhodri andrews

29/7/17 – art exhibition at the brewhouse theatre in taunton – elephant sculptures by martha white “climate”

29/7/17 – wall mural at the brewhouse theatre taunton “perchance to dream”

5/8/17 – taunton flower show – live bees and honey comb at the honey tent

5/8/17 – taunton flower show – dragon head sculpture made from a cardboard box

5/8/17 – taunton flower show – prize winning hot-dog art

5/8/17 – taunton flower show – lots of prize apples on display

5/8/17 – taunton flower show – these are meat eating plants so visitors should not get too close!

5/8/17 – taunton flower show – prize winning wines – a lot of interesting colours

5/8/17 – taunton flower show – “the queen” taking tea (again)

5/8/17 – taunton flower show – woolly sheep things with wooden legs

5/8/17 – taunton flower show – wicker animals