Thursday, June 19, 2008

Stairs of Newcastle #2

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Stairs between The Close and Hanover Street, Spoors Warehouse, circa 1841-1844

Monday, June 09, 2008

Blinking Eye Opens

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The Millennium Bridge, aka the Blinking Eye is the world's first tilting bridge and is being tilted, at noon, every day through the summer

Sunday, June 08, 2008

Saving the Planet in Leazes Park

Tynemouth, North Pier, early this morning:

later, weeding the potato patch:

then on to Newcastle Community Green Festival, Leazes Park:

Ingrid Wagner with world's biggest knitting needles; raising money for a breast cancer charity:

Tree face in textiles:

not forgetting, the famous Leazes End at St. James's Park: