Cottage on the canal

Going to be a bit busy this next week taking some awesome photographs – normal service will be resumed shortly. For now here’s a few random shots!

alistairCottage on the canal

Bank Holiday Monday on Ryde Beach

There’s nothing more reliable than British weather, and a trip to Ryde Beach on the Isle of Wight was predictably interrupted by rain. It’s a lovely sandy beach, and only a ten minute trip by hovercraft from the mainland. heartily recommended to any beach lover – just don’t forget your anorak.  

alistairBank Holiday Monday on Ryde Beach
Eton Bridge

Eton Bridge

I have clients not 30 seconds from this bridge. Eton is a wonderfully scenic town, and home to the famous Eton College.

alistairEton Bridge
Caerdydd Canolog / Cardiff Central

Caerdydd Canolog / Cardiff Central

Caerdydd Canolog / Cardiff Central is a Grade II listed building about 200 yards from the Cardiff Millennium stadium. I felt that a cold, industrial look suited this building. I imagine with the exception of the vending machines and automated ticket gates there’s not too much difference between the station now and the inter-war era when the station was built. …

alistairCaerdydd Canolog / Cardiff Central


So I’ve been watching quite a bit of Torchwood – catch-up from having never seen it (as a point of note my spouse has inflicted Gavin & Stacey upon me, so we’re becoming a bit Welsh-o-phile!). Torchwood is filmed in Cardiff, principally the bay, which unfortunately I didn’t get to. The above photograph was one of the more industrial areas …

Hastings pier

Hastings pier

I have fond memories of Hastings’ pier, from when I was a child. I grew up in Maidstone, and we adopted it as our own beach venue! Crazy golf when it was nice, and hours spent in the amusements when it was raining; Hastings dove have it’s fair share of entertainment. Needless to say wet weekends in Hastings led, in …

alistairHastings pier