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About petecoles

Writer, Editor, Translator, Photographer, Sessional lecturer Principal Researcher at Morus Londinium

London mulberry project

In May this year the Conservation Foundation launched a new project called Morus Londinium that I helped to put together. From now until the end of next year I will be writing regular blogs for their website.  The idea is to … Continue reading

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London’s mulberry heritage

The Morus Londinium project on London’s mulberry tree heritage and its heritage mulberries is now up and running.  We are carrying out the most comprehensive survey of London’s mulberry trees, with an interactive online map for anyone to add trees they know … Continue reading

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Streetopolis moving to Barcelona next

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Streetopolis show

Association of Urban Photographers/ Streetopolis show is on in New York, moves to Barcelona and then to London in October. Details Here: https://cucrblog.wordpress.com/2015/09/10/streetopolis-association-of-urban-photographers-exhibition-autumn-2015/ I have 4 images in the show – on Urban Forest I: Paris

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Remembering Hurricane Katrina by Peter Coles

Source: Remembering Hurricane Katrina by Peter Coles

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Swifts are back

I saw three swifts screeching overhead in our street this morning.  Just about the same day as for the past few years. Amazing really.

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Stalking the Hardy Ash

I will be leading a photography walk as part of London Tree Week on 29 May, to see the extraordinary Hardy Ash in St Pancras Old Church yard. 150 years ago, the novelist and poet Thomas Hardy was working as an architect’s technician, supervising … Continue reading

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