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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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Going, going gone

The gradual death of a beech tree in West Heath woods, near to where I live, taken over a span of about 20 years. The trunks were each felled by storms and high winds.

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Movement by The Association of Urban Photographers

Originally posted on Streetsigns:
The modern city is a space of movement, flux and flow. Everything changes; sometimes instantly before our eyes, and sometimes almost imperceptibly over time. This year Urban Photographers present Movement, their inaugural exhibition. Association members were…

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Movement by The Association of Urban Photographers

Movement by The Association of Urban Photographers.

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Sweet Chestnut

My first sight and taste of sweet chestnuts was in a hot bag handed over by a street seller in London. I was with my parents, probably visiting my Auntie Jess in Clapham Common. The skin, slightly split by the heat, needed to … Continue reading

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