On 25 June the streets of central London’s West End, from Soho to Whitehall, filled with flags and facepaint for the 44th Lesbian and Gay Pride Parade. A day after the multicultural international metropolis woke to the news of the narrow Brexit result of the EU referendum vote. And a […]
I love the Durham Township photoblog — all the fabulous atmospheric shallow-focus photos of rural Pensylvania. Especially the ones of the traditional county fairs and farm shows. The kids with candyfloss, prize livestock on display, and old fashioned family entertainment. We have those in England, too: things like the Sturminster […]
Billy Bragg kicked off the Cultural Olympiad with a singalong on the South Bank, accompanied outside the Festival Hall by dozens of guitars, whistles, brass, a few strings, tambourines and kazoos in The Big Busk.