Thursday, 8 December 2011

Friday, 11 November 2011

LEST WE FORGET

"IN FLANDERS FIELDS THE POPPIES BLOW....."

THE THIEPVAL MEMORIAL ON THE SOMME, ON WHICH ARE INSCRIBED THE NAMES OF MORE THAN 73,000 SOLDIERSWHO DIED IN WWI AND HAVE NO KNOWN GRAVE

Thursday, 10 November 2011

Sunday, 25 September 2011

Tuesday, 13 September 2011

NEWPORT TRANSPORTER BRIDGE

THIS TRANSPORTER BRIDGE IN NEWPORT, SOUTH WALES, WAS BUILT IN 1906 AND SPANS THE RIVER USK IN NEWPORT. THERE ARE ONLY 8 REMAINING BRIDGES LIKE THIS WORLDWIDE, 3 IN THE UK. THE BRIDGE WAS USED IN THE 1959 MOVIE TIGER BAY.

Monday, 12 September 2011

LONDON DUCK TOURS

A UNIQUE WAY TO SEE THE SIGHTS OF LONDON,THROUGH THE STREETS



AND A CRUISE ON THE RIVER THAMES

Sunday, 11 September 2011

Friday, 9 September 2011

SEVERN SUNSET

SUNSET OVER THE SEVERN SEA

THE LAST BEAMS OF SUNLIGHT LIGHT THE WAY FOR THE APPROACHING DARKNESS

Thursday, 19 May 2011

THE LONGEST PLACE NAME IN EUROPE

THE PLATFORM TICKET OF THE LONGEST PLACE NAME IN EUROPE, WHICH IS IN NORTH WALES

TRANSLATED IT MEANS,

"ST MARYS CHURCH IN THE HOLLOW OF THE WHITE HAZEL NEAR TO THE RAPID WHIRLPOOL OF LLANTYSILIO OF THE RED CAVE"

Saturday, 30 April 2011

COAL MINE

THE COAL MINE WAS ONCE THE HUB OF AN INDUSTRY THAT FUELED THE WORLD

Friday, 29 April 2011

Sunday, 17 April 2011

Friday, 1 April 2011

RICK ASTLEY

RICK ASTLEY IN CONCERT.

IN 1987 HIS RECORDING OF,

"NEVER GONNA GIVE YOU UP"

WAS A No 1 HIT RECORD IN 25 COUNTRIES.

Saturday, 12 March 2011

Wednesday, 2 March 2011

Monday, 28 February 2011

ST DAVID'S DAY

TO WELSHMEN EVERYWHERE,
A HAPPY ST DAVID'S DAY


ST DAVID,
THE PATRON SAINT OF WALES

ST DAVID'S SHRINE, CONTAINING THE BONES OF THE SAINT


DAFFODILS,
THE FLORAL EMBLEM OF WALES

Thursday, 17 February 2011

LOCATION FOR MOVIE "THE BAKER"

THE TEA ROOM USED AS "THE BAKERY", IN THE 2007 MOVIE "THE BAKER", STARRING DAMIAN LEWIS. THE MOVIE WAS MADE IN THE VILLAGE OF GROSMONT, MONMOUTHSHIRE

Wednesday, 16 February 2011

Sunday, 6 February 2011

Sunday, 9 January 2011

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