The English Bridge

This is the English Bridge spanning the River Severn in Shrewsbury. This 1926 version was a rebuilding and widening of the one that was built in 1774. A bridge is known to have stood here since the 9th century. At 220 miles long the River Severn is the longest river in Great Britain, flowing from … Continue reading The English Bridge

A New Hope

A long time ago in a galaxy far far away......................... That's how pre-covid days feel. It's a strange time to be British. The nation mourns the loss one of our father figures, Prince Phillip, while also feeling glad over the easing of some important lockdown measures. Like a mole surfacing after hibernation we crawl slowly … Continue reading A New Hope