The regulations eased a bit this week. We can now met upto 6 other people outdoors and join family in their gardens. Shops open on April 12th so until then this is what our City High Streets look like here in the UK.
Another dry day another chance to update one of my projects. "The Park" is the photographic story of 12 months in the life of the worlds oldest municipal park, Birkenhead Park in Merseyside in the UK. Opened in 1847 it has lived through 2 world wars and now 2 pandemics. After the floodA visit to … Continue reading Down in the Park….
New Brighton is an old victorian town built on the banks of the River Mersey, opposite Liverpool. It has gone through many transformations over the years but in the 1960s it hit a particular highspot. The Tower Ballroom, the remaining brick structure from the country's tallest tower, became the second most played venue by The … Continue reading The Beatles and Operation Big Beat
Had a walk around Chester City in the UK this week with my trusty Lumix. Haven't done street pictures for a few months now but this are some of the images i took of normal folk going about their own business in the run up to Xmas 2020.
Seeing as most houses in the UK appear to be fully dressed for Christmas and to celebrate the UK being the first country in the world to licence a covid19 vaccine, i thought i would get in on the act and post a few jolly shots taken of Garden Centre and shop displays recently. I … Continue reading A few Christmas Images
As we continue our battle with Covid19 i thought i would take an evening stroll around Liverpool, the first English city to enter Tier 3 of restrictions after recording the countries highest rates of the disease 5 weeks ago. I wanted to see how quiet it was with bars, non-food shops and hotels shut. All … Continue reading Liverpool in lockdown 2
A quick stroll around New Brighton last week, lockdown 2 week 2.
Day 2 November 6th 2020. Two days in to our 4 week "virus breaker", this is what parts of the UK high street look like. Dog Groomers can remain open. But just in case, this place is taking no chances. They are providing "takeway" food for dogs as fast food premises can remain open. Our … Continue reading This is what the latest UK lockdown looks like
June 19th 2020 Lockdown Day 88 Some more of my pictures showing Chester City in lockdown. They were all taken on June 1st 2020. A quiet Bridge Street The River was busy with most people keeping 2 metres apart This summer's look Lazy dog Jewellers windows without the Jewellery Grovesnor precinct open for coffee but … Continue reading Chester during the UK lockdown – part 2