Hadrian’s Wall

Photo: Ewan Munro, View along Hadrian’s Wall, just north of Once Brewed Wikipedia: Hadrian’s Wall (Latin: Vallum Aelium), also known as the Roman Wall, Picts’ Wall, or Vallum Hadriani in Latin, is a former defensive fortification of the Roman province of Britannia, begun in AD 122 in the reign of the emperor Hadrian. It ran …

London Links

London flag Links related to London, England presented in somewhat random fashion: Time https://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/uk/london https://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/fixedform.html?p1=136 [email protected]@[email protected]@[email protected]@[email protected]@[email protected]@[email protected]@[email protected]@[email protected]@[email protected][email protected]@[email protected][email protected]@iambrianjones Videos MeetupsGreatOutdoorsLondon Hammersmith Bridgehttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hammersmith_Bridgehttps://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2019/apr/11/hammersmith-bridge-closed-to-cars-after-critical-faults-foundhttps://www.bbc.com/news/uk-england-london-47891838https://twitter.com/iambrianjones/status/1117414540176551936 Headlines‘Nature survives in the tiniest corners’: the City of London’s wild heart McGrath Road review – back-to-back to the futureWalkways in the sky: the return of London’s forgotten ‘pedways’Londoners troll New York Times with deluge …

William Shakespeare

Photo: Boston Public Library William Shakespeare (April 26, 1564 – April 23, 1616), England EventsCedar City, Utah: https://www.bard.orgAshland, Oregon: https://www.osfashland.org Recommended Listening Tumult of the times: William Shakespeare’s King Lear – 1606. Catholic terrorists have just been arrested in a plot to blow up the King and massacre politicians and innocent people. At the same …

The RSA

Photo: C. G. P. Grey/Wikipedia, Royal Society The Royal Society for the encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce, aka The RSA thersa.org is an enlightenment organisation committed to finding innovative practical solutions to today’s social challenges. Through its ideas, research and 27,000-strong Fellowship it seeks to understand and enhance human capability to close the gap …

River Thames

Photo: Thames Barrier Park The River Thames flows through southern England including London. At 215 miles (346 km), it is the longest river entirely in England and the second-longest in the United Kingdom, after the River Severn. Embedded Tweets Headlineshttps://www.theguardian.com/environment/2020/feb/27/rewilding-project-aims-give-thames-flood-plain-back Artwork WikipediaRiver ThamesThames Barrier Park Planeta.com

Northumberland

Photo: Richard Luney Wikipedia: Northumberland is a unitary authority and historic county in the northernmost county of England. The unitary authority borders Cumbria to the west, County Durham and Tyne and Wear to the south and the Scottish Borders to the north. To the east is the North Sea coastline with a path 103 kilometers …

England Black Country

Photo: Black Country Museums Wikipedia: The Black Country is an area of the West Midlands, England, west of Birmingham and commonly refers to a region covering most of the four Metropolitan Boroughs of Dudley, Sandwell, Walsall and Wolverhampton. During the Industrial Revolution, it became one of the most industrialised parts of the UK with coal …

Yatton

Photo: End of the Line Wikipedia: Yatton is a village and civil parish within the unitary authority of North Somerset, which falls within the ceremonial county of Somerset, England. It is located 11 miles (18 km) south-west of Bristol. Its population in 2011 was 7,552. The parish includes Claverham, a small village which was originally …

Suffolk

Photo: Karen Roe, Ickworth Park Suffolk is an East Anglian county of historic origin in England. It has borders with Norfolk to the north, Cambridgeshire to the west and Essex to the south. The North Sea lies to the east. Google Maps goo.gl/maps/kqAwDnNgFhWoGjTA9 Elsewhere on the Web southandheartofsuffolk.org.uk Walking festival Government https://www.suffolk.gov.uk Flickr @suffolkcc Ickworth …