Archives for June 2011

Alight Here (series): West Croydon / East Croydon

About Croydon There’s been a little heatwave in London over the past few days, and evidently those who have suffered most have been commuters on the trains (especially those on the Tube – it’s sweltering down there, I can vouch…

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Alight Here (series): London Fields

All about London Fields I’m presently sitting under a sky threatening to pour with rain (probably no different from 300 years ago); there’s some kind of Reggae music playing loudly over the bar’s sound system, Wimbledon screening live on the…

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Alight Here (series): Haggerston

All about Haggerston and London Fields As I walk back towards home from Haggerston station after seeing my love (that would be Cooper) off to work, it occurs to me that I probably have very little time left in what…

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Dining in the Dark: Gordon’s Wine Bar

Thankfully, my two lovely mates, Nicole and Iain, thought to take me for a cheeky drink at a charming little place called Gordon’s Wine Bar. Located just near Embankment tube (but not too far from Covent Garden, or Charing Cross…

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A Walk in the Park, Regent’s Park

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again, the thing I love the most about living in a city like London is that you can discover somewhere new each day. I’ve never been to Regent’s Park before, but this…

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